Category: WordPress

Connect to a WordPress Lightsail Database from a GUI

Learn how to connect to your Lightsail database from TablePlus, MySQL Workbench, and any database GUI that supports SSH connections.

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WordPress Post Syntax Highlighting with Highlight.js and Prism

There are plenty of WordPress plugins for syntax highlighting, but the ones I tried (and I tried many) tried to integrate into the editor, letting you edit code with syntax highlighting enabled. This isn't what I wanted. I wanted a syntax highlighter to highlight the code blocks in my blog posts as visitors were reading them.

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Add a Link to Your Plugin from the WordPress Plugin List

There's nothing more annoying than installing a new WordPress plugin and having to dig around the WordPress admin menu to figure out where the plugin lives. In this post, you'll learn how to add a link to your plugin page from the plugin list.

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