Types of SSL Certificates and Which One Should You Use

In this post, I’m going to explain the various types of SSL/TLS certificates and under which conditions should you use one for your website.​

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In this post, I’m going to explain the various types of SSL/TLS certificates and under which conditions should you use one for your website.

TLS or the Transport Layer Security protocol is the modern version of SSL or Secure Sockets Layer. It helps in securing communication across servers and user-agents in a computer network.
The most common user-agent is the web browser you’re using right now to read this post.
So, when you see a Secure Green Padlock with HTTPS beside the website address, then every communication between the website and its server is encrypted using algorithms like DSA, RSA, or ECC. I’m not going to explain these cryptographic algorithms here, but maybe explain them in a different post in the future.

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3 Easy Ways to install Google Analytics to your WordPress website

(Video Transcript) In this short tutorial, I’m going to show you 3 quick and easy ways to install Google Analytics on your WordPress website. Before that lets first quickly set up our google analytics account. Head over to google analytics, On your analytics dashboard, click on Admin in the bottom left corner of the screen.

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In this short tutorial, I’m going to show you 3 quick and easy ways to install Google Analytics on your WordPress website. Before that lets first quickly set up our google analytics account. Head over to google analytics, On your analytics dashboard, click on Admin in the bottom left corner of the screen. Continue reading “3 Easy Ways to install Google Analytics to your WordPress website”

Local WordPress Development Setup — WordPress tutorial

To build your own WordPress themes and plugins, its a good idea to build and test them on your local WordPress development environment before releasing it to your clients or to the public.

To build your own WordPress themes and plugins, its a good idea to build and test them on your local WordPress development environment before releasing it to your clients or to the public. Continue reading “Local WordPress Development Setup — WordPress tutorial”

How to create a WordPress theme from scratch — A Definitive Guide

Creating a WordPress theme is a very exciting project, especially when you are curious about how WordPress deals with themes.

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Creating a WordPress theme is a very exciting project, especially when you are curious about how WordPress deals with themes. The current theme used on this site is the TwentySixteen theme from WordPress. I will be changing this theme to a custom based theme I have designed for my site. Continue reading “How to create a WordPress theme from scratch — A Definitive Guide”