My (Ahmad Awais) 2018 Year in Review. I got to keynote at a conference, launched an online course (yay!), built an editor theme suite...
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Nokia sent me one of their lower end smartphone devices, Nokia Lumia 1320, for a hands-on review. I personally used it for about a month before writing this review. Let’s start with the specs. Nokia Lumia 1320# Let’s me show you some hands-on pics Lumia 1320 Specifications# General – Supports 2G/3G/4G SIM – Micro SIM [...]Ahmad Awais
I have had been writing a series for beginners about configuring W3 Total Cache WordPress plugin to speed up WordPress based sites. Here is the link to Configuring W3 Total Cache A quote from my first article Two reasons to start: User Experience. If your site loads faster, your visitors stay happy, your conversions increase, extended number [...]Ahmad Awais
Shortcode API in WordPress is really cool. I already wrote about coding your very first shortcode in WordPress. Today’s discussion is about using your WordPress knowledge in the best possible way. Today I’ll be creating the same three shortcodes we created in the earlier article, but this time we will be coding them through a [...]Ahmad Awais
Shortcode API in WordPress is fun. It helps you create small tags to address a chunk of code. All you do is write some [tag] and it returns the HTML/CSS/PHP code which you have saved inside it. Shortcodes can be used both in the Visual & the Text tab of your post/page editor. Let’s build a basic shortcode. Building shortcodes is [...]Ahmad Awais
WordPress as we know it, is not just a blogging tool, it is a CMS (Content Management System). Most of the freelancers out there use WordPress to build custom sites to entertain requirement friendly behavior. Even a basic CMS based project in WordPress demands for a custom login page in WordPress. Today I intend to discuss how one can create [...]Ahmad Awais
I have had been working with WordPress for over eight years now. I learnt WordPress on my own, did I mention, I have a degree in electrical engineering from a top notch university in my country? When I started working with WordPress, it helped me build amazing sites, from basic blogs to advance and complex privacy based user interaction CMS [...]Ahmad Awais
Attached with the technology we often find ourselves confused over making some very simple decisions. Or should I call them hard decisions? You like stories, I like stories, hell everyone like stories, so let’s start with a story of my own. I have bought over 500 domains throughout my life. The first domain I ever bought was Freakify.com, [...]Ahmad Awais
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I wrote a series of tutorials over WordPress SEO by Yoast at Tutsplus being a Core Author. In these tutorials, I covered an extensive beginner friendly explanation towards the true power of WP SEO by Yoast. Give ’em a try. Article #1 Configuration Article #2 Social Settings Article #3 Final Tweaking Article #4 On Page SEO Article #5 [...]Ahmad Awais
Like many other tech-junkies in Pakistan, ProPakistani.pk has been a permanent fixture in my RSS feeds for many years. I’ve watched them grow from a relatively lowbrow tech blog into a thorough, to the point, actually valuable online telcos resource. Part of that has been seen partly from ‘the inside’, as my team is contributing [...]Ahmad Awais