My WordPress ‘cleanup’ script

I include the following, or something similar, in most of my WordPress projects. It lightly standardises some awkward behaviours, removes some superfluous settings and capabilities which I rarely/never use, and enhances/improves some default functions and approaches. Warning – do not simply copy and paste this into your theme/functions; it’ll need adapting to fit your use-case,[…]

Authorship tagging

Authorship is one of the most powerful (and still underutilised) SEO and general blogging tactics in terms of building long-term value, having a future-proof strategy, and reaping the rewards of increased exposure, engagement and readership. Authorship is fairly easy to set up from a technical perspective, but given that this WordPress theme didn’t come with[…]