How to add a WordPress Blog to your Laravel Application

Laravel WordPress Integration

If you have a custom built Laravel Application and would like to add a WordPress Blog on the same domain, you’re in luck because this is pretty easy to do if you follow a few simple guidelines. Of course you have the option of building an entire blog system yourself right in Laravel, but it would be a lot of work to do it right, and why reinvent the wheel?…

Even More Awesome WordPress Fundamentals

Even More Awesome WordPress Fundamentals

This WordPress Tutorial Series has been a blast! We’re learning all about WordPress and how to hit the ground running with our own website or blog. A lot of this is inspired by the indie web. The indie web is really something that resonates with vegibit, mainly that it encourages users of the internet to create and host their own platforms for having a voice. You should be in control of your data and online voice, and the only way to guarantee that is to do it yourself.…

WordPress Links and Images

WordPress Pictures

In this episode of our WordPress Tutorial Series, we’re going to take a look at many things that make WordPress Awesome. First up, we’ll need to take a look at hyperlinks in WordPress. How do we use them, how do we create them, and what are some best practices. Next up, we’ll jump into working with images in WordPress. There are many ways to use images and we’ll touch on some of the more common scenarios.…

The Art of Creating a WordPress Post

The Art of WordPress Posts

You’re ready. You have a mind full of ideas ready to create a sweet piece of content. What to do? Hit that new +New Post button and get cracking! When inspiration strikes, you probably want to create a piece of content that will get pushed right to the top of the queue so to speak, or in other words, to the top of the front page for all of your visitors to see, consume, and share on social media.…

WordPress Toolbar Tutorial

Wordpress Toolbar Secrets Revealed

In this episode of our WordPress Tutorial Series we’re going to take a look at several key components of WordPress. We’ll start by looking at the function of the WordPress Toolbar, which provides a fantastic navigation mechanism for the administrator of the website. Hopefully you are said administrator. We’ll get into various features of the toolbar, how it behaves from the public facing side vs the administrative side of your site, as well as the key links you’ll be using very frequently in your day to day work.…