Creating documents in Elasticsearch

In this tutorial: Creating a document in Elasticsearch with an existing ID Creating a document in Elasticsearch without an existing ID Individual entries within Elasticsearch are referred to as documents. These documents contain various entries that relate to a single record and are stored in the appropriate index. For example, an index named customers may Read More >

Working with indexes in Elasticsearch

Indexes in Elasticsearch are collections of data that hold similar characteristics. For example, if you had an index of web hosting plans, it would contain several documents such as shared, VPS, dedicated, and reseller. Simply put, indexes allow you to group similar data together to search through those related items. In this tutorial: Listing indexes Read More >

Editing your WordPress wp-config.php file

If you need to make changes to your WordPress installation, such as the site URL, database name, or many other things, you would typically do so within your wp-config.php file. If you are not familiar with the wp-config.php file, it defines the basic configuration of your WordPress site. Think of it as the basic blueprint that WordPress operates on. Read More >

Integrating Elasticsearch with WordPress using ElasticPress

If you’ve ever used Elasticsearch for managing your searchable content, you know that it is incredibly fast and scalable. If you’re a WordPress user, you likely also know that obtaining WP_Query objects can sometimes have a negaitve impact on your resource usage if you have a large database of center to search from. Thankfully, 10up Read More >

How to install Elasticsearch

Elasticsearch is an incredibly powerful search engine in which data can be stored and recalled in real-time. Because of the speed and reliability of Elasticsearch, it is highly recommended if you are searching through large amounts of data on a regular basis. Thanks to projects like ElasticPress, it can also be used easily within WordPress Read More >

Adding a Spotify widget to WordPress with the Spotify Master Plugin

If you are a musician, you are certainly familiar with the streaming music service, Spotify and likely would want to promote your music on there. In this article, we will show you how to embed a link your Spotify profile into WordPress using the Spotify Master plugin. Installing the Spotify Master widget First, log into Read More >

Creating WordPress backups with WP Remote

Keeping backups is critical to your site’s health. Regardless of how safe you believe your site may be, unexpected things can happen and you should always keep backups at all times. In this article, we will show you how to back up your WordPress site using WP Remote. This article assumes that you have set Read More >

Updating WordPress plugins and themes with WP Remote

One of the best things about WP Remote is that you can use it to remotely update things without even entering your WordPress admin dashboard. In this article, we will show you how to update plugins and themes within WP Remote. Updating themes and plugins remotely This article assumes that you have already set up Read More >