How to Disable the WordPress WP-Cron and Use a Remote Cron Service for Better Performance

Cronjobs can be used to schedule tasks at fixed times, dates or intervals on your WordPress Web site. A WordPress cronjob could be used to schedule a post, check for updates, or run a backup plugin on a predefined time. WP-Cron is used to simulate a cronjob in WordPress. The amount of traffic to your… Continue reading How to Disable the WordPress WP-Cron and Use a Remote Cron Service for Better Performance

WordPress Plugin » Clear Logs for WordPress Ping Optimizer

A new WordPress plugin, Clear Logs for WordPress Ping Optimizer, is now available. We utilize the WordPress Ping Optimizer plugin ourselves and have observed that its log can grow at an exponential rate. You could easily have thousands or more log entries in no time at all. Now though, you can tame its log with… Continue reading WordPress Plugin » Clear Logs for WordPress Ping Optimizer

Disable WordAds on Specific WordPress Pages

If you want to programmatically disable WordAds on particular pages within WordPress, you can do so with the code below. There are 4 different filters in the above function. Use a combination of one or all of them as needed. Use conditionals to only disable specific types of WordAds on particular pages. For example, if… Continue reading Disable WordAds on Specific WordPress Pages