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Troubleshooting WordPress

In most cases error messages that you get when you publish Helpinator content to WordPress are informative and easy to fix. Except two cases: “Access denied” and “Moved permanently”. 1. Access denied Nowdays there are many shared hosting providers that block WordPress XML-RPC access by default. This is why you get this error message. There […]

WordPress for Online Documentation: How To Use Helpinator plugin and documentation themes

If you missed the post about setting up your own local testing environment for WordPress check it out before reading this one: https://www.helpinator.com/blog/2019/08/27/setting-up-xampp-to-test-wordpress-site-on-windows/ Upon completion of WordPress setup you get to the Dashboard. Go straight to the “Plugins” section, we need to install 2 plugins: Helpinator Quick Publish plugin – extends WordPress XML RPC API […]

Setting up XAMPP to test WordPress site on Windows

XAMPP is an incredibly convinient development stack for Windows consisting of apache, php, mysql, mariadb and perl. You can use it to test your WordPress site publshed from Helpinator before releasing it to public. Head over to XAMPP site (https://www.apachefriends.org/index.html) and download Windows installer. Run the installer and follow steps. When asked for a folder […]