WordPress 6.1 and WPML: update with caution

WordPress 6.1 was released only few days ago. This new update brings huge improvements from both editor/designer and development perspectives, enhancing the loved-hated-(really-hated) Block Editor (aka Gutenberg) and at the same time boosting WordPress performances by implementing a new persistent object cache layer that automatically intercepts and saves any WP_Query instance. WP_Query cache and WPML … Read more

Contact Form 7 refill & cached pages: how to optimize page load timing

Contact Form 7 is one of the best WordPress plugins when it comes at creating contact forms. The reasons behind its success have deep roots in its technical specs: Contact Form 7 is an essential plugin in its aesthetic, yet very powerfull for those who understand code and the underlying logics. This makes CF7 flexible, … Read more

WPML Browser Language Redirect & Canonical: how to break all your SEO

WPML is the most popular plugin to make WordPress a multilingual CMS: hate it or love it, it still is the one of the few complete suites to translate any detail in your website, making a good job by itself, without the need of any third-party software as, for example, its cousin Polylang. Sito.Express went … Read more

How to build a carousel with Slick.js by just adding a CSS class to our Page Builder row element

We could often need to create a mixed content carousel (images, text, more). A carousel is in fact similar to a slider displaying more than one slide at once. In this post, we’ll see how to add a carousel to our website, by just adding a CSS class to our Page Builder row element. This … Read more