SiteGround New Client Area and Site Tools – part 12

At this rate, I don’t think that I will need much effort to prove Hristo wrong. I haven’t even started exploring Site Tools; yet, I have already many issues with SiteGround new control panel. Unbelievable or not, even the tools that were great before (the migration) are no more functioning. The other side of the coin is that I will not run out of material for my blog.

SiteGround New Client Area and Site Tools – part 11

Nope this post will not be about SiteGround New Client Area and Site Tools. Why such a misleading title then? Read on to find out; you may even want to consider reading the previous episode of this never-ending mini-series.

SiteGround New Client Area and Site Tools – part 10

Back in the day, I wrote, In my case, SiteGround takes (good) care of WordPress core updates (both minor and major releases). This was before the migration to Site Tools, of course. I thought that SiteGround successfully migrated my account. I came around since!

Want to bet?

It will take me more than a week to go through Site Tools with a fine-tooth comb. Therefore, exceptionally there will be no post this week.

SiteGround New Client Area and Site Tools – part 9

As revealed in this mini-series, the proclaimed plenty of new tools turn out to be the exact opposite. Without deluding myself about it, let me try to find (at least) one of the three FREE backup solutions that were available before the switch.

SiteGround New Client Area and Site Tools – part 8

Fifteen months after its due date, the long-awaited and so dreaded moment of the switch to Site Tools was finally completed. First thing first, let me check if SiteGround did not break anything.

SiteGround New Client Area and Site Tools – part 7

Third time lucky! There is no doubt (this time); after fifteen months, the long awaited and dreaded shift to SiteGround new control panel is finally here. The decisive moment is scheduled for Tuesday, January 12, 2021.

Protected excerpt

By default, post’s visibility is set to Public. One of the option to protect your content is to use the Password Protected feature. Now, WordPress displays a password-protected post differently. In particular, it will not print a password-protected post’s Excerpt until the correct password is entered. How to overcome this behavior?

Post Formats

Many themes no longer support them. Some people actually claim, it’s a largely obsolete feature at this point. Indeed, while premiered in WordPress back in 2011, Post Formats are a powerful feature that is clearly neglected nowadays.

The Video post format

This is how the Video post format looks like in the Twenty Seventeen theme.