How to create & call global PHP functions in CodeIgniter

We occasionally need some common global functions during our development. In core PHP, we can create a file, say functions.php (don’t confuse it with wordpress functions.php). We can include this file in any other file to access its functions. But, CodeIgniter is a MVC framework and it follows Object-oriented programming. Everything is managed in it in proper way.
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How to use hash tags?

How to use hash tags?

Tips to embrace while creating hashtags for your brand

Hashtags are the brilliant way to tag the video posts on the social media sites using keywords and these help the avid social media users to find the videos pertained to that topic with ease and without searching extensively. In order to make a hashtag, you first need to put # before the keyword phrase and add it to the post. Say, for example, it’s my lavishing birthday cake #birthday_cakes. When a user clicks on the hashtag, then he/she could view the slew of posts related to that hashtag. (more…)

What is bitcoin Mining?

What is bitcoin Mining?

What is bitcoin mining?

You might already know that bitcoin is a digital currency that is used for online trades. You can use them to buy products or services and earn them by providing the same. It is quite convenient and also untraceable. You can get started with bitcoins by converting the real world currency or you can start mining bitcoins. Your next question would obviously be what bitcoin mining is. You will find the answer below.
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All about Google driverless car

All about Google driverless car

People, especially automobile enthusiasts are eagerly waiting for another breakthrough invention from technology giant, Google, i.e. Google driverless car. This does not have any steering wheel, pedals and brakes. This has two seats and a little space for putting the luggage and helps two people at a time to reach the destination without human intervention. All you need to do is to set the destination in the smartphone, press the start button, then it takes you to the destined location at a brisk pace. (more…)

Importance of website for businesses

Importance of website for businesses

For running any business (small or large), it is important that world must know about it. In old times, when telephone was not a common thing which everyone could afford, vendors used to sell their products in local markets and promote it only through physical methods like leaflets, advertisement boards etc. After some time, telephone became popular and common thing and it became the necessity of any business as it is the major medium of communication between vendor and customer. As the time move, emails came and became a must thing.
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Make Clickable Things Look Clickable

Make Clickable Things Look Clickable

This is really a no-brainer but nevertheless important, and actually something a lot of sites get wrong.

Imagine that you have an affiliate site for the travel industry. You write beautiful articles which vividly describes exotic places where people could spend their holidays. Sprinkled in the text you have affiliate links to traveling agencies, which in case you didn’t know, have pretty decent kick-backs on refered customers that leads to a sale.
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Enabling Logo support in wordpress custom theme

WordPress has an inbuilt logo support. All we need to do is enable it in our custom theme.

function theme_prefix_setup() {
    add_theme_support( 'custom-logo', array(
        'height' => 100,
        'width' => 400,
        'flex-height' => true,
        'flex-width' => true,
        'header-text' => array( 'site-title', 'site-description' ),
    ) );
}
add_action( 'after_setup_theme', 'theme_prefix_setup' );

Add the above code to functions.php file of your theme. The 2nd argument is optional. This will show an option in admin panel (Appearance > Customize > Site Identity) to upload logo for your website. Your admin panel work is done. (more…)

How to add website on Google Webmaster or Search console

How to add website on Google Webmaster or Search console

Google Webmaster tool is an interface provided by Google. This tool is used by website owners or webmasters to manage their websites.When you add,  verify and configure your website on google webmaster, it will be automatically added to search engine. This means google now knows your website much better than just submitting it through url submission. (more…)