Aman Malhotra

About Aman Malhotra

Aman is a business consultant and strategic leader bridging the gap between technology and client satisfaction. With 15+ years of knowledge, innovation and hands-on experience in providing consultations to startups, agencies, SME's and large enterprises who need dedicated development and technology partners. He has also lead to the delivery of countless web development and mobile app development projects with 100% client satisfaction.

Steps to Fix Error Establishing a Database Connection in WordPress

If you are a WordPress website owner or a developer, you must have sometimes faced “Error establishing a database connection” Error. It’s obvious that you will be concerned but you should not worry too much as there is a solution to that. This problem can be fixed easily as this is a common WordPress error. First let’s understand this problem i.e. what this error is all about? This error is self-explanatory i.e. it’s an error in establishing a database connection. Actually WordPress uses PHP programming language and MySQL database. WordPress uses PHP commands to connect to the MySQL database, gets the information which is needed and then displays it on the screen. The error can come at this time. This error occurs when, due to some reasons like issues with updation of WordPress Theme or WordPress plugin, WordPress cannot access the information in the database via PHP commands. When this happens, WordPress gives the error “Error establishing a database connection.” Some of the most common reasons why this error occurs are: – Wrong Login Credentials WordPress needs the correct login and password to access the database. If they have been changed then WordPress will not be able to fetch anything from the database. Corrupted WordPress files Sometimes due to failed update or due to other reason, the core WordPress files get corrupted. This can happen due to failed update of themes, plugins or the main WordPress software. Corrupted Database This can happen when an unstable or unsafe plugin messes with

Top WordPress Trends to Watch in 2019

WordPress is right now the most popular CMS platform to build any kind of website. Currently around 27% of all the websites on internet have been built using WordPress alone. Hence when it comes to developing a new website for any online business then WordPress comes at the top of the things and choices which strikes in every developer’s mind. Due to this huge popularity of WordPress, so many developers keep on working to improve it further. Therefore, we see many different and new trends emerging each year regarding WordPress Website development. If you are planning to create a website in 2019 then make sure that you use the fantastic features of WordPress and follow its recent trends. Below are some of the latest and finest WordPress trends that you should look for in 2019: – WordPress 5.0 We have seen many interesting trends in WordPress Development in past few years. Matt Mullenweg the founder and creator of WordPress and his firm Automattic doing WordPress development, had been working hard for developing a CMS software for the last 16 years. They have been continuously working to improve WordPress 4.0 for the last 4 years or so and now WordPress 5 is ready and WordPress 5.1 is scheduled to be launched in Feb, 2019. Hence it is estimated that WordPress 5 is going to take lead in 2019. We can expect more big changes with new updates which include the new editor i.e. Gutenburg. Videos With the updated version of WordPress

These Skills will make you a successful WordPress Consultant

An ideal business is created with much determination and perseverance and there is no doubt about the fact that being a WordPress consultant is also a kind of business- done at home! Work at home has its own challenges and benefits as well! WordPress- being the best CMS around the world has become a source of earning without any hassle. As people with average technical knowledge of coding and website development start out with creating simple websites for clients. When they are very much into the designing and developing WordPress websites, then they easily start developing complex websites with WordPress. Is there a difference between WordPress developer and consultant? Well, there is a hell lot of difference between WordPress designer/ developer and a WordPress consultant. In this blog post, we are going to discuss the major skills and qualities that define the success of an expert in WordPress CMS. WordPress is such a creative CMS that provides so much independence and freedom to the users and the developers that they can experiment out with the themes and plugins that are available in the WordPress directory. Not only the WordPress directory, but there are premium themes as well which are available in the WordPress marketplaces as well. 1. Full Control over working hours There are two things generally, which most of the earners feel jealous of when they see their counterparts holidaying somewhere and that is nothing else but because of the nature of the job. When you work at home,

6 Latest WordPress web development design trends of 2019

A website is like a mirror of any brand that definitely reflects the credibility and worthiness of any brand. First thing that any web visitor observes and experiences in the website is surely the colors of the website as well as the layout of the website which defines the ease of browsing the website. It is the design of the website and the whole alignment as well as formatting, either in any website or in WordPress Web Development. In this blog post, we will discuss the design trends that are really making rounds in the web design niche. Most of the inexpert website designers tend to ignore the design aspect of the website because they are more worried about the development aspect, sadly, coding does takes a lot of time. But, it really doesn’t mean that the design of the website is not taken care. It’s all about the looks of the website in creating a successful website. It is integrating the latest web design and WordPress web development hand-in-hand. As we already know that the people are becoming more sharper and smarter than ever and they know well when the website is made amazing with latest design trending in the industry. As the internet is more accessible to more and more people, almost all business owners are getting websites made for their brands so that they are able to reach their potential customers easily. The color of the website as well as the graphics, layout etc. are some of

Ways to save WordPress customization while updating website

Freedom to create unique websites is most probably the best thing that a CMS can offer to the users. There are many features and functionalities that a website developer may only be able to integrate into website with WordPress Customization. For this, every business owner needs to hire an expert WordPress website development company or a developer who knows it well how to create a unique website using coding as well as plugins. In this blog post, we are going to discuss how you can update the WordPress website plugin without losing all the customizations on the website which were made through the plugins. So, you have made the mind that you finally want to update the WordPress website but at the same time, you don’t want to lose any of the changes that were made through the plugin/ theme, of course!   How to save the WordPress customization with theme update? If you are already worried, don’t worry anymore because after reading this post, you will straight get to work and save all the customized features of your website.   Well, we have a great news for you! Your concern to save your dear customized features even after the update of the plugin in your website. WordPress is quite a big CMS that has been necessarily popular due to its independence of customising the website without technical knowledge and fuss. Updating a website with WordPress customization is for the benefits and protecting the website from any glitches in the

Top WordPress Mistakes to Avoid by WordPress Beginners in 2019

Finally, if you have made plan to build your website and that too using WordPress then it is natural for you to become delightful and excited as it will definitely bring more success to your enterprise or business. But in this excitement don’t forget that you need to know many things before getting started. While the platform and themes are there to help you build amazing websites, there are some common mistakes that beginners make which if you commit too then it may result in a bad experience for you and bring stress to you. Hence if you want to relieve yourself from the stress, it is good to know what mistakes beginners make so you can avoid them right from the beginning. By knowing what you should and shouldn’t do, you can save a lot of time during the website building process and also save yourself from a lot of problems later on.   There is no doubt that you may go through some moments of trial and error as you are making your WordPress Theme and WordPress Plugin look and function the way you want them to. But certainly, you can avoid some of these trials and errors by reading below the most common WordPress mistakes beginners can avoid. If you desire to become a successful WordPress user, you should avoid these common mistakes right from the beginning. Let’s start. Installing Too Many WordPress Plugins Having thousands of free and paid WordPress plugins is actually one of the

Top Advantages of PSD to WordPress Conversion Services for Business Websites

We all know that to have a modern website has become a necessity for all businesses today if you want to survive and stay relevant in the today’s digital market. But to beat the competitors, your website should not only be attractive and dynamic but it should also have all the required features and functionalities. Therefore, modern day website developers want to use popular CMS such as WordPress to build their website. Also they understand that to make their website highly attractive they need PSD files created through Adobe Photoshop or other software. Hence the best process is to first build PSD files and then go for PSD to WordPress conversion to get the website with so many benefits and features. WordPress has so many features and functions that can be used to personalize the business website. After converting to WordPress from PSD, your website will get better visibility, higher functionality and attractive user-interface. So many businesses are now competing with each other to attract more customers towards their website. They can achieve this target now through WordPress website. PSD to WordPress Conversion makes their website user friendly having easy to use dashboard therefore more and more businesses are now turning to this process. Let’s now discuss the various benefits which you will get if you opt for PSD to WordPress conversion service. WordPress Websites are Highly Scalable and Customizable If you go for PSD to WordPress conversion then you woukd get a website which would be easy to modify,

What is a Child Theme in WordPress and How It Can Be Created?

Ever since WordPress came to the market in 2003 it has been evolving continuously as per the demand and requirements in the market. No doubt it is the best CMS available to build any kind of website. When we finally decide to develop and run a WordPress Website then some of the developers ask a question – “What are the benefits of creating a WordPress child Theme for websites?”. This just shows that still so many people do not know how to create two different versions of their website. But nevertheless it is very important to create a parent and a child theme for a particular website. It has been seen that most of the people who want a WordPress blog or site and go for WordPress Theme Development choose to use the default themes that WordPress offers but this may not be the best option all the time. Some of the best WordPress themes have minimum functionality and features and limited customization options. Actually, the best WordPress themes are those which are customizable and you may need them to build your website. What is a Child Theme? Child Themes are those themes which inherit and override the styles and templates of their parent themes. As in life too without parents there are no children. Similarly, in WordPress too, child themes cannot exist without parent themes. A parent theme is a theme which is created as a standalone theme. All of the single default themes which are provided by WordPress

Which trends will rock in WordPress web development in 2019?

WordPress has been the favorite of the people from across the world with varying backgrounds and budgets. Whether there are startups or the people with non-technical knowledge and who still want to start up with their website themselves, WordPress Web Development has never failed to create a magic in the website dreams of the people. The best part about WordPress is that any kind of website can be created using WordPress CMS Development. For example: A website which can be for a small-scale business or a large-scale business or even a blog for a photographer or a designer or any kind of hobby that a person would like to connect with the people of same interest. A WordPress website helps the people to create a blog and connect with the people with same interests. Not only WordPress gives the choice to choose from so many options available in the form of WordPress themes but also the third-party themes that are so dynamic and robust that everyone would like to use these themes for best use as well as to give that unique look to the website that otherwise wouldn’t be possible without the help of WordPress web development and hiring a WordPress Developer for customized website is always a great option to get a professional website for the brand website. You may already know the fact that more than 30% of the websites that are all over the world are run on WordPress CMS because of the high level of

Why only a professional PSD to WordPress developer should you hire?

WordPress has always been the favorite of millions and thousands of people around the world who want to get their websites created with much robustness and dynamism along with efficiency, productivity as well as scalability. There is so much flexibility in taking the WordPress website to another heights that one would always love to make awesome website changes that are sure to impress the users of the website and bring in more business as expected out of a great website replete with unique and exclusive functionalities of the users of the website. Luckily, we are aware of the fact that it is PSD to WordPress Conversion that takes you one step closer to the best output that any entrepreneur would expect out of the investment on a website. Isn’t it so? Well, you may think that you have some basic skills or technical knowledge on how you can convert PSD to theme in WordPress or maybe you have all the friends telling you that you can go on with the conversion process just while watching some very popular YouTube tutorials out there, there are hundreds and thousands of tutorials on how to convert PSD to WordPress website. We bet not one will be suffice for you to initiate the task single-handedly.   Because we are the professionals, we know how much hard work, knowledge, expertise and perseverance is put into a single PSD to WordPress conversion of a website for a single client along with the requirements of the clients