FAQ

The most frequently asked question we get

Do I still need a child theme?

If in your child theme the only file you are using is functions.php or if you're using it to add custom CSS, HTML or Javascript, then you could quite easily replace the child theme with this...

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By Verdi Heinz

updated about 2 months ago

Do I lose my custom snippets when I update my theme or WordPress?

Snippets of any type you add using this plugin are stored completely independently from the theme, and so will not be affected when you update or change your theme. 💖 Buy Code Snippets Pro - 🌲 ...

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By Verdi Heinz

updated about 2 months ago

Can I use Code Snippets to insert a tracking code / pixel?

Yes you can. Google Analytics, Microsoft Clarity, Facebook Pixel or any other tracking code can easily be added to your snippet library without needing any other plugin. Please see the following...

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By Verdi Heinz

updated about 2 months ago

Will using Code Snippets affect my Page Speed?

The number of snippets should make little difference, as they are all fetched in the same SQL query. Also, you can minify all CSS and HTML Snippets in settings: Please be aware that all your CSS,...

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By Verdi Heinz

updated about 2 months ago

How do I insert snippets into the post text editor?

Snippets that you add to this plugin are not meant to be inserted into the text editor. Instead.. PHP Snippets are run on your site just as if they were added to your functions.php file. CSS...

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By Verdi Heinz

updated about 2 months ago

What actually happens after creating a specific Snippet Type?

Depending on what Snippet Type you're using and what options you've chose, this is what actually happens to them. PHP Snippets are run on your site just as if they were added to your functions.php...

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By Verdi Heinz

updated about 2 months ago

Can I search and replace text inside the code editor?

The code editor supports several search and replace commands, accessible through keyboard shortcuts: Ctrl-F / Cmd-F – Begin searching Ctrl-G / Cmd-G – Find the next instance of the search...

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By Verdi Heinz

updated about 2 months ago

Will I lose my snippets if I change the theme or upgrade WordPress?

No, the snippets are stored in the WordPress database, independent of the theme and unaffected by WordPress upgrades. 💖 Buy Code Snippets Pro - 🌲 Help us plant Trees - 🏡 Back to the Home Page

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By Verdi Heinz

updated about 2 months ago

Can the plugin be completely uninstalled?

If you enable the ‘Complete Uninstall’ option on the plugin settings page, Code Snippets will clean up all of its data when deleted through the WordPress ‘Plugins’ menu. This includes all of the...

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By Verdi Heinz

updated about 2 months ago

Can I copy snippets that I have created to another WordPress site?

Yes! You can individually export a single snippet using the link below the snippet name on the ‘Manage Snippets’ page or bulk export multiple snippets using the ‘Bulk Actions’ feature. Snippets can...

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By Verdi Heinz

updated about 2 months ago

Can I export my snippets to PHP for a site where I’m not using the Code Snippets plugin?

Yes. Click the checkboxes next to the snippets you want to export, and then choose Export to PHP from the Bulk Actions menu and click Apply. The generated PHP file will contain the exported...

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By Verdi Heinz

updated about 2 months ago

Can I run network-wide snippets on a multisite installation?

Yes. You can run snippets across an entire multisite network by Network Activating Code Snippets through the Network Dashboard. You can also activate Code Snippets just on the main site, and then...

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By Verdi Heinz

updated about 2 months ago

Where are the snippets stored in my WordPress database?

Snippets are stored in the wp_snippets table in the WordPress database. The table name may differ depending on what your table prefix is set to. 💖 Buy Code Snippets Pro - 🌲 Help us plant Trees...

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By Verdi Heinz

updated about 2 months ago

Where can I go if I need Help / Support?

In order to keep our pricing low, we invest in High Quality Documentation Please make sure the answer is not already there. Anything you can do find the solution yourself, actually helps us focus...

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By Verdi Heinz

updated about 2 months ago

Where do I suggest new features?

First of all, thank you so much for even asking! 💖 We really appreciate any and all suggestions that might help make our product better for all users. We have three ways for you to do this. Choose...

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By Verdi Heinz

updated about 2 months ago

How can I help contribute to the development of the Code Snippets plugin?

First of all… we love you for even asking! The best way to contribute to the code is to fork the repository on GitHub and send a pull request. Of you just mean to share a feature suggestion ,...

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By Verdi Heinz

updated about 2 months ago