WP_Debug is a constant that when enabled will display any PHP errors on the front-end of your site, this is the most useful tool when troubleshooting your site for errors. If disabled and your site has an error you may see a blank screen or content missing on the site but no error message, that makes it nearly impossible to figure out the problem.
Below are the steps required to enable
WP_Debug for your WordPress installation.
- Access your website’s root folder via
- Locate the
- Open this file in a text editor (Notepad++ or Sublime Text)
- Search for
"WP_Debug"and if you find it set the value to true if currently set to false
- If you didn’t locate
"WP_Debug"scroll down near the bottom of the file and add the following code right before the line that says
"/* That's all, stop editing! Happy blogging. */"
define( 'WP_DEBUG', true ); define( 'WP_DEBUG_LOG', true );