Want to sell your WordPress themes? TemplateMonster just opened their template marketplace up for all theme authors to join.
In the past, whenever I looked at the source code for a page on my site, I’d see all sorts of stuff in the head…
It’s time to blog and you don’t have an idea or outlined prepared.
That is the worst feeling in the world for a blogger. When I need new blog post topics, I’ve found brainstorming sessions where I try to create a bulk of ideas at once works best for me.
Regardless of how you do it, here are 11 tactics to generate new ideas for blog posts.
Fitvids is a jquery plugin that will resize your videos to fill the width of the container they’re in. Normally, if you try to stretch the width of a video to perfectly fit the container, the height will not adjust.
In short, adding Fitvids.js to WordPress will make your videos responsive.
In this tutorial we’re going to quickly implement Fitvids with WordPress, so all of your videos can look great at all screen widths.
Real discussion on the internet is hard to find.
Most social media sites are’t designed for discussion – they just incite short commentary. However, the Google plus communities below all do a great job of fostering engagement and interaction.
I love Google+ for the simple reason that I’ve managed to find communities that are fun to engage with and learn from.
Overriding theme styles can be a problem for your users, and you should do everything you can to make it simple for them.
You’ve written your plugin, added it to the repository, and maybe you’ve even done some promotion. Don’t hold yourself back with a weak description page…
There are a lot things you do within WordPress to automate different activities. With the use of plugins you can automate almost anything.
These are 7 smart ways to make WordPress work for you.
WordPress introduced a new function in 3.0 called
comment_form(). With it you can easily filter different parts of the default comment form to output whatever you’d like including added placeholders.
In case you didn’t know, HTML5 placeholders are those sweet labels inside the input field that disappear when you start typing:
WordPress developers have more opportunity than ever before to make money selling premium themes and plugins. The CMS’ popularity grows daily, and as announced by…
Advanced WP Columns is a free plugin that allows you to split your post content into any number of columns with any dimensions you’d like. This is accomplished by simply dragging-and-dropping.
Post formats are an optional way for theme developers to customize the presentation of posts based on their content. For instance, a “status” post may not display the title and enlarge the font size since the post will only be 1-2 sentences long.
What is a theme framework?
According to WordPress.org:
The term “Theme Framework” currently has two meanings:
- A “drop-in” code library that is used to facilitate development of a Theme
- A stand-alone base/starter Theme that is intended either to be forked into another Theme, or else to be used as a Parent Theme template
Wrapping your head around exactly what that means can be kind of hard, so I made this animated infographic to help explain what WordPress theme frameworks are. Continue reading Theme Frameworks Explained [Animated Infographic]
There are quite a few sites that curate and publish news about WordPress, but up until a few days ago, there was a site that…
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