Posts Tagged ‘development’

Allground - Responsive Fullscreen Backgrounds for WordPress
2Nov

Using WordPress to build iPhone and Facebook apps

Brad Williams, CEO of WebDevStudios recently spoke at WordCamp Philly showing how they used WordPress as the platform for an iPhone and a Facebook application. You can see the slides below:

Watch the presentation on SlideShare
Spooky WordPress: Disturbingly Brilliant Uses of WP

Tags: , , , ,

28Oct

Stop losing visitors on 404 pages in your WordPress sites!

Ideally, you won’t have any 404 situations in your site. Of course, we all know this is far from being true and “Not found” pages on your site is a common situation that might arise from different reasons, ranging from bad or expired links to simple user typos. In these cases, you can and should build better 404 page by providing some information for them to find the content they were looking for. In this tutorial we will explore one way to build a more friendly 404 page by displaying the WordPress search field populating it with the terms used in the url written by the user.

Read more

Tags: , ,

16Sep

Increase WordPress performance

Extensive article about making your WP site faster. First part deals with common issues in any site, while the second goes more into WP.

Tags:

16Sep

Support for custom post types in TDO Mini Forms

Support for custom post types in TDO Mini Forms

It’s been little less than a month when the modified widget for TDO Mini Forms to support custom taxonomies was released. It didn’t allowed you to enter new terms for taxonomies and most important, it didn’t featured custom post types support, so here’s the entire plugin updated for TDO Mini Forms to support custom post types, allowing the addition of new terms for custom taxonomies.
Read more

Tags: , , ,

13Sep

Automatic browser refresh for Chrome & Safari

Check mockko’s livereload, an automated browser reloading tool for Chrome and Safari. Really useful for coders.

Tags: , ,

31Aug

5 Dark Themes for Aptana

5 Dark Themes for Aptana

If Aptana is your IDE of choice and you love every single feature forgiving any weakness, but your eyes after 8 hours coding just can’t tolerate the default bright theme, this is your post. These dark color themes for Aptana will bring some rest to your eyes.

Read more

Tags: ,

26Aug

Multiple instances of jQuery Tabs

Multiple instances of jQuery Tabs

Back in April 3rd, 2009, I wrote a small script to create tabs with jQuery. Many readers liked its simplicity and asked for some more features, like the ability to automatically rotate between each tab and those were into the second incarnation of the tabs. Many more asked through the comments or by email about the posibility to include multiple instances of the rotating tabs and that’s what this release is about. Read more

Tags: , , , ,

21Aug

Comment karma chameleon

Up until now, I didn’t knew there was a field named comment_karma on the wp_comments table. Roger Theriault has a neat post about using this field to curate and filter comments with AJAX.

Tags:

20Aug

How to use custom taxonomies in TDO Mini Forms

How to use custom taxonomies in TDO Mini Forms

TDO Mini Forms is one of the best plugins for WordPress to allow visitors or users to publish posts and upload files without having to access the admin area. You can select categories for the post, add tags, title, content, etc. However, even after WordPress introduced UIs for custom taxonomies in version 2.8, TDO Mini Forms (or tdomf for short) won’t allow you to select custom taxonomies. In this post you will find how to modify the categories widget for TDOMF to enable custom taxonomies.

Read more

Tags: , ,

2Aug

How to reveal hidden blocks on WordPress posts

Let’s imagine this scenario. We have a group of speakers and we want to show a few lines about who they are and what they do, followed by a large chunk of information. But, we want this block to remain hidden until visitors click on a More Info link. We’re going to create this using WordPress’ shortcodes a bit of jQuery magic.

Read more

Tags: ,

Page 4 of 7« First...23456...Last »