Lately, I’ve been thinking that our current method of using inline media queries throughout our Sass partials has not been flexible enough for the projects we’ve been building. While it was simple and allowed for easy implementation, I think it is time...Read More Create Simple Inline Media Queries with include-media
Every site owner who is posting fresh, new content frequently wants to have their content read on a regular basis. It does not necessarily matter if it is a returning reader or a brand new one, (though returning readers are awesome!), what...Read More Displaying Your Popular Posts Using Jetpack
You’ve pushed your final bit of code and crossed the final item off of your to-do list. Now it’s just time to sit back, relax and wait for all of the praise on a job well done to come rolling in, right? Wrong....Read More How to QA WordPress Websites Like a Pro!
The amount of thought and time that goes into designing a universally accepted icon is amazing. Choosing when to utilize icons to represent interfacing elements is paramount to whether users will understand, and seamlessly navigate areas of a website. Previously, website icons...Read More Integrating Font Awesome Icons in bbPress
There you are. Face illuminated by the blue glow of the monitor. You’ve just finished passing the third of three sets of WP_Query arguments to a function that’s supposed to run a loop with the passed args. Except…arg is what you’re feeling right now because your loop…isn’t...Read More You Broke It! Better Error Handling So Your Errors Don’t Suck!
Wouldn’t it be great if the box above could be automatically filled by your Gravatar profile? Tons of services auto-populate your info using Gravatar right? Why can’t my profile information (and social media info) just auto populate in WordPress too!? (NOTE: someone smarter...Read More Don’t Repeat Yourself! How to Create an Author Box Using the Gravatar API
Time and time again I’ve needed to do something like getting the content for a specific post outside the loop. This usually results in doing get_post( $id ); then grabbing the specific field out of the array. It’s annoying and more work...Read More How To: Quickly grab post fields outside the loop with get_post_field() in WordPress
If you’ve ever had a YouTube video continue to play after closing the lightbox it was displayed in, you know it can be a very annoying bug to fix. The below code snippet will fix this issue. This method applies to the...Read More How To: Stop a YouTube Video from Playing when Closing a Lightbox Modal