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WordPress

This category contains tutorials and code snippets for Wordpress and include theme and plugin creating, widgets and other code snippets to customise or enhance the Wordpress platform.

WordPress Dashicons Cheat Sheet
30/10/2015WordPress
A quick guide showing you how to use the new font icons "Dashicons" which are the official icon font of the WordPress admin as of 3.8.
Adding Featured Image To WordPress All Posts Screen
16/05/2014WordPress
This tutorial will show you how to add a Featured Image thumbnail to the "All Posts" admin screen which is useful to see what posts haven't got a thumbnail set, or for checking thumbnails quickly.
Good things come to those who wait. Good things come to those who work their asses off and never give up.
Create Custom WordPress Shortcodes
10/05/2014WordPress
WordPress Shortcodes are a great way to add dynamic content to posts, even for non-techy editors, and can be as simple or as complex as you require.
Top 5 Social Sharing Plugins for WordPress
02/06/2013WordPress
In a world where social media marketing dominates the web, not everyone can be a social media genius. But don't worry - you don't need to be an expert on social media with these top sharing plugins for WordPress!
Celebrating the 10th Anniversary of WordPress
28/05/2013WordPress
WordPress, the popular blogging and CMS platform, is celebrating it's 10th anniversary this week and is due to launch a new version of the software soon.
Disable Comment Cookies in WordPress
28/09/2012WordPress
Out the box, WordPress sets some cookies which are not strictly necessary for the operation of the site, and some which are.
EU Cookie Law WordPress Plugin
13/06/2012WordPress
The Cookie Law is a new piece of privacy legislation from Europe that requires websites to obtain consent from visitors to store or retrieve cookies and is designed to protect online privacy, by making consumers aware of how information about them is collected by websites, and enable them to choose whether or not they want to allow it to take place. This tutorial and download shows you how to implement an 'implied consent' notification message.
WordPress Security 101
Out the box, WordPress is a pretty secure platform, but there are several things you can do to harden WordPress security and protect your website.
WordPress Folding Category List
27/05/2011WordPress
Folding Category List is a Wordpress widget that will show a category list that expands as you click into each sub-level. Since only the top level categories and sub-menus of the current category are shown, you will save a lot of space on your sidebar for other widgets. The list can be shown as a horizontal drop down menu or a vertical accordion style menu, both with cool jQuery animations.
Creating WordPress Themes
22/01/2011WordPress
If you're proficient at using CSS and HTML, and are comfortable with a bit of PHP, it’s not all that hard to build a custom WordPress theme.