Archive for September, 2016

Friday, September 30th, 2016

Simple Custom CSS

The exact opposite of the plugin I covered yesterday, this one performed exactly as expected first try. Simple Custom CSS

Thursday, September 29th, 2016

WP Ultimate CSVImporter

Here we look at my experience with this plugin in trying to load a couple of hundred posts from a simple blogging system I built about 18 years ago. WP Ultimate CSV Importer

Wednesday, September 28th, 2016

Adding WordPress PoststoAnother Site

When you have a WordPress site and another site sharing the same hosting account you can easily display insert posts into the other site by simply calling a few WordPress functions. Adding WordPress Posts to Another Site

Tuesday, September 27th, 2016

Login with FaceBook/Twitter/Google+ etc

Instead of or in addition to creating your own login system, you can also set up to use API provided by social media sites to allow people to use those logins to login to your site. Login with FaceBook/Twitter/Google+ etc

Monday, September 26th, 2016

Components of a Login System

When many people think of being able to log int to a site they think of the login form. Here we look at several of the other components that any login system will need to be able to function. Components of a Login System

Sunday, September 25th, 2016

Setting up WordPressMultiSite

All of the multisite setup instructions I could find assumed that either you were only going to use sub-domains or they assumed you were installing as the main domain and would allow others to create sites using different domains. One option not covered by the instructions is how to set up not as the main […]

Sunday, September 25th, 2016

PHP 7 Programming Cookbook

User rating: List price: $49.99 Sales price: $49.99 Sales Rank: 2980191 Read more… PHP 7 Programming Cookbook : Doug Bierer: Book

Saturday, September 24th, 2016

WPTouch and WordFence

A combination of WPTouch, WordFence and WP_Cache plugins on your WordPress blog gets WordFence totally confused when you update WPTouch. A misleading error message is produced telling you that WPTouch is disabled but the instructions on what to do about it are completely misleading. For some reason you have to enable and then disable caching […]

Friday, September 23rd, 2016

WordPress MultiSite

This concept looked so interesting that I actually copied the idea for a script that I created. Unfortunately it appears that the way WordPress implemented multisite only works in very limited cases. Find out more about my opinion of WordPress MultiSite

Thursday, September 22nd, 2016

PHP 7 : The Basics

User rating: Sales Rank: 761099 Read more… PHP 7 : The Basics : Steve Prettyman: eBooks

Thursday, September 22nd, 2016

WordPress JetPack

This multi-purpose plugin adds many of the features available to hosted blogs to your own self hosted blog. You do need a account to use it though. WordPress JetPack

Wednesday, September 21st, 2016

bbPress Broken Roles

If you have a bbPress forum fully integrated into your WordPress site then for the most part the new users will be able to use the same role for interacting with both the blog and the forum. There are a few exceptions though particularly where the roles for the two are different. It is quite […]