Blog Archive: Tutorial 26

How-to's and step-by-steps and that sort of thing.

October 11, 2019

Recolor a Product with One Image and an HTML Color Input

I decided to write this article after reading a post today from CSS-Tricks called Two Images and an API: Everything We Need for Recoloring Products. I thought I'd share this technique for recoloring a product with only 1 image!

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March 5, 2019

Custom Fields in Yoast SEO Page Titles

Inevitably, we're going to need to add some custom fields to custom post types. Recently, we ran into a situation where we needed to add content from a custom field into the page title of a post type. We wanted to add location information (city and state) in the page title for a post type that has locations for each post.

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February 28, 2019

WordPress 101: Creating Your First Theme

Marcus takes us through the essentials of getting started with WordPress theming - from what files you need to what needs to be in those files.

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February 20, 2019

How to Add Stripe Payments to WooCommerce

One of the best (and easiest to set up) payment gateways is called Stripe. Stripe is a payment processing service that doesn't have any monthly fees, acts as a payment gateway AND merchant account, and only charges a small percentage per transaction.

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February 18, 2019

WordPress DEMO: Instagram Feed plugin

The Instagram Feed plugin provides WordPress site builders the ability to add their Instagram posts to their websites without writing any code!

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October 3, 2018

Create a Javascript Object Array from URL Parameters

Passing information from one page to another can be tedious. Does the information need to be stored in localStorage? In a cookie? How will it be accessed by javascript? Can it only be accessed by a backend language like PHP?…

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August 23, 2018

A Quick Illustrator Wave

So, my buddy TJ (@tjrogers82) and I were talking about just how – surprisingly – difficult it is to create a smooth wave shape in Illustrator. He came up with this clever idea that I wanted to

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May 3, 2018

Disable Emails Sending from WordPress in Development

You don't want to send emails from your site to users twice - once from the live version and once from the development version. What you need to do is stop your local site from sending emails!

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January 8, 2018

Top CodePen Post of 2017

Just a few days ago, CodePen released its top pens and posts of 2017. I was surprised to see one of my posts not only in the top 20, but in the top 10 posts of the year!

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December 20, 2017

Style Previous Sibling Elements with CSS

After having to look this up a couple of times now, I figured I'd share my approach. While you currently can't technically style previous sibling elements, I've figured out a pretty handy workaround.

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