Blog Archive: Tutorial 25

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

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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October 25, 2017

Show Hidden Files in Mac Finder

At this point in my development career, I pretty much always leave hidden files showing. Problem is, sometimes I need to show files on a new computer.

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