Category Archives: WordPress

Custom header on plugin page at WordPress.org

A few days ago Automattic added a very nice feature for all plugin pages on WordPress.org. Plugin developers are now able to control the header image on the plugin page. Matt describes this function on WordPress development updates. He also … Continue reading

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Make sure that you are ready for WordPress 3.2

WordPress 3.2 will soon be released and at the same time the requirements for WordPress will be higher than for previous versions. The new requirements are: PHP version 5.2.4 or greater MySQL version 5.0 or greater How do I know … Continue reading

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The Ultimate WordPress Cheatsheet [Infographic]

Tech king has put together a nice infographic that you can use if you work with WordPress themes. It covers the anatomy of WordPress theme, a template checklist, include tags, template tags and other useful information.

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Easy Excerpt is updated to version 0.3.0

My WordPress plugin Easy Excerpt which you can use to changed the appearance of your excerpts is now updated to version 0.3.0. New in this version: Added license information Made plugin ready for translation Added Swedish translation

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Add a custom default avatar to your WordPress site

WordPress have a built in support for gravatars which means that WordPress will automatically fetch the avatar associated with the commenting users email address. If the email address is not associated with an avatar WordPress will display a default avatar. … Continue reading

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Only include Contact Form 7 javascript and CSS when needed

The Contact Form 7 is a great WordPress plugin for adding contact forms to your site. The plugin is very easy to use and make nice contact forms with. The bad news is that the plugin includes javascript and CSS … Continue reading

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WordPress plugins – Types and statuses

WordPress plugins is what gives WordPress the extra power and enables you to extend the functionality of WordPress so that you can do more or less anything you like. At the time of writing this post almost 14 thousand plugins … Continue reading

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Cache data with WordPress Transient API

With WordPress transient API you can cache data in the database by giving it a unique identifier and an optional expire time after it will be deleted. There are basically three functions in this API. $transient – a unique identifier … Continue reading

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How to modify WordPress favorite actions menu

Since WordPess 2.7 there is a drop-down menu in admin that displays links to common actions. I don’t know the official name for it so I will just call it favorite actions menu. The problem with this menu is that … Continue reading

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