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Custom Database Error Page

Custom Database Error Page

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How to Assign a Default Post Thumbnail

To assign a default thumbnail image in WordPress change the highlighted link below to the location of the image you would like to use for your default image and then paste the code below in your functions.php file:

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How to Add Google Fonts to WordPress Theme

  1. Go to Google Fonts and find the font you like.
  2. Click: Quick Use - link below and to the right of the font you choose.
  3. Choose the style and character sets you want and then copy the link in the blue add this code to your website box
  4. Repeat for any other font you would like to add.
  5. Combine links for multiple fonts by placing the | character between the font names ( ex. Average|Spirax )
  6. Add your google font link above your main stylesheet link in header.php:

 <link rel=”stylesheet” type=”text/css” href=”http://fonts.googleapis.com/css?family=Average|Spirax” media=”screen”>

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WordPress 3.4 Features

WordPress 3.4 Features

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QR Code for Your Posts & Pages

What is QR Code?

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Add pdf Filter to WordPress Media

Here’s a function that will add support to filter for pdf’s (or any other supported file type just change the slug)  in Wordpress media.

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WordPress Checklist

Checklist to Create the Perfect WordPress Website

 

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Simple WordPress Admin Customizations

Whether you are just looking to customize your own WordPress site or are designing one for a client – these three snippets will make an impression.

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Custom Write Panels

WordPress Custom Write Panels

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WordPress 3.2

Here’s the list of some of the improvements made to WordPress in version 3.2 from WordPress.org for a complete list visit  WordPress Codex

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TimThumb Security Issue Link

WP Candy: Tim Thumb Security Issue

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23 Theme Frameworks Compared

WP Candy: 23 Theme Frameworks Compared

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Smashing Magazine 2010 Theme List

100 Free WordPress Themes: 2010 Edition

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Step by Step Guide to WordPress Post Formats

Have been scouring the web for info on how to add support for the new WordPress post formats to themes.   I’m not a php coder and was really hoping for something that just spelled it out – what I found were several interesting discussions and methods  (see below for links).

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Enabling Post Formats in WordPress 3.1

Just starting to work with post formats  in WordPress 3.1 
Post formats allow you to display different post types in unique ways.

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SEO Without Using Plugins

Normally, I’ve used the All in One SEO Pack  plugin to improve search engine optimization on WordPress sites – however recently came across 2 separate cases where I needed to be able to improve SEO without using a plugin.  

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Tumblog Plugin Released By WooThemes

WooThemes has released a plugin , WooTumblog,  that will convert your WordPress Theme into a Thumblr-style blog.

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How to Display a List of Recently Updated Posts

Have been frustrated using just the recent posts widget – many times I update older posts with new information and wanted to be able to alert visitors to these updates – found this little piece of code and it does the job. 

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Specific Rotating Image for a Page or Post

Recently had an occasion where I needed to display a specific header on each page of a website project – came up with this after looking around and it worked for me.

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Create a Custom Sidebar for Posts and Pages

Tired of seeing the same old sidebar on every post in your blog or website here’s a way to create custom sidebar configurations and choose which to display on every post or page.

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