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    Understanding and Working with Posts in WordPressWordpress
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    Like so many examples of WordPress terminology, the term 'posts' can be confusing, as it refers to a post type as well as a content type stored in a specific database table. Here, I'll clarify the difference between the two and look at post types in detail.Read More…
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    The Fundamentals of Building a WordPress Server DashboardIcon
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    People often complain that WordPress is slow. Whether or not this is true depends on many factors, but if we can see server resources inside the WordPress dashboard, then it may give some insight about how well our WordPress installation is operating. In this tutorial, we will be crafting a plugin to show server status including disk space, memory consumptions, CPU usage, and process usage. We will also learn about WordPress cache to avoid querying these metric over and over and we will also cover WordPress cron jobs to generate this data automatically.Read More…
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    Exploring WordPress Custom Fields and Why They're ImportantValidating wordpress preview
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    WordPress' post meta table is an almost totally blank slate waiting for you to use it to power a content management site or a plugin. In this series I will show you various ways to create and update custom post meta fields.Read More…
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    Turning a WordPress Server Dashboard into a WidgetIcon
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    People often complain that WordPress is slow. Whether or not this is true depends on many factors, but if we can see server resources inside the WordPress dashboard, then it may give some insight about how well our WordPress installation is operating. In this tutorial, we will be crafting a plugin to show server status including disk space, memory consumptions, CPU usage, and process usage. We will also learn about WordPress cache to avoid querying these metric over and over and we will also cover WordPress cron jobs to generate this data automatically.Read More…
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    Understanding and Working with Content Types in WordPressWordpress
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    In the first two parts of this series, I introduced the WordPress database and its structure and showed how relationships between different content types are managed. Here, I'll look at content types in more detail and describe the different types of content in WordPress and how they interact.Read More…
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    WordPress eCommerce With Selz & EcwidImg
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    When it comes to setting up an eCommerce website, the natural tendency for most site owners is to go for a custom developed website. However, a much cheaper and easier alternative is to use WordPress. Selz & Ecwid both work really well with WordPress, and in this tutorial, you'll learn how to set each of them up and get the most out of them.Read More…
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    Building an App from Your WordPress Site with AppPresserApppresser
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    AppPresser provides a great mix of ease of implementation with deeper technical control for developers. It uses plugins to integrate with Adobe's Phonegap platform. With custom extensions and additional development, you can integrate with any device feature supported by Phonegap such as contacts, geolocation, the camera or the accelerometer. (Maybe you want to know whether people read your stuff while driving? In any case, theoretically, you could build an app for that).Read More…
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    A Launch Check List for Professional WordPress WebsitesWordpress site migration checklist
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    Before you launch any WordPress-based site - whether it's your own or a client's - there will be key things you need to check. This list isn't exhaustive but will give you a solid starting point for checking your sites before launch.Read More…
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    Getting Started With Amazon Simple Email Service (SES)Awws preview
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    In this tutorial I am going to talk about Amazon’s Simple Email Service (SES) and go over a few ways you can utilise it.Read More…
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    Final Tips for Best Practices in WordPress DevelopmentValidating wordpress preview
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    On the last part of this series we are talking about plugin debugging, documentation and internationalization. The last bricks to building a perfect solution in WordPress.Read More…
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    WordPress Theme Validation, Marketplaces, and ModelsSteps
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    The final aspect of launching a successful WordPress Theme is taking care of the packaging process. In this article, we'll take a look at some of the key steps one should take after successfully building a theme, and preparing to launch it to the general public. This article is ideal for beginners in the world of theme development.Read More…
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    Understanding and Working with Relationships Between Data in WordPressWordpress
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    Ever wondered exactly how the relationships between the data in your WordPress site work? In this article, I'll explain in detail how WordPress manages relationships between different kinds of data and what that means for your site.Read More…
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