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  • WordPress
    How to Create a FAQ Page with WordPress and Custom Post TypesCreating faq with wp jquery
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    In the web world, a FAQ page is created specifically for the viewers/customers, and contains general questions and their respective answers about a particular product or service. This tutorial details the process of creating a dedicated FAQ section in the WordPress backend with custom post types, as well as how to spice up the actual page a bit by using jQuery and CSS.Read More…
  • Web Roundups
    30 Kick-Ass Premium WordPress Plugins and ThemesKick ass wordpress plugins and themes
    The WordPress platform is an integral part of the Envato™ ecosystem. Regardless of whether you need a hand with design or development, the Envato™ marketplaces have you covered! You can purchase premium WordPress plugins and templates to hit the ground running with each new project. Today, we'll review only a handful of the newest and most popular templates and plugins on sale at CodeCanyon and ThemeForest.Read More…
  • WordPress
    Working with Custom Page Templates in WordPressWorking with pages in wordpress
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    In this talk, Randy Hoyt, a faculty member at the University of Texas at Dallas (UTD), will demonstrate how to take a typical blog structure, and morph it into custom layouts. Along the way, he discusses the inherent differences between posts and pages, how to create custom page templates, how to expedite the process of adding custom fields, and more. Read More…
  • Mobile Web Apps
    Mobile Browser DetectionGeneric background2
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    When creating mobile web apps like our wordpress theme series, it is important to be able to detect a mobile browser and serve the appropriate mobile version. Many readers requested information on how to do this in the comments, so here it is! First, we will cover a wordpress solution, then a PHP solution, and then a popular existing solution. By the end of this tutorial, you will be exposed to the whole spectrum of options and well equipped to handle this scenario!Read More…
  • Theme Development
    An Introduction to Split Testing in WordPressSplit
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    Split testing is a way to experiment with a live site and find which headlines and text are the most effective. Amazon uses split testing to determine which versions of their site convert customers better. We'll use WordPress and Google's Website Optimizer to test two different headlines, and find which works best at capturing customer emails.Read More…
  • Mobile Web Apps
    Mobile WordPress Theming: Day 4Preview
    Welcome to the final installment of our Mobile WordPress Theming series! In this tutorial, we will be loading posts and pages dynamically into our mobile web application. By the end, we will have a usable mobile WordPress theme! Let's jump right in!Read More…
  • Mobile Web Apps
    Mobile WordPress Theming: Day 3Jqtouch wordpress
    Welcome to the latest installment of Mobile WordPress Theming. Last week, we created the HTML version of the WordPress theme that we will be creating in this tutorial. By the end of this tutorial, we will have a basic WordPress theme that can be applied to any existing WordPress site. Next week, we will package and finish it. Let's get right down to it! Read More…
  • WordPress
    16 Vital Checks Before Releasing a WordPress ThemeReleasing a wordpress theme
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    Releasing a WordPress theme on a marketplace, such as ThemeForest, where the audience is so large and diverse, has some challenges. You cannot test a solution directly with the client. You need to plan in advance for all edge cases, and ensure that your theme is as customizable as possible. If you're inexperienced, chances are that some things will unfortunately slip through the cracks. Luckily for you, we have drawn on our hard-earned wisdom to help you avoid repeating the same mistakes we made.Read More…
  • Mobile Web Apps
    Mobile WordPress Theming: Day 2Mobile theming preview
    Last week we explored, jQTouch, the framework we would be using to create our mobile wordpress theme. This week, we will pick up where we left off and apply what we learned to create the theme files that we will use to integrate with a WordPress theme. Let’s get to it!Read More…
  • Security
    20 Steps to a Flexible and Secure WordPress InstallationPreview
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    A comprehensive WordPress installation, albeit simple to produce, often requires multiple steps -- many of which can easily be omitted accidentally. How many times have you forgotten to customize your permalink structure? How about adding in a sitemap plugin? What about changing your timezone? If you've installed WordPress more than once, chances are you've missed something. Take the following steps and you'll never miss anything again.Read More…
  • WordPress
    Creating Custom Fields for Attachments in WordpressPreview
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    Custom fields in Wordpress make it easy to customize your theme in a variety of ways; plus, they are simple to implement for posts and pages. Attachments, on the other hand, take a bit more work to implement, requiring you to read through and decipher core source code in order to make them work. We'll be walking through the use of a couple undocumented Wordpress hooks in this tutorial to make this process much easier.Read More…
  • Mobile Web Apps
    Mobile WordPress Theming: Day 1Jqtouch wordpress
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    In my last article introducing Sencha Touch, we discussed approaching mobile users through web apps instead of native apps and the distinct advantages and disadvantages of this approach. This is nice, but what about if you just want to push out simple content to users on their mobile devices and don’t need the sophistication of a regular “app” at all? This is where creating a mobile website comes in. In this series, we will create a powerful mobile Wordpress theme that anyone can apply to their blog to make their site easily accessible to mobile users.Read More…
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