My new addiction with WordPress

Over the past week I have been helping others with WordPress.  To be more specific, I have been helping others with their Genesis website.  Since my switch to Genesis, I have become fond of the Genesis framework and the community surrounding it.  The StudioPress community forums have provided me with a way to give back. Continue reading My new addiction with WordPress

Add A Custom Primary Nav Extras within Genesis

This morning while browsing the Genesis support forums, I came across a question on how to “Aligning last menu item to the right“.  I knew Genesis had the Primary Navigation Extra option to add an additional item to your primary menu through the Genesis options menu. Continue reading Add A Custom Primary Nav Extras within Genesis

An Update To The Filter Post Formats Plugin

I recently pushed an update to my Filter Post Formats WordPress plugin.  The plugin is simple and does not require a lot of updates to features unless the WordPress core changes.  This all started after recently switching my theme, then I noticed a small bug within the plugin. Continue reading An Update To The Filter Post Formats Plugin

Moving Jetpack Sharedaddy Links Outside The Content With Genesis

Since switching to the Genesis Framework, I have been investigating different ways to easily add and remove content with Genesis.  I quickly learned how easy it is to alter content and structure with Genesis. Continue reading Moving Jetpack Sharedaddy Links Outside The Content With Genesis

Three Reasons I Switched To The Genesis Framework

I have been working with WordPress as a hobby for the past two years. Having wanted to start a career with WordPress for the past few months, I knew a theme framework would help me reduce the repetitive process associated with theme building.  After looking around for a few weeks, I decided on the Genesis Framework. Continue reading Three Reasons I Switched To The Genesis Framework

Allow File Uploads To A Post With WordPress ‘post_edit_form_tag’ Action

While working on a custom post type, I needed to upload a single photo with a post object. The form element in wp-admin/post-new.php or wp-admin/post.php does not allow file uploads by default. I have seen examples using javascript to append the needed enctype="multipart/form-data" attribute to the form element, but I wanted to avoid javascript.

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Using is_main_query in WordPress

With WordPress 3.3 is_main_query() was included to let the developer determine the main query when modifying the global $wp_query variable.  Before, it was hard to determine the main query due to the number of queries being performed per page load.  This also can reduce using custom queries within the themes files. Continue reading Using is_main_query in WordPress