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Creating Custom Titles for Advanced Custom Fields Flexible Content Blocks

Loren Wright • March 28, 2017

Advanced Custom Fields is a great tool for creating custom content areas within WordPress sites. With the Flexible Content field type in ACF, developers are able to create layouts that can be reused and restructured from…

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How to List Posts in a Taxonomy by Year

Buttons Kavanagh • March 19, 2017

Listing posts by taxonomy term is a common feature requested when displaying blog posts. Sometimes you also want to separate those posts in sections by their year like this: 2017 News 2017 News Post 2017 News…

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Formidable: Populate select field with a post type

Sarah Berg • March 9, 2017

Setting up options in formidable is easy if you know what your options are.  There are times tho that the list is dynamic and we want to keep it up to date as the site updates….

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WordPress Related Posts Section

Ashley Wright • March 1, 2017

Are you searching for a way to display related blog posts in WordPress? Perhaps they are connected by one or multiple taxonomies? Look no further.  The answer lies in a fairly straightforward and flexible WordPress query….

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Making WordPress Logins More Secure

Caleb Szydlo • February 27, 2017

Most WordPress sites follow a common url for the admin login and core directories. Since this is predictable, bots and other automated tasks can go to the /wp-admin or /wp-login.php and bombard the login with common…

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WordPress User Profiles with Frontend Editing and Custom User Fields

Laurel Johnson • February 6, 2017

In this post, we’ll create custom WordPress user profiles that users can update from the frontend of your site. We’ll be using a well-maintained WordPress plugin called Theme My Login (TML) that gives you a head start on…

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Is your WordPress site hacked?

Darren Hagen • February 3, 2017

Is your site built in WordPress and suddenly very slow? Are messages or content showing up in the header or footer of your WordPress website and are not supposed to be there? Or are you just…

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Visual Composer: vc_map field examples

Sarah Berg • January 13, 2017

There’s a few things missing to the documentation for Visual composer, like samples of how to use each field type.  Some of these are probably pretty intuitive, but we figured we’d make some example for each as…

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Creating Multiple Post-Type Specific Search Results in WordPress

Ashley Wright • January 9, 2017

There may come a time when you need to build out multiple types of searches on your WordPress website. For example, you might want to have a general search in the header and a blog posts…

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Adding Taxonomy Terms to Custom Post Type URLs

Laurel Johnson • December 12, 2016

Adding taxonomy terms to custom post type URLs takes a bit of extra work but it can be done with the right combination of settings and rewrite rules. Here’s a common scenario we encounter.  We have a…

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How to create a WordPress Custom Post Type (CPT) Without A Plugin

Loren Wright • December 1, 2016

By now, you already know that WordPress is a powerful Content Management System (CMS). But, did you know that WordPress is used by over 25.6% of all websites in the world? That’s an impressive number! Out…

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Creating a WordPress admin ‘user’ when you only have database (mysql) access

Darren Hagen • November 21, 2016

Recently we had a client contact us because they couldn’t access the dashboard of their WordPress site. Sometimes this happens because of lost credentials, database corruption, or maybe due to a website hack. In this case…

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Enqueueing Scripts in WordPress: Pre-registered Scripts, No-Conflict Mode and How to Fix jQuery UI Dependencies

Laurel Johnson • November 11, 2016

WordPress comes pre-loaded with lots of common scripts – jQuery, Masonry, Underscore.js and more – and they’re all there waiting in the wings, ready for you to call them into action. Obviously no one wants their…

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How to list posts in a custom post type by taxonomy term

Ashley Wright • November 10, 2016

Have you ever wanted to list out posts arranged by a taxonomy term associated with that post? This is something that I recently ran into when trying to create a select drop down list of hospital…

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Ajax requests in WordPress

Sarah Berg • November 7, 2016

There are many reasons to use Ajax on a website as it allows the content to load into the page as needed.  In the past i’ve always made a separate file for handling all these things,…

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