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This was my first WordPress WordCamp, I was not sure what to expect, or what level of WordPress user the talks would be targeted at, what was I going to get out of the whole WordCamp UK experience. My reasons for attending … Continue reading

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We thought we would use the WordPress Twenty Eleven theme and the the Farbtastic color picker to colorize our theme from the website front page instead of the admin area. We have been looking at the $_SESSION variable, so we thought … Continue reading

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In April 2011 we wrote a post on pluggable functions, since then we have been looking at other functions like post classes, which we used in the first release of our photo blogging theme. While loitering over on the WordPress … Continue reading

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Following on from our recent posts on creating different layouts using the post class, we thought it would be fun to apply the layouts to a Photo Blogging Theme. Photo Blogging and photography themes need to be quite plain, as … Continue reading

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As Artisteer users one of the first things many of us do is add code to hide the titles, we often do this for the simple reason that the default fonts are safe and boring, so in this post we … Continue reading

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Tutorials 2010 Two

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For this series of tutorials we need to have a local WordPress setup. This will enable easy deployment of the theme files. This series will be added to over two weeks, rather than one big set of files since we … Continue reading

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We created this theme as an extension to our post on the WordPress Post Class function after our talk at the #wpldn meetup group, we have extended the theme with a couple of new layouts, adding the date icon. As … Continue reading

Over on the WordPress forums a lot of users starting out with theme development or just wanting to tweak a  theme, post topics on changing a theme, these theme changes range from changing a color or padding to creating a … Continue reading

It is strange that there is no option to reverse the display order of the posts on the category page, when we select a category the list is the same as a blog, in descending order newest to oldest. That … Continue reading

This is a short post, the code is in the child theme download, just two files a page and a loop, on the Artisteer forum someone was asking about having a list of child categories in the page body, one … Continue reading

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Tutorials 2010

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For this series of tutorials we need to have a local WordPress setup, this will enable easy deployment of the theme files, this series will be added to over a few weeks, rather than one big set of files we … Continue reading

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This is the first in a series of posts and code tutorials we are running in April 2011, these are Artisteer based and there has been a slight delay, as a new version of Artisteer was released on the 4th … Continue reading

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We thought we would use the WordPress Twenty Eleven theme and the the Farbtastic color picker to colorize our theme from the website front page instead of the admin area. We have been looking at the $_SESSION variable, so we thought … Continue reading

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