Digital Raindrops Colorizer


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

WordPress Twenty Eleven Pluggable


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

Resize the Twenty Eleven Theme


We have seen a number of solutions to resize the WordPress twenty eleven theme, there are a number of considerations when resizing the theme, like the built in headers and content area, we thought we would add our own solution … Continue reading

Keyboard Navigation for WordPress Posts

One of the topics on the WordPress Forum asked about adding a snippet of JQuery to a theme, the snippet of code was to navigate the posts using the left and right arrow keys. We were able to quickly create … Continue reading

Live CSS Stylesheet Editing


Sometimes we may have a small style change we want to try for our live website, it would be nice if this could be done without editing the stylesheet, saving, adjusting, saving again, and forgetting what the values were before we started. … Continue reading

WordPress Post Class


There are many themes that offer magazine style layouts for the WordPress platform, we thought it would be fun to create a twenty eleven child theme with some different layouts, we have also created a child theme download so you … Continue reading

One Click WordPress Child Theme


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

WordPress Prezi Presentation


Prezi is an online and offline presentation package that came to our notice while watching the BBC television programme click online. Before we joined and created our first presentation, we searched the WordPress Plugin directory for a way to embed … Continue reading

Understanding WordPress Excerpts


A number of WordPress users find themselves over on the WordPress Forum looking for a code solutions to show excerpts and not full posts on the home page of their website, there are many different theme, and some have options … Continue reading