How to create a nice looking table within WordPress… using a shortcode and CSV (comma separated values).
A client of mine needed nice looking tables on their site – and they will need to be able to update it without going cross-eyed by sorting through the code. Here's what I came up with.
Can it get any easier to add a table to your site? (Actually… Yes. But hey, this is pretty easy once you get the supporting php in place.) If you want this on your site and need any help, feel free to ask.
Do you consider yourself a basic WP user and are you currently using the TwentyEleven theme? Do you wish you had a sidebar on every page and post?
Good news – you’re getting a lot more design control. First, there is a visual editor built into the new WP version (3.4.1) and second, if you’re like me and you like sidebars to be omnipresent – simply load this plugin and set the options to show the sidebars on all pages and posts. Continue reading →
This is an advanced and pretty specific need, but good to have in your toolkit.
On bbpress 2, if you set a forum from “Public” to “Hidden” or “Private”, then back again to “Public” there is a bug that will hide the all the public forum posts from general users! Here’s a great solution (posted by mjpg): Install the WordPress plugin “User Role Editor” and set the extra capabilities of the user role right there. SOLVED! Continue reading →
We all see it… that Custom Fields area hanging down below the editing pane for each page – but have you used them?
Custom fields are very helpful when you’re looking to create dynamic data (especially helpful per page/post) that you want pulled into your theme. I’m currently using it to color the background and header image for a site in development. Continue reading →
My husband and I were just having a discussion of how amazing two man bands are. (or man and woman) To listen to them, you may not guess it's just 2 people.
White Stripes, Local H, Red Blood Shoes ~
Which reminded me of the following Cigo Man Band (One Man Band) from Croatia. If you haven't seen him, check it out. Both my husband and I agreed we'd gladly dump the contents of our respective wallets into his donation bag.
100+ SMB Blogging Ideas
With so many social media studies showing that companies are looking to up their involvement in social activities this year, I thought I’d help cure that age-old “what should I blog about today?” ques… Continue reading →
Just finished watching this documentary where a man requests and is granted an interview with the Dalai Lama. He is allowed to ask 10 questions. This movie is those 10 questions!
I highly recommend this movie to anyone who is looking to grow spiritually.
I've always heard "Free Tibet" but it really didn't mean anything to me. This movie has changed that and has allowed me to understand and appreciate the amazing story of the Tibetan people. They presented the history very well.
Although I'm sad and curious of the future for Tibet. I'm more aware and inspired by the Dalai Lama's steadfast tenet of approaching any situation with peace. Best wishes for healing to both Tibet and China. Wow!