While I’ve been working on my CM framework, I came to realize how useful PHP’s Reflection actually is during development.
So I wrote two examples: php-highlight, which displays caller source in my custom exception handler, and php-ref, which prints detailed and nicely formatted information about a [...]
Some people emailed me asking me what’s going on with my site and projects. Here’s what’s happening:
because of many theme update requests from my themes’ users (yes, you), my site was generating high server load for the host, so I had to disable some features (including theme update responses) [...]
It’s still under development, but the current version supports all functionality of the Ads mod from “Mystique” so you might as well use it instead of the mod
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A quick screenshot:
In case you’re wondering if you will [...]
So here are the first previews of the WP clone app I’ve been working on the past few weeks:
That demo installation uses sqlite (a portable file database-system), that’s why the slowness and high number of queries (I’m practically forced to do 20 queries just to get the [...]
Use this promo code and you get 4 GB of extra free space (valid for two years I think):
And some older 1 GB promo codes you probably already know:
Don’t know what Wuala is? Most of you are probably familiar with Dropbox, a popular online [...]
If you’re wondering why the WP theme development is moving on so slow, it’s because I started working on a MVC-style WP clone application, and this is currently taking most of my time.
Why? The main reason is simply because I love WordPress, and I’m starting to feel its limits. Leaving aside the [...]
Yet another post rating WordPress plugin
What does it do:
Allow your site users to rate posts (of any kind)
Display the average post rating, vote count or weighted (bayesian) rating within your posts
Display a widget with the top rated posts in your sidebar
A few screenshots:
Download on [...]
The following code will let you use featured images as thumbnails in your custom menus. Paste this in your child theme functions.php file, or theme settings > Advanced > User-defined code:
atom()->setContextArgs(‘primary_menu’, array(‘walker’ => new ThumbMenuWalker()));
class ThumbMenuWalker [...]
This is a short walktrough on how to let your website users upload their own avatars, without using a plugin.
First, define the maximum image sizes (note that we will only downsize, smaller images will get browser-resized):
I’m seeing a lot of plugins that just hook themselves on the the_content filter tag, without bothering to handle excerpts.
Because get_the_excerpt() / the_excerpt() will call get_the_content() if the post doesn’t have an excerpt set, in many cases you get your filter applied on excerpts as well. [...]