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How to Set A Fallback Featured Image Based on Post Category in WordPress

How to Set Category Images as Fallback Post Thumbnails in WordPress

Recently, one of our users asked us how they can set default fallback post thumbnail for specific categories in WordPress. In our previous tutorial, we showed how to set a default fallback image for WordPress post thumbnails tutorial. In this article, we will show you… Read More »

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Dec 2, 2013
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How to Add a Search Toggle Effect in WordPress

How to Add Search Toggle Effect in WordPress

Have you seen the search icon with toggle effect on many popular websites? Take a look at our sister project List25 for an example. The idea is to display a simple search icon, and when the user clicks on it the search forms slides out… Read More »

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Nov 11, 2013
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How to Add a Slide Panel Menu in WordPress Themes

Slide Panel Menu

Recently one of our users asked us how they can replace their navigation menu with a jQuery slide panel menu? Slide panel menu can be used to greatly improve the user experience on mobile sites. In this article we will show you how to add… Read More »

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Oct 31, 2013
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How to Add Dummy Content for Theme Development in WordPress

Dummy Content in WordPress

It makes us very proud to hear that our WordPress tutorials inspire many readers to consider developing their own themes. For the users who just want to tweak their themes, we have a WordPress theme cheat sheet. However, some of our readers want to go… Read More »

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Oct 3, 2013
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How to Find and Translate a Translation Ready WordPress Theme

WordPress Translations

WordPress is the most popular open source content management system in the world. It is used by hundreds of millions of users to create websites in many different languages. Recently, one of our users asked us how they can translate a WordPress theme into their… Read More »

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Sep 18, 2013
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How to Exclude Sticky Posts from the Loop in WordPress

Exclude Sticky Posts

Sticky posts is one of the cool features that WordPress has, but sometimes you do not want to have sticky posts in your loop. In this article, we will show you how to completely exclude sticky posts from the loop in WordPress, and we will also show you how you can take away the sticky feature of the post, so it still shows in their natural order.

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Sep 6, 2013
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How to Add a Smooth Scroll to Top Effect in WordPress using jQuery

Scroll to Top in WordPress

Have you seen websites that add an smooth scroll to top of page effect? This is great when you have a long page, and you want to give your users an easy way to get back to the top. Recently one of our readers asked… Read More »

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Aug 29, 2013
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How to Create Category Templates in WordPress

Category Templates in WordPress

Have you visited a site where each category has different layout? In WordPress theme development, it is a common practice to use different templates for categories, tags, custom post types, and taxonomies. By creating templates for categories you can add specific features on category pages.… Read More »

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Aug 22, 2013
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How to add Dynamic Widget Ready Sidebars in WordPress

Widget Ready Areas

There are times when you want to display widgets on other locations than your default sidebar. With such high demand for this hack, we will be sharing how you can create multiple dynamic sidebars that are widget ready for your WordPress blog.

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Aug 19, 2013
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