Do you want to display only the parent category for your WordPress posts? By default, most WordPress themes will list all categories associated with a post. However, some users may only want to display the parent category instead and exclude child categories. In this article,… Read More »
Post formats is one of the exciting features that are coming in WordPress 3.1. But most beginners have no idea what are post formats, why should they matter to you, and how you can take advantage of this awesome feature.
Do you want to learn how to truncate post titles with PHP? Truncating, or shortening, lets you control the length of your blog post titles across your website. Depending on your WordPress theme, you may want to display shorter titles than what your theme supports.… Read More »
Majority of the top themes have the quick edit button included, but there are still theme designers that fail to include this simple feature in a theme. In this article, we will show you how you can add a quick edit button in your WordPress posts and comments.
WordPress 3.0 introduces a new feature called custom backgrounds for WordPress themes. This feature will give the user an ability to add custom backgrounds to their site which will give their blogs/sites a unique touch. Even though this feature is added to the core, it will only be activated if your theme supports it. In this article, we will show you how you can enable Custom Background in WordPress themes for WordPress 3.0.
Do you want to exclude the latest post from the WordPress post loop? By hiding the most recent post, you get the freedom to show this content in other locations across your website. You can even add your own styling so that the latest post… Read More »
There are tons of new themes coming out for WordPress every day, but none of them seems to utilize this feature. WordPress developers should add custom dashboard widget with support information. In this article we will show you how you can customize dashboard widgets in WordPress.
Do you want to display a list of related posts on your WordPress website and prefer to use code rather than a plugin? When visitors to your blog have finished reading an article they are interested in, offering a list of related posts will keep… Read More »
In this article we will show you how you can utilize the new feature added in WordPress 2.9 to add post thumbnails easier than before.
Do you want to learn how to display post excerpts in your WordPress theme? By showing post excerpts instead of the full article on your blog, you can help visitors quickly find interesting content and reduce your site’s loading time. In this article, we will… Read More »