A month or two ago I had the pleasure of spending a day with other WordPress developers, designers and users at the WorcdCamp Manchester Contributor Day. As I have been working with WordPress for over 7 years now, and now earn my living from the software I think it is about time that I start […]
Below are the slides from my WordCamp Bournemouth 2014 talk on Extensible plugins. Below are the slides from my talk titled “From Local to Staging to Live Using Version Control and Deployment Tools”.
WordPress provides a handy little widget where you can add your sites tags to a widgetised area and then are shown a tag cloud type format. However the output of this tag cloud cannot be controlled, like it can with the wp_tag_cloud() function. Having wanted to change the output I set about trying to achieve […]
At the end of June WordCamp Manchester takes place at Manchester Metropolitan University’s New Business School Building. I am pleased to able to say that I will be speaking at the unconference with a talk titled “Easy Extensible Plugins”. Back in 2010 the first WordCamp in Manchester took place at the Metropolitan University as part of […]
Back in April I spoke at WordCamp Sheffield about Creating a Better WordPress Admin for Clients. The talk was mainly about customising the dashboard to make the experience better for clients, when editing and adding content. Since then I have managed to put into practice much of what I spoke about in to a new […]
Today I submitted my talk proposal for WordCamp Bournemouth 2014. I have titled the proposed talk as “From Local to Staging to Live Using Version Control and Deployment”. I intend to present my development environment and how I develop sites on my local machine first, all the way through to how the site ends up […]
This is something that I have been pondering for a while now and that is how to allow WordPress users that are the editor role to be able to manage widgets and menus. Sometimes although you don’t want these users to have admin rights on the site they may need to edit the sites widgets […]
View the slides for my WordCamp Sheffield talk. Blog post about the event to follow soon…