Author Archives: Michael (aka alchymyth)

90 | Show Custom Site Title or Tagline per Page

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to have a custom site title and/or tagline on different pages (static pages only) of your WordPress site; one possible approach: add the code to functions.php of your theme; could also be made into a plugin as it is not … Check the whole post »

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89 | Better Gallery Alignment in Twenty Seventeen

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The new theme Twenty Seventeen shows the right thumbnail image in the default 3-column gallery with just a little space to its right,  which is particular noticable when you post a full width image directly above or below the gallery. … Check the whole post »

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79 | Injecting Multiple adsense Ads into a WordPress Loop

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The versatile code injects for instance adsense ad codes several times into the posts of an index or archive page, starting with a pre-set post, and then repeated in regular intervals (up to a set limit of ads per page). … Check the whole post »

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76 | A Real ‘Full Width Page’ Template for Twenty Fourteen

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To create a real full width page – with no sidebars whatsoever – in your WordPress site while using a child theme of the default theme Twenty Fourteen, program this page template file with the file name real-full-width.php (important as … Check the whole post »

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75 | Featured Image in Header of Archive Pages in Twenty Eleven

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To show the ‘featured image’ of the top post as header image in an archive page in the Twenty Eleven theme, edit header.php in the child theme; change this section: to:

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74 | Alphabetize Category Posts Using ‘pre_get_posts’ Action

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Occasionally you want to have a different sort order in some of the category archives, for example, you want to output the posts of a specific category in alphabetical order. Instead of having to create a category template for each … Check the whole post »

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73 | WordPress Changing Pluggable Functions Without Child Theme

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A new concept (?) – to change a pluggable function of a WordPress theme without creating a child theme. Example – to remove the  post tags output from the posts of Twenty Twelve. Often, these things can be done by … Check the whole post »

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72 | Linking or Enqueuing Stylesheet in WordPress Themes

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There are several ways of adding a stylesheet to a WordPress theme; examples: A: linking the stylesheet (in the head section of header.php) – linking the main stylesheet style.css: or – linking another stylesheet custom.css: B: enqueuing the stylesheet (in … Check the whole post »

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71 | Integrate Pagination Plugins into Twenty Twelve

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The ‘next/prev’ posts links are done with a function in Twenty Twelve; twentytwelve_content_nav(). That function is pluggable, which makes it easy to change it in a child theme of Twenty Twelve. To integrate for instance the plugin ‘wp_pagenavi’, you would … Check the whole post »

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