In a recent project, a client needed a file to be attached to the client notification for one of their forms. Whenever a client submitted a new form entry, an attached PDF with the current terms and conditions should come with the email notification. The site uses Gravity Forms for the forms, and the solution was found […]
General things and issues I come across in my daily work as a WordPress developer. Some useful, some 'doh' moments.
If you make changes to your permalinks, you will also want to create a 301-redirect. This redirects users and search engines automatically to the new location for the content. For example, if you change permalink structure, rename a post category or tag rename a post and change the post permalink accordingly you want people who have bookmarked […]
In May this year the awesome team at StudioPress released a new, shiny update of the Genesis Sample Theme. Among other nice new features they added an accessible mobile menu (yay!). An issue I ran into was how to translate the word “Menu” to Swedish, but the solution turned out to be more straight-forward than it seemed at first. Create the […]
There is an endless supply out there of great looking, cool WordPress themes, one more advanced than the other. Some even enables non-coders to build their own site without writing a single line of code. Well, at least it seems like it since the code is then generated automatically. There is also a huge supply of not […]
MU stands for Must Use. These kind of plugins are always active and are listed in a separate tab in the Dashboard Plugins overview. Why create a MU plugin? A MU plugin is a good place for functionality that needs to be present at all times for the site to function, regardless of what theme […]
Jag tröttnade på att av misstag stänga en fil istället för att spara den när jag jobbar i Sublime Text 2. Använder kortkommandot “ctrl+s” för att spara, men ibland råkar jag trycka “ctrl+w” som är det förvalda kommandot i ST2 för att stänga filen. Inte för att man riskerar att förlora något, om filen har osparade […]