Tag: jQuery






How To Stop a Post Publishing (Without a Featured Image) in WordPress with jQuery

Require Featured Image JQuery WordPress

This week’s post is something new. It’s new in two ways. First, rather than being a mostly text post, I made this first as a screencast. If that’s a speed and format you like, watch away. (You’ll probably need to watch at 720p or better resolution, ideally full screen. First time recording on the new computer made me forgetful about those issues.)


A Crash Course in AJAX for WordPress

Fred and I were just talking the other day about how initially-confusing the way you do Ajax requests in WordPress was to us. Both of us, completely independently, encountered a plugin we were trying to understand, knew was using Ajax, and couldn’t for the life of us tell how. It’s just not obvious when you’re new to all the concepts involved.



Everything You Should Know About Using Custom Scripts and Styles In WordPress

One of the most important things about WordPress is also one of the more initially confusing parts: how exactly do I add my own JavaScript files and CSS sheets in “the WordPress way”? The WordPress way of adding stylesheets and script files has a number of advantages, but it’s also a bit complicated and confusing at first glance. And that’s the reason we’ll cover it today.