Tag: using wordpress
How to Create WordPress Shortcodes, and Why I Love Them
Before we look at how to register WordPress custom shortcodes, let’s be clear: If there’s one thing Gutenberg is about to kill, it’s the use of WordPress shortcodes in content creation.
How to Link to Page Content from a WordPress Navigation Menu
Sometimes you want your navigation menu items to link to something on the middle of the page. This is especially true for one-page websites or long scrolling homepages.
The Gutenberg Conversation Gets Spicy at WP Tavern
If you’ve been following the development of the Gutenberg post editor, you may enjoy the lively discussion happening on the subject at WP Tavern.
Beaver Builder Review: A WordPress Developer’s Perspective
A while ago, I wrote about Squarespace. Specifically, I wrote about how good Squarespace is getting: for very simple projects with very few custom feature needs, I found that Squarespace is probably a better choice than WordPress.
Good WordPress Tutorials from Jason Yingling
I recently stumbled on jasonyingling.me, and found it a really nice resource of honest advice from a working WordPress developer. It covers everything from improving page speed to the author’s experience trying to sell T-shirts online. I also enjoy the site design quite a bit: clean, attractive, and content-focused.
“When Should We Not Recommend a Client Use WordPress?”
WordPress isn’t for everything. When we were trying to present our own reasoning on the subject, we came across this very well-thought-through and well-explained Stack Exchange post.
How to View the Full-Sized Version of Any Image on a WordPress Site
Today’s quick guide is a browser hack that I find useful constantly in my work in WordPress—and quite often when I’m just browsing the internet. It lets you view the full-sized version of any image on a WordPress site—even one that’s only available in a thumbnail size by default.
MasterWP, from WPShout Founder Alex Denning, Launches Today!
Ever wonder what WPShout founder Alex Denning has been up to since 2013?