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WordPress: WP-Syntax – Pre/Code

I was looking for a simple way to show/highlight the code portion of my blog. The regular <pre> tags didn’t do it for me. It just didn’t look professional. After a quick search, I came across a WordPress plugin called WP-Syntax. “WP-Syntax provides clean syntax highlighting using GeSHi — supporting a wide range of popular […]

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WordPress | Front page displays > Your latest posts – Home Page Link

While creating a WordPress website, I ended up wanting to put a home page link on the far left side of my menu bar. The only problem was that if I created a Home page, meaning yourwebsite.com/home, it would NOT re-direct to yourwebsite.com like I wanted it to. As you can see, my Reading Setting […]

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The anatomy of a WordPress theme

As most new users scramble to learn the inner-workings of WordPress, Yoast really took the time to show a simple to understand breakdown. Thank you Yoast! Source: http://yoast.com/wordpress-theme-anatomy

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WordPress: ‘siteurl’

When creating a WordPress theme, I noticed broken images on certain pages. I am used to linking images from /images/ or /wp-content/uploads, but the images were not showing up for some reason. With a quick online search, I found that it had to do with absolute and relative paths. I usually don’t have to put […]