house

tldr: they’re called properties You know the most frustrating thing ever as a dev? (Even more frustrating than having to name things?) Not knowing the right search terms. I was trying to figure out how to have one of those…

WordCamp LA

On September 11, 2010, WordCamp LA happened at Loyola Marymount University, in Westchester, Los Angeles, CA. WordCamp is a conference that has presentations about all things WordPress. Oh… and guess what? I was one of the presenters! My presentation was…

sandy footprint

For the last few weeks, we’ve been talking about the header of your website. So what’s next? Well, there’s the content section of you website, which changes on every page, and the sidebar, which can get complicated as well. So…

snow monkeys

By now, your header’s rockin’, I just know it. You know how to put a cool background on it, use one of WordPress’ built-in functions to put all your pages in the navigation, make your list of pages display nicely…

road

Last week in my coding series, we discussed headers. More specifically, we discussed how to put a gorgeous logo onto your header, using the background attribute in CSS. It’s a wonderful start, but there’s far more to headers than that,…

botan rice candy

If you’ve been reading my posts about coding the last few weeks, then you’re pretty much ready to deal with any of the PHP that you come across in a WordPress theme. Heck, maybe you’re even ready to write your…

hangman

Have you ever played hangman? I used to, all the time. Especially when I was bored, and didn’t have a book to read or anything else to do. This was before the 24/7 connection of computers and iPhones, of course.…