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How to cancel Wordpress' action/filter when using OOP with anonymous callback

Most of the wordpress plugins I found is functions based, for example, the offical akismet plugin function akismet_init() { global $wpcom_api_key, $akismet_api_host, $akismet_api_port; // ...
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Wordpress Footer Widget Processing

I made a sidebar in wordpress and have widgets in it, I want to process them one by one so that I can set their locations in theme according to me. Example: If I have a 3 widget in my footer ...
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Share common libraries across multiple themes/plugins

What is the best way to integrate a common library (like a framework) across multiple WordPress themes and plugins? Try to answer this from the library developer point of view. Keep in mind that this ...
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HTML to WORDPRESS [closed]

I am very very new at this but would like to expand my creativity. I would like to design/build my own wordpress. Because this is a huge task I have read that first designing the page with just html ...
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Is there a way to display hidden chars / unvisible chars in editor like ENTER and LINEFEED?

I am looking for a Wordpress addon or way to show unvisible characters while editing. Explicit to avoid getting Carrage Return Linefeed problems and spaces.
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Custom blogroll-like section

I'm developing a wordpress.org site with a newspaper custom theme. I have a sidebar section named 'Opinion' working like a blogroll: a list of posts with title and author; the most recent post is at ...
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Work on theme files on a server & browser preview before installing it

A friend of mine who has got a live Wordpress website has bought a new theme. Before he's going to install and use it, he would like to adapt the theme's styles to his current web design. I uploaded ...
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Restrict CSS on one page

I have my site: http://theapkstore.com . On the homepage I've added a slider. And reduced the top margin of widget which says "Welcome to my site". The homepage looks fine but then when I open any one ...
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Need Help Creating a Multi-Step, Video-Guided Enrollment Site

I have a distinct idea, and the beginnings of some ideas of how to implement it, but I find myself already spiraling off into research tangents and side-paths that can't possibly be healthy, so I ...
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change backend header options

Wordpress is offering backend pages for header and background under the design tab, which can be activated inside functions.php. Is it possible to customize that options? For example I would like to ...
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My blog has a design issue.

My blog has been getting a good visitors these days. I have used linkwithin add ons to show related posts. But the problem is it is showing related posts in even homepage. Is there any way to not to ...
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How to control WordPress Search Behavior?

I'm developing a website using WordPress and I need to make a totally customized theme. Everything seem to work well until I found something wrong at search result which doesn't match with customer ...
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Create a child Theme or custom Theme

I am new in WP but I 've good knowledge of HTML and CSS. However, my PhP knowledge merely covers some basics. I also have good knowledge of Joomla but I wanted to give WP a chance. I need to make a ...
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Display Headings on Index page in different font sizes

The index page of any wordpress blog has a same size of font in their heading. Can't we tailor size of headings by ourselves for each post? If we change it by CSS, every heading will be changed. Or ...
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How to change format of file link (<a url=“file_link”> Name </a>) when insert from media uploder

I want change some default wordpress functionality. From Media library when we select a file and press "Insert into page" (other than image file) It inserts in format <a url="file_link"> Name ...
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Howto accurately position images with maximum flexibility?

I got a request to develop the following design with Wordpress: http://imm.io/DLrl (design is pixelated by me for the purpose of privacy). As you can see there is a pretty random structure of image ...
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Creating a Link Text like Submit Button in Admin Page

I'm making an admin page for my plugin and I'd like to make a text link designed like the form button of admin pages. I tried this but didn't work well. <a href="" cless="button-primary" ...
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Archiving annual festival site

I have a query regarding managing a wordpress setup, I am sure others have been in a similar situation and was wondering what would be the best solution. I manage an annual festival's website, each ...
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Template for individual post designs

I browsed through the suggested posts, and couldn't find anything that was exactly answering my question. I apologize in advance if I'm reposting something obvious here, but there you have it. I want ...
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What is the best way to manage small blocks of content on my home page?

Excuse the newbie question. I have a home page that has 2 sections on it. None of these sections are the 'blog' which is in another section of the site. I suppose I'm looking for another way of ...
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PageLines theme: how to change the background color of the main content vs. entire page?

I use PageLines free version, with WordPress 3.3.1, for this website: http://new.teleosis.org/?page_id=76 I want the background color of the whole page to be light green, and the background color of ...
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WordPress with PageLines theme: how to change the background color of a page? [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: PageLines theme: how to change the background color of the main content vs. entire page? I use PageLines free version, with WordPress 3.3.1, for this website: ...
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Distribute post content through several divs [closed]

I would like to distribute the content in a post through several divs. Much like a word processor distributes content through pages. Any ideas?
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Graphic design changes on Staging before moving to Production?

I have a Development, Staging and Production workflow for my WordPress site. I am fairly strict about any structural work to be done on the site being done in Staging first, then migrated to ...
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Using categories on navigation bar instead of pages

Check this url (www.linuxstall.com). The top navigation bar has one page (about us). I want the categories there, not pages. How can I do that?
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Collaborative question/answer plugin for WordPress

I am looking for a collaborative question/answer plugin built in the same sort of style as StackOverflow. Features I am looking for: Profiles Index of questions with search by tag/title/contents ...
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Using taxonomies to handle layout?

I need some tools to handle page/post layout in some specific cases -- for example, some post should render post thumbnail on the right side (not left), some "related post" item should not be linked ...
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When calling wp_title(), do you have to create some kind of “title.php” file?

... or does wp_title() already handle the various contexts in your blog? This could clarify for me how I can achieve a reusable index.php file without having all the conditional statements inside it ...
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Why are theme templates organized as multiple point of entry PHP files instead of reusing your theme's index.php?

I've started to develop my own theme in the past couple weeks (and extracting WP functionality here and there in the past year), and I'm finding the structure of the WP templates awful redundant. ...
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Applying OO patterns and principles to plugin development

I'm busy writing my first plugin, using PHP 5.3.5. I come from a C# environment, and I must say I'm more than happy with the level of support for good, solid OOP techniques in PHP. However, I'm a ...
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How can I set a post thumbnail image without making a featured image?

When I set a featured image, it is allways on the upper left corner of the post. Sometimes, like in this example post, I only have very few text and one image. But this image should not be on the ...
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Isn't the way posts are displayed very unefficient?

I'm pretty much a WP newbie, and I've noticed that in a lot of themes, there is the exact same code for displaying posts in three different places (single.php, archive.php, index.php etc) This just ...
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Converting dreamweaver to WordPress

I created a WordPress site than needs a much needed facelift and I want to work with a designer who uses dreamweaver. We looked at tweaking my existing WordPress site but it would require coding ...
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Constructing a Pay to Download music website with wordpress

Hi i searched the complete archive of wordpress plugins but couldn't find the right plugin to enable Paid downloads. The website is just a Pay to download "Full Music" site. Visitor is provided with ...
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Alternate header image

Is there a convenient and configurable way to alternate between different header images? The main features I'm looking for are: Random select from a set of images Specific header image in given ...
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Using Tags Instead of Categories for site structure

I noticed that huffingtonpost.com and some other websites are using tags instead of categories for blog structure. For example the last tag in this post (like every post) is redirecting to ...
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Alternative default avatar generator?

Most of the commenters at my WordPress blog do not have a Gravatar account. Hence the comment section is almost always filled with the same old mystery man avatars. I am looking for custom gravatar ...
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Plugin Architecture/Design Pattern - is better to use a private Observer/Mediator Pattern for plugin subclasses or WP add_action?

I'm coding a very complex plugin which it's organized as a parent "container" class and several subclasses, where each subclass is an optional/mandatory element which usually (but not always) maps to ...
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What do you think about custom designed plugin/theme options UIs?

You probably noticed the trend of making custom designed plugin/theme options UIs, especially in the commercial ones (on CodeCanyon for example - custom boxes, tabs, accordions etc). I personally ...
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Wordpress Plugin Look & Feel

Is there a list of the ID's and Classes I can give HTML elements in the admin panel in order to closely mimic the wordpress look and feel?
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How to automatically highlight syntax of code in a post?

I post my codes from different programing languages. Now, I want to highlight syntax of codes with different colors. But, doing it manually is time consuming. Is there any plugin or method which could ...
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How do you present WordPress to a designer who is afraid?

I have two groups of talented designers that I am trying to nudge away from doing Dreamweaver sites — AKA static pages that are based on "templates" — and toward WordPress. In both cases I have ...
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Current class on admin menu using add_submenu_page()

I am working on creating an administration menu within WordPress for a plugin. I have successfully registered the menu using add_menu_page() and it shows in the sidebar as expected. I have also added ...
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Approach to creating a site with this structure

I'm tasked with making a site that has 'families'. Each family has a gallery, a 'region', and a 'name', both of which are searchable upon. My initial thoughts about this were to create a template for ...
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WordPress book for graphic designers?

Is there a good WordPress book intended for graphic designers? I've started working with a friend in an arrangement where he designs a site and I build it in WordPress. This works great since I have ...
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Assigning Multiple Layout Designs with Custom Pages in WordPress?

(Moderator's note: This question was previously titled "How to add multiple custom page in wordpress") I am developing a WordPress site and right now I have a custom home page and others are default ...
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Creating Multiple Menus when using the TwentyTen Theme?

How to get multiple menus in TwentyTen theme?
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How to remove search bar from a wordpress theme?

How to remove search bar from a wordpress theme?
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How to prepare images for a layout width change?

I maintain a site that will get a new layout, with a new width for the content area (currently 390px, say 500px for the new width). Many images (but not all) are sized to the current width (some are ...
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How to create a new theme from scratch?

I'm new to WordPress. Which steps would I need to do, to get my new design implemented as a WordPress theme?