I asked a very similar question earlier today (http://wordpress.stackexchange.com/questions/30392/how-to-get-the-original-post-id-of-a-static-home-page) and thought I had the answer, but now it ...
I created a custom loop using WP_Query for my featured content slider. <?php $slider_query = new WP_Query(); $slider_query->query("posts_per_page=5&tag=".(get_option('cgr_slider_tag'))" ...
get_option() provides couple of filters 'pre_option_'.$option and 'option_'.$option. However most times I tried to make use of these it usually explodes and not worth the trouble - either I need to ...