I've been to countless posts looking for the answer to this and have tried nearly every combination. So obviously, I'm missing a step so small that it's likely unfathomable to the Wordpress ...
I need to see if an option, and if does, get the value. If not, I need to add it. The Codex provides: <?php $option_name = 'myhack_extraction_length' ; $new_value = '255' ; if ( get_option( ...