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In general you don't want to modify plugins, because you will loose your modifications next time you update them. It's a little bit different for themes, where you can set up a child theme. If the plugin is using the wp_mail() function to send out the emails, you might try to use the wp_mail filter to change the recipients. Try to write your own plugin to ...


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The most important question which you must ask yourself is Am I the author of the theme or plugin?. If your answer is yes, and you are responsible for the up keep of the plugin or theme, go ahead and change it and modify as you like. If your answer is no, then you should not make any changes to it, not even a small thing as a simple dot .. The same goes for ...


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I think those of us who have been working with Wordpress for a few years have been guilty of doing this at one stage or another. I have had to make modifications to a plugin that was no longer being supported by the original author and had some compatibility issues with later versions of Wordpress. There are situations where editing an existing plugin ...


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If you want all of the visual aspects of the second theme on that one page, you could do something like this. It's hacky and I wouldn't recommend doing this but it's your question! From where you say you're at now (separate header/footer/page.php) you simply need to update the URLs that call in the CSS and other support files. These may include a "pieces, ...


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Could be as simple as using the full function in the template file: <?php comments_template( '', true ); ?> Be sure you have a comments.php file in the theme folder. And be sure you're using the full loop: <?php require('/the/path/to/your/wp-blog-header.php'); ?> <?php $posts = ...


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If you want to add some custom HTML between the </h3> and the <form> tags, you can try the following: /** * Add custom HTML between the `</h3>` and the `<form>` tags in the comment_form() output. */ add_action( 'comment_form_before', function(){ add_filter( 'pre_option_comment_registration', 'wpse_156112' ); }); function ...



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