Just wanted to share a tip that I learned today.
Adding social links to your WordPress manually, I know there are loads of plugins but sometimes you need to hardcode it manually when you are designing your own website.
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i was developing a bbpress based theme for a friend of mine and he wanted to display the results of the forum within wordpress native results, by default it doesn’t up till now maybe they’ll sort it along their development one day, anyways did some digging and found the following solution.
open your functions.php file in your theme folder and add the following
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WordPress meta generator is an automated process that generates by default, this might be dangerous sometimes if there was a security issue with the version installed and someone is targeting your website, or if you just want to remove it without a reason.
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WordPress 3.1 introduces a new feature called the Admin bar. A lot of people will be wanting to disable this feature for their members by default instead of editing each user’s profile.
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Someone asked me before ho can i wrap a text link and make it open in a new page instead of the same page so just wanted to give a quick answer for that.
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how to do CSS Rounded Corners In All Browsers?
Been playing around ad thought to share in case some of you out there don’t know how to do it
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Here are some ways to compress your css file size in case anyone was wondering.
Clean CSS Optimize and format your CSS using a variety of different compression settings. Fixes sloppy code and generates clean and concise CSS. http://www.cleancss.com/
CSS Compressor Compress CSS code to reduce file size and make your sites load faster for free. http://www.csscompressor.com/
Minify CSS – How to Minify CSS – Minify CSS – Minify CSS. Minification is the practice of removing unnecessary characters from code to reduce its size, thus improving load times. http://www.minifycss.com/
CSS Drive – CSS Compressor – Use this utility to compress your CSS to increase loading speed and save on bandwidth as well. You can choose from three levels of compression, depending on how legible you want the compressed CSS to be versus degree of compression. http://www.cssdrive.com/index.php/main/csscompressor
Do I need to decrease my css file size?
I guess the quick answer is yes, file size affects users loading times which will help users have better experience on your website and reduce their bandwidth usage especially if they are loading your website on a handheld device.
Some good code practices
instead of this
padding: 7px 10px 20px 15px;
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