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Removing the WordPress admin file editor

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How many times have you handed over a project to a client, only to receive a phone call two weeks later saying “I think I… More »

How to rename the WordPress admin account

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These days WordPress lets you choose an admin username when you create a new installation, but there are probably still millions of WordPress sites out… More »

Quick post thumbnail check in WordPress Admin

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The post thumbnail feature introduced in WordPress 2.9 is an absolute boon, but the WordPress core developers missed a small trick which would have made… More »

10 Essential WordPress Plugins in 2011

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Every so often I write a post like this one – and this is a subject worth revisiting, since new and better plugins get released… More »

Are you ready for WordPress 3.2?

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WordPress 3.2 is due for release at the end of this month, and as with most WordPress “second digit” releases, it includes a large number… More »

jQuery UI Datepicker in WordPress Admin

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If you create your own WordPress plugins or themes, you will probably have found yourself in a situation where you have added a date field… More »

WordPress e-commerce solutions

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I’ve recently been commissioned to build a full e-commerce site, the first one in a while, and since ZigPress is now primarily a WordPress agency,… More »

WordPress as a true custom CMS – plugins and tips

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As fellow WordPress developers may know, WordPress became a fully-fledged CMS platform a while ago with the introduction of custom post types and custom taxonomies.… More »

12 things that make a good WordPress plugin

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WordPress plugins come in literally thousands of shapes and sizes. In my view a good plugin should have an intuitive admin user interface, work properly… More »

New site for Glad Pet Products

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Another ZigPress project has now been released into the wild – this time it’s a new website for a successful Malta-based pet products agent and… More »