Dash: snippets & documentation

Dash logo

I’ve been using Dash as one of my code snippet managers (along with Gist for public snippets & Coda). I originally chose Dash for its shortcut auto-fill features (and it’s free with in-app upgrade on the Mac App Store!), but have recently found its offline documentation completely excellent. I primarily use the WordPress and PHP […]

WordPress Taxonomy Converter

Importer page to copy or convert terms from one taxonomy to another

Recently I went looking for a way to copy or move tags to a new taxonomy. I was a bit surprised that I couldn’t find anything. There’s no WordPress function that just does it, and the few taxonomy management plugins I found either haven’t been updated in years, or didn’t seem to work (at least […]

bbPress & Thesis 2.1

bbPress Thesis Forums

Thesis 2.0 needed a “box” (similar to a template part) to establish bbPress compatibility. Thesis 2.1 doesn’t need the box anymore; you just need to check that your skin settings display the content on any page that needs to display bbPress pages. Show The Content In order to show the content on all bbPress pages […]

Infographic: WordPress Posts vs Pages

Comparing the date sensitivity, structure and format of posts and pages

For those of us that have been using WordPress for a while the idea of posts and pages, their differences and how to use them, might be pretty obvious. As I’ve been running WordPress training courses over the last year I’ve noticed that this is something that is a particularly new and sometimes difficult to […]