Easily disable the Markdown-style auto formatting features added to the editor in WP 4.3.
When it comes to building WordPress themes, I’m a huge advocate of the Genesis Framework. I started by creating child themes based on the Genesis Sample Theme, then moved to using Bill Erickson’s base child theme, and then developed my own starter child theme. One thing which really appeals to me about the Genesis Framework, […]
I’ve built a lot of WordPress themes over the years, and the quality of my work has been improving gradually as I’ve learnt new techniques and embraced new technologies. One major leap over the past year has been my use of the Gulp task runner. I’ve been able to use it for a number of […]
It can be challenging to develop websites that look good across all of the different web browsers. Different browsers have their own quirks and nuances, which you’ll only really become aware of with experience. Recently I’ve started using Flexbox on a couple of projects, and really like that it makes complex layout and positioning issues […]
Rewrite the WordPress search form query string to a pretty permalink style, like
While working as part of the team at Canary Dwarf, I was tasked with creating a new website for local organisation Bike Revolution, who provide training on bicycle maintenance, and sell refurbished bicycles. Working from wireframes provided by the client, I created mockups in Photoshop and converted these into a custom WordPress theme, built on […]