Interview with Troy Dean on WP Elevation

Thanks to Lisa for suggesting he have me on, and thanks to Troy for taking her up on it! Check it out.

“CMB2: The Metabox Strikes Back” Presentation – WordCamp Raleigh ’14

This talk will cover using custom metaboxes, fields, and forms to provide structure to your data, as well as keeping WordPress very easy to use for clients. By leveraging CMB2, a major rewrite of the popular “Custom Metaboxes and Fields for WordPress” library, you’ll be able to enable all sorts of awesome things in your WordPress sites with minimal code effort.

— https://raleigh.wordcamp.org/2014/

Follow along with the slides over here.

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Host your code snippets in WordPress, and embed them in your content — Enter Code Snippets CPT

Code Snippets CPT is a WordPress plugin for managing and displaying code snippets. It adds a custom post type for managing your code snippets with taxonomies for classifying the snippets. But what’s a snippet if you can’t display it?  Syntax… Read More

Protected: Production branch management and deploys for post-launch projects

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Make custom post type edit page one column

Just a quick snippet. In case you need to make a custom post type screen be one column, you need to add/modify two filters. This example uses CPT_Core:

Protected: Git Work Flow

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Sending a server-side (WordPress/PHP) development environment variable to your scripts

This is written for PHP and/or WordPress, but the principle applies to any server-side language. First we’ll we’ll create a php function for determining our environment: This function will return 1 for production, 2 for your staging environment,… Read More

Two Three Great Posts for Open Source Software Maintainers

After maintaining CMB for some time, I’ve had to learn some of the principles in the following articles the hard way, and am planning on integrating those that I haven’t yet. “Merge pull request” Considered Harmful The ‘Merge Pull Request’ button, although… Read More

Alfred Workflows

Alfred workflows is a new min-hobby for me, and as I create them to make my life easier, I’ll do my best to share them here. Alfred Gets Giffy (wit it): Alfred workflow to search WDS Giffy. Open Xcode… Read More

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