Tag: wordpress

  • The Top 100 Most Commonly Used WordPress Functions

    The Top 100 Most Commonly Used WordPress Functions

    WordPress is a powerful publishing platform which allows both users with no coding experience and developers alike to create and share content quickly and easily. What if you want to start developing themes and plugins for your WordPress website or for clients? Well, you don’t want to try and touch the WordPress Core code. Theme […]

  • How To Use WP_Query In WordPress

    How To Use WP_Query In WordPress

    In this WordPress Tutorial, we will have a look at the WP_Query class, which is really the workhorse of fetching post data from your WordPress database. WP_Query gives theme developers complete control over what is sent into “The Loop” as we call it. By mastering WP_Query, one gains the ability to loop over any posts […]

  • WordPress Widgets Tutorial

    WordPress Widgets Tutorial

    WordPress Widgets are a cornerstone of WordPress theme development and in this tutorial we will explore them in depth. So what is a WordPress Widget? A Widget in WordPress is a way to group together a chunk of content that is specific to a given purpose, and then displayed on the website. If you visit […]

  • WordPress Post Formats

    WordPress Post Formats

    WordPress has a nice feature called Post Formats that can help you to differentiate certain posts to others in a WordPress theme. So far in our series of learning about how to customize WordPress Themes, we have seen how to create and style several posts in our system, but they all pretty much look the […]

  • How To Add Search To A WordPress Theme

    How To Add Search To A WordPress Theme

    Let’s now tackle the task of adding a search box to our custom WordPress Theme. The built-in WordPress search function which is a part of the WordPress core is actually quite capable as compared to what it was when WordPress was just a new CMS. In this tutorial, we will learn how to add a […]

  • Add Featured Image Support To Your WordPress Theme

    Add Featured Image Support To Your WordPress Theme

    This tutorial will cover all the things we need to do in order to add featured image support to our WordPress Theme. We’ll talk a little bit about just what a featured image is in WordPress, how you assign a featured image to a blog post in WordPress, and how we can have fine-grained control […]

  • How To Use WordPress Excerpts

    How To Use WordPress Excerpts

    In this WordPress tutorial we will learn how to make use of WordPress Excerpts in the custom theme that we have been building together. In addition to the excerpt itself, we will take a look at how to add excerpt links and customize the ‘Read More’ text you might have seen on various WordPress-powered websites. […]