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jimmyteens.tv Resources Section

May 25, 2012

I’ve just finished version one of the jimmyteens.tv Resources section (jimmyteens.tv is a cancer support website I work for). We were finding increasingly that we needed a place to dump answers to questions and generally provide information about the non-profit that is JTV Media Learning Ltd. As jimmyteens.tv runs on WordPress I rolled out the […]

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AJAX Sortable Post Types within WordPress

December 21, 2011,

Sometimes you don’t want a custom post type you’ve defined to be sorted by the publish date. soulsizzle.com has a great tutorial on making a post type sortable with an AJAX admin page. I wanted to to add this functionality to more than one post type I’d defined, but didn’t want to repeat the code. […]

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Loading Frontend AJAX Content in WordPress

December 21, 2011,

If you want to load some content on demand without a page refresh WordPress has you covered. AJAX is employed in the admin area and we can use those built in functions to achieve the same at the frontend. The following code is available on github:gist. The PHP Firstly we need to get the ajax […]

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Non bloated Pagination for your WordPress functions.php file

June 10, 2011,

WordPress doesn’t handle pagination brilliantly in that it doesn’t offer anything more than next/ previous page out of the box. There are unlimited post pagination plugins out there, but I like to keep my plugin list as small as possible, and I prefer to be in control of things myself – especially for something relatively […]

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Force SSL on a WordPress site

February 1, 2011, ,

I’m revamping the subscription process on the Singletrack website at the moment, and as we will soon be taking Direct Debit online (we currently take credit cards online using the excellent Spreedly). We’ll therefore need an SSL certificate on this section of the site. I’ve set up a new ‘blog’ using WP Multisite, which will […]

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