“Omit needless words” – an elementary principle of composition in The Elements of Style is a rule so universal that it pours out of verbal into not only physical but digital space as well.
Miriam Schwab (@miriamschwab) is Friendly CEO of web marketing and development studio Illuminea, the person behind WordPress tips blog WP Garage, three-time WordCamp Jerusalem organizer and a speaker at upcoming WordCamp Europe. With so many things on her plate all we can say is we’re honored to have her here, offering pearls of WordPress wisdom […]
In a recent posts we took a look at WordPress custom post types – what they are, how and why you should use them. Custom post types give you new types of content, custom taxonomies give you new ways to organize your content and you can apply them both to default post types, like Posts […]
Until several weeks ago, finding a simple social sharing WordPress plugin was impossible. Most of them had all those social widgets majority of visitors would never use. You know, if I want to share something on Yahoo! Buzz, I’ll share it on Yahoo! Buzz and I won’t be stopped by the fact that your site doesn’t have a button for it. Or maybe I will be, because Yahoo! Buzz was killed in 2011, yet one of the most popular social sharing plugins still has a button for it.
A lot of overly complex themes come with a “plastic surgeon feature” that allows you to import demo content, settings or both, allowing you to make your website look like every other website out there that used it.