How to Display the Author Avatar Photo in a WordPress Template

You would think there is a simpler way to directly call the avatar photo of author for a post in a template, but you can do so with this little trick ­čÖé <?php echo get_avatar( get_the_author_email(), '100' ); ?> You can replace 100 with the size in pixels you want the image to display. ┬áThis … Continue reading How to Display the Author Avatar Photo in a WordPress Template

10 Pros, But Are They Forced? WordPress as an Application Framework

Definitely starting to see more articles and discussions out there on WP as an application framework or foundation. Here's a top 10 list from Gabriel Koen on some things WP brings to the table as a framework. I'm curious as this talk grows more and more what may come or shift or replace WP_Cache for … Continue reading 10 Pros, But Are They Forced? WordPress as an Application Framework

If For Some Reason Need to Hand Code Custom Fields, Here’s How

It's been a while since I've had to hand code custom fields. The one exception is when building plugins. If you find yourself in a position where you need to hand code fields, there is a good blog post on it from Dave Clements over on WPExplorer.┬áHe references a really helpful script for creating custom … Continue reading If For Some Reason Need to Hand Code Custom Fields, Here’s How