For some reason, WordCamp Chicago is on the top of my list of WordCamps currently announced that I'm pumped to go to. I haven't been to the city before, folks say it's awesome, I know a number of cool folks up there, and in general just have a good feeling about it. To add to … Continue reading Digging WordCamp Chicago’s Time Release Sign Up Navigation
If you're in the WP community, then you've heard of the folks at WebDev Studios. Now, you have one more reason to love them. Check out the Widget Area UI Redesign they're working on for WordPress. Go check out the full article over on the company's blog.
A lot of people have tackled drag and drop themes, but MiniMax is the first plugin I've really noticed that gives you drag and drop layout options within the actual WYSIWYG edit field for a post or page. Check out this overview:
A couple weeks ago WordPress.org redesigned their header, with a black background. Interesting choice. I feel this goes along with the MP6 WordPress UI Plugin, that shifts to using black as the background color for the menu.
I saw the other day a link to a plugin called MP6 from some of the Automattic folks. It's funny what they say about the plugin. "This plugin is a secret; don't tell anybody about it." It's always cool to see the WP team evolving the admin area UI. It's even better when there's some … Continue reading MP6 WordPress UI Plugin Overhauls the WP Admin Area
Personally, I don't use custom post formats too much. These are not custom post types, but rather a way of identifying whether a post is an article, quote, link, etc. If you've used Tumblr, you know what I'm talking about. On the Make WordPress blog, the development team commented that post formats are one of … Continue reading WordPress 3.6 Brings a New Post Format UI
While working on a recent customization for a WooCommerce site, I had a little difficulty tracking down exactly where the orderby drop down that appears above product listings lives in the code. Since I didn't find a blog post addressing this directly, I thought I would share what I figured out. To remove the drop … Continue reading How to Remove the Orderby Dropdown for Products in WooCommerce