The following is a Gravity Form Form, that allows you to submit a post via the front end. It can submit as ‘draft’, ‘pending review’ or even ‘published’. Feel free to try it, and if you include a valid WordPress tip or other news I may even publish it.
Occasionally a WordPress plugin is not templated, so difficult to customise the output, so in these circumstances one solution is to use jQuery to modify the output. Now this is not pure and a bit hacky, as ideally you would change the code that is producing the output. However the situation is just sometimes that isn’t [Read the full article…]
WordPress comes with a standard set of roles and capabilities e.g. Super Admin ( only applies to multi-site networks ) Administrator Editor Author Contributor Subscriber These roles are described here https://codex.wordpress.org/Roles_and_Capabilities However these are only the default, and can easily be customised to meet virtually any requirement. Traditionally this has been a programming task, and many [Read the full article…]
Sailwave is a windows based application that manages scoring and results for sail races and series See http://www.sailwave.com/ Sailwave comes with many different ways to ‘publish’ results, including FTP’ing the html results files to a server. Whilst there are many ways to achieve the desired results, the situation arose that my server no longer supported FTP [Read the full article…]
virtualmin backup-domain --domain example.com --all-features --dest ssh://root:[email protected]/tmp --newformat
Many estate agents want their property listings synchronised automatically to their website. They don’t want to input details in both places. This blog post explains one method to achieve a website synchronised from the agency back office system. For this recipe: To start with you need a back office system that can produce a .blm [Read the full article…]
Available to buy now http://quantabay.com/product/rightmove-blm-to-xml-convertor/ What does plugin this do? This plugin takes a Rightmove formatted .blm file and associated images files that you place on your server and converts it into a .xml file for onward processing (normally via the plugin WP All Import Pro ). The process runs automatically under wp-cron (see https://developer.wordpress.org/plugins/cron/ ) at [Read the full article…]
Well Genesis is the best theme framework & WooCommerce the best ecommerce platform but out of the box they don’t play nicely. By combining some bits of code that are around, the bulk of which came from AlphaBlossom / Tony Eppright here https://gist.github.com/AlphaBlossom/c11192a0132d494c3448#file-woocommerce-genesis-theme-support-php, I put togther with a Studio Press theme to make the following shop: http://quantabay.com [Read the full article…]