Category Archives: Internet

Value of Email Newsletters

Most of today’s informal communication is done through the computer and most of that is trough email. It makes sense that businesses would use this tool to communicate with their customers. What is a better medium that allows communication with … Continue reading

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Include Custom Post Type Templates From Plugin

While writing advanced plugins using custom post types sometimes it becomes necessary to completely take over the display of the particular custom post type display template. While using filters can work for most things sometimes a whole template must be … Continue reading

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Cloud-Based Development Environment

Keeping development environments in sync between two locations can be challenging. One solution might be to switch to a cloud-based environment using DropBox. Netbeans is an IDE that works very well, as it has ftp/sftp support and git/svn integration. Netbeans … Continue reading

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Simple WordPress Twitter follower count snippet

Updated version for API v1.1 Following on the idea from this post, sometimes a full-blown Twitter plugin is too much. Luckily Twitter has a rich API that is ripe for the taking of information. The API console is of great … Continue reading

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Simple WordPress Twitter feed code snippet

Updated version for API v1.1 Sometimes a Twitter plugin is just the right fit for a site, other times it just might be overkill. If all that’s need is a simple list of recent Twitter posts this solution might be … Continue reading

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