Notes from WordCamp San Fransisco

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Steve Souders, speeding up themes [notes]

Steve Souders, speeding up themes [notes]

Steve Souders, who currently works at Google is here to talk about speeding up your themes. Some overview notes WhySlow from Yahoo Co-founded the Firebug working group Steves website: http://stevesouders.com Slides link: Emacs – http://www.gnu.org/software/emacs/ CSS Sprits? I think NOT! Will find…

The state of the Press

The state of the Press

I might like to start off by saying Happy Birthday WordPress. I don’t have any notes from Matt’s presentation, just a couple…

Podcasting with Dave Moyer

Podcasting with Dave Moyer

Planning Who let you in? Format Daily Weekly Monthly Hour/half hour A show’s Outline – Intro -What is this thing? Who are you Location of your podcast URL and contact Details The fun part Script or outline On the fly fix it later Ads and “breaks”? Save the good stuff What you…

Cooking with BuddyPress

Cooking with BuddyPress

I’m sitting downstairs at WordCamp 2009 in San Fransisco. Up on stage right now, Andy Peatling creator of BuddyPress. BuddyPress Notes Why BuddyPress: BYOTOS ( Bring Your Own Terms Of Service ) Custom branding Existing plugins ( WordPress…

WordPress 2.8 beta 2 now available

WordPress announced¬†the release of 2.8 beta 2, download it or check out the changes since beta…

Simple double listed columns

I’ve been asked before on how to display categories in multiple columns. Well, WPRecipes has posted a code snippet for…

WP Web Host launches WPMU hosting plans

Just announced by the WPWebHost Team, they have launched a brand new hosting plan for WordPress MU: WP Buddy Plan: http://wpwebhost.com/wpmu-hosting/ To help you promote this, here’s a 50% one-time discount coupon code: BUDDYLAUNCH. Please…

The release of Galleria, a gallery child theme of Hybrid

The release of Galleria, a gallery child theme of Hybrid

As the WordPress community grows, so does the amount of available themes. Galleria is a gallery-style child theme for WordPress built on the Hybird theme framework. Originally, this theme was created by Chirs Wallace for the Thematic theme framework and released at Smashing Magazine.

Follow up on LAWPUG for May 17

Today I attended my 3rd LAWPUG. This meet was located at Latoria Grill at the Farmers Market at 3rd st & Fairfax. I wanted to update the site with some links and content that we covered today.

Remove spaces when echoing the_title

Ever wanted to print or echo the WordPress title attribute without spaces?

Looking to hide content to non members?

Are you looking for a better way to hide content to non-members? You may want to check this out: Using shortcodes to show members-only…

Stats working in your time zone

For the longest time I remember checking out my WordPress stats via this Stats plugin and it always cut of my day at 4pm. This was because it only collected the stats via UTC…

How to: show/hide a widget in WordPress with jQuery

How to: show/hide a widget in WordPress with jQuery

In a previous post I talked about how to show/hide a single div html code with a search inside. Today I'd like to show you how I implemented jQuery into my new theme.

Display the_excerpt only if there is text

Display the_excerpt only if there is text

Have you ever wanted to display the excerpt only if you write one? A simple couple lines of code can display the_excerpt any where you like.