11.04 proves to be a little bit of a headache

Apr 30th, 2011 | By

Update: After a couple more hours my little bit of a headache turned into a full blown apocalypse.  This new released is absolute garbage and the end result is me being forced to format my entire partition and reinstall a fresh copy of 10.04.  Unbelievable that this release would even see the light of day
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How to have wordpress load plugins in a specific order

Apr 19th, 2011 | By

Or more specifically in this example how to get wordpress to load a specific  plugin before all others.  By default wordpress will load your plugins in alphabetical order as for the most part 99.99% of people could care less and are unaffected by plugin execution order.  However for that .01% of us(don’t you feel special
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How to do a global search and replace within a DB across all Tables

Apr 19th, 2011 | By

As part of my take over the world campaign I’ve run into the need to automatically do a global Search and replace within a Mysql Database covering all tables.  For this you need a little php magic and luckily enough I found just that magic right here. I’ll save you the looking up time and
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Looking for awesome free icons?

Apr 1st, 2011 | By

Just stumbled upon this site through Google images today and was impressed enough with the content that I thought I’d share 🙂  A ton of content to pick through here:   http://icons.mysitemyway.com



Disabling Breadcrumbs on only the home page for WordPress

Apr 1st, 2011 | By

Just spent a few minutes figuring this out, being a completely n00b with php it ended up being really simple. Just replace the bottom line of your header.php where it includes breadcrumbs with the following code: <?php if (is_home()) { ?> <?php } else { ?> <?php include (TEMPLATEPATH . ‘/breadcrumbs.php’); ?> <?php } ?>



How to use php includes inside of a wordpress post?

Apr 1st, 2011 | By

Unfortunately traditional Server side includes don’t work for loading external pages on remote domains/servers, or at least not that i’ve been able to find so far.  After a bit of research I’ve found two separate solutions to this: 1.) The first solution is the more secure solution and is specifically for scenarios where you, the
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How to disable wordpress autoformatting (
and

tags)

Apr 1st, 2011 | By

I posted a few days ago about how to prevent wordpress from inserting <br \> and made a note that I would have to do a bit more research to figure out how to disable the <p>’s .  Well a bit more research later I’ve found the solution to getting rid of all the bloody
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