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Set Up Valet on macOS for Local WordPress Development

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This is a guide on how to set up Laravel Valet on macOS for a WordPress local development environment. Using Valet as a WordPress local dev solution has the main…

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Installing WordPress wp-cli on macOS

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Installing  wp-cli on macOS – WordPress has a command line tool which operates similar to what Drush does for Drupal, it is called wp-cli and runs on macOS/Linux operating systems with a minimum of…

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Add Taxonomy Terms as CSS Classes to a Post

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You can use the body_class filter in WordPress to add the Taxonomy Terms of a Custom Taxonomy as CSS classes to a post. The CSS class appears in the body…

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Change the WordPress Post Type name to Something Else

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You can change the default Post type name in WordPress from Posts to something else like News using the get_post_type_object,  normal behaviour of the Posts occur just the label name in…

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Create Shortcode for the Permalink in WordPress

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You can create a shortcode for the permalink in WordPress to use in a string output or more likely as a value for a link attribute, this can be handy…

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Anchor Link Offset to Other Pages with Fixed Header Size

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Here is a snippet of code that will link to a anchor link on another page with an offset which allows for a fixed header size, so the link appears…

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Set Up Valet on macOS for Local WordPress Development

valet-wordpress-development

This is a guide on how to set up Laravel Valet on macOS for a WordPress local development environment. Using Valet as a WordPress local dev solution has the main…

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Installing WordPress wp-cli on macOS

wp-cli-macos

Installing  wp-cli on macOS – WordPress has a command line tool which operates similar to what Drush does for Drupal, it is called wp-cli and runs on macOS/Linux operating systems with a minimum of…

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Add Taxonomy Terms as CSS Classes to a Post

add-tax-terms-css-posts

You can use the body_class filter in WordPress to add the Taxonomy Terms of a Custom Taxonomy as CSS classes to a post. The CSS class appears in the body…

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Change the WordPress Post Type name to Something Else

wordpress-rename-post-type

You can change the default Post type name in WordPress from Posts to something else like News using the get_post_type_object,  normal behaviour of the Posts occur just the label name in…

Read More

Create Shortcode for the Permalink in WordPress

shortcode for permalink in wordpress

You can create a shortcode for the permalink in WordPress to use in a string output or more likely as a value for a link attribute, this can be handy…

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Anchor Link Offset to Other Pages with Fixed Header Size

anchor-offset-links

Here is a snippet of code that will link to a anchor link on another page with an offset which allows for a fixed header size, so the link appears…

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