Category: WordPress

Check For WordPress Plugin Updates

If you write and contribute plugins to the WordPress Repository then you might be interested in having your plugin be aware of updates you have made available – an admin notice or something similar....

“It appears Minify URL rewriting is not working” in W3TC + Nginx: w3tc_rewrite_test

I am running WordPress on Nginx and using W3TC for caching, however I was consistently getting the error “It appears Minify URL rewriting is not working” in the WordPress admin. After inspecting the code...

Creating AJAX Functions in WordPress

AJAX Action Hooks Adding an AJAX callback to WordPress 2.8+ is pretty simple – you just need to hook in the wp_ajax_(action) action for admin callbacks, and the wp_ajax_nopriv_(action) action for front-end callbacks. One...

Google Analytics for WordPress Fixed

“Unfortunately, an error occurred while connecting to Google” Google Analytics for WordPress is a great plugin by Yoast to make adding Analytics tracking to your WordPress site easy. All was well until Google updated...

WordPress Plugin: Custom Functions.php

One of the limitations of adding code to your theme’s function.php file is that these modifications are lost if you change themes, and another is that it is executed after your plugin files are...

Activate WP SlimStat Dashboard Widgets in WordPress Multisite

If you have WordPress Multisite installed and the WP SlimStat plugin activated network wide, the optional WP SlimStat Dashboard widgets won’t be available to you. The problem is that the dashboard widgets file is...

WordPress Plugin: validated-field-for-acf

This plugin will create an add-on field wrapper for Advanced Custom Fields (ACF in the WordPress Plugin Repository) that will give you additional validation functionality – PHP functions, regular expression, input field masking, and...

Remote Content Shortcode

Note: This plugin is now part of the WordPress Plugin Repository as Remote Content Shortcode. The Remote Content Shortcode plugin will enable a shortcode to display remote content embedded into a post or page....

WordPress Plugin: wp-slimstat-permalinks

This plugin will maintain your WP SlimStat stats history for pages and posts when permalinks change for your page(s) or post(s). It does this by updating your {$wpdb->prefix)slim_stats table replacing the old permalink with...

WordPress Plugin: wp-server-migration

This plugin is designed to make managing migration from dev->staging->production easier for WordPress and WordPress Multisite. Allows for WP_HOME and WP_SITEURL to be set in WordPress Multisite, and for URLs in content and meta...