Articles : Web Development

How to remove auto-paragraph tags in WordPress post excerpts and limit its character length

Today I’m going to show you how to make two quick adjustments to your WordPress site’s post excerpts, both of which you can implement in moments. Moments, I say!

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How to use Advanced Custom Fields on your WordPress post archive page

The Advanced Custom Fields plugin is a handy way to extend the capabilities of your WordPress posts and pages to provide owners with an efficient way to update content on complex, customized layouts. When using ACF for your default posts page, however, there’s an additional […]

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Fix broken pagination on WordPress custom post types

So, you’ve created a custom post type for your WordPress site but when testing your archive, pagination isn’t working and instead shows your 404 page. Here’s a potential fix that worked for me on a recent project.

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How to display BuddyPress extended profile data on every page

BuddyPress is a software add-on that extends WordPress into an online community, which is great for creating your own social networks. I’m just finishing up a project at work where I’m using it to build out our new Intranet and it’s been fun working with […]

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How to display content for specific child pages in WordPress

Let’s say you’re looking to display content on your WordPress pages but only for child pages of a specific section of your site. Here’s how to do it in just a couple of steps.

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Include a custom post type in search results on WordPress

For today’s tutorial, I’m going to show you two ways you can include custom post types on your site’s search results. Custom Post Types aren’t included in results by default, so we need to tweak our theme just a little to make it happen.

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How to remove paragraph tags from Advanced Custom Fields outputs

If you’re using the Advanced Custom Fields plugin, you may have found yourself frustrated by WordPress’ forcing of wrapping non-formatted text on pages with paragraph tags when that’s not what you want. Here’s the fix.

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How to add related posts links to your WordPress site (without a plugin)

If you scroll down to the bottom of this post, you’ll see above the comments section an aside displaying three other posts on my blog related to the topic we’re discussing here. This can be an affective way to keep people on your site as […]

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