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How To Use the WordPress Register Sidebar Function

In this article we'll look at some ways to use the default WordPress register sidebar function along with some advanced tips.
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4 min read
Publish date
October 26, 2015
wordpress http api

A Guide To HTTP And The WordPress HTTP API – Part 2

The WordPress HTTP API allows us to connect to third party APIs like Twitter, Facebook, Mailchimp and more. Read on to learn how!
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7 min read
Publish date
September 29, 2015
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A Guide To HTTP And The WordPress HTTP API – Part 1

HTTP is the protocol that powers the web. With the knowledge of how HTTP requests and responses work you can utilize great APIs easily!
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6 min read
Publish date
September 22, 2015
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WordPress Database – How Sidebars Work

In this article we'll take a look at how WordPress widget areas, sidebars and widgets work on a database level.
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3 min read
Publish date
September 8, 2015
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Managing WordPress Development With Symlinks

Symlinks can be used to point a plugin or theme from one central location to multiple WordPress installs. This minimizes development and testing time.
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4 min read
Publish date
September 3, 2015
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wp_enqueue_scripts – How to Enqueue Your Assets in WordPress

Use wp_enqueue_scripts in WordPress to add your Javascript and CSS assets to your site while managing their dependencies in a modular way.
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5 min read
Publish date
August 17, 2015
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Using The WordPress HTTP API

The WordPress HTTP API will help you make HTTP calls a lot more easily. This is a complete tutorial about how to use it in WordPress.
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10 min read
Publish date
July 27, 2015
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11 Best Crowdfunding Options for Your WordPress Website

Looking to start a crowdfunding website on WordPress, just like KickStarter? Here are 11 crowdfunding options, plugins and themes for WordPress.
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11 min read
Publish date
June 22, 2015
BuddyPress, bbPress and GlotPress Development Crowdfunding Campaign

BuddyPress, bbPress and GlotPress Development Crowdfunding Campaign

JJJ was the lead developer of BuddyPress and bbPress from 2010. He also worked at Automattic for 3 years, helping to develop WordCamp.org & WordPre…
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1 min read
Publish date
November 13, 2014
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Should Startups Avoid Stripe? How We Got Our Account Back

Stripe emailed us that we're kicked out of the service, effective immediately. In the middle of the night. With no fair notice. What can YOU learn…
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11 min read
Publish date
November 11, 2014
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6 Best WordPress Advertising Plugins To Increase Blog Revenue

Looking for the best WordPress advertising plugin to boost your blog revenue? You won't be disappointed. Here's a detailed comparison of the 6 best…
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10 min read
Publish date
May 6, 2014