Create A Simple Child Theme in WordPress

A Child theme is an important concept in WordPress web development. The idea is simple. Create a theme that inherits the functionality of a Parent theme and allows you to modify or add to the functionality of that Parent theme. But, at the same time, the Child theme...

WordPress 3.4 Released!

WordPress 3.4 (“Green” for jazz master Grant Green) is now released with some great new features. It has some significant improvements on the ability to customize themes, custom headers, Twitter embed functionality, and a nice image caption capability. I...

Dictate Your Blog Post

I’ve recently discovered something that I’d like to share in this post. It’s a tool that has been around for a while, but I haven’t seen it used in this way before. In fact, I am using this tool right now to create this post. That tool is...

Creating Permalinks in WordPress 3.3

I’ve updated my ebook (see right sidebar) to include some of the great new features in WordPress 3.3. Here’s an updated video tutorial on setting the permalinks in WordPress 3.3....