Updating User Meta with Admin AJAX from the WordPress Frontend

June 23rd, 2014

In response to a request I received via Reddit/here I’ve gone ahead and done a simple, quick write up on how to submit user meta data to the WordPress usermeta table from the frontend. I make a few assumptions, those being that you are already able to display the data on the page successfully, you […]

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Updating User Meta with Admin AJAX

Creating a Simple MailGun Contact Form

May 25th, 2014

Mailgun as of late has made me decide to move on from using Contact Form 7 as my default for building contact forms. While CF7 is simple and easy to use it still uses SendMail or PostFix on the server to deliver email, and as a result most email ends up in the spam queue. […]

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Setup Mailgun Over cURL

Twitter 1.1 API Original Size Image

October 3rd, 2013

I was hoping when I started to rebuild the┬áStartup and Play project to be able to grab a quick Twitter OAuth plugin that would allow users to register for the site. I found a plugin, specifically Nextend Twitter Connect, installed it and created my application on the developers site. It works! I was able to […]

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Twitter 1.1 API Original Size Image

On-Page HTML Anchor – The id Attribute

September 23rd, 2013

I was emailed by a client over the weekend and asked a relatively simple question concerning how to link to sections on the same page, similar to a table of contents for the current post or page. So here is a guide with a walk through process of using the WordPress editor to create a […]

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Wordpress On-page Anchor Links

Custom WP_Query Using the WordPress Loop and Bootstrap

June 20th, 2013

Over the process of refreshing my personal website a lot of thought went into how I planned to display information – from portfolio pages to blog posts – all had to run on top of the Bootstrap framework and populate dynamically into fluid rows. What most find is that if the loop isn’t placed correctly […]

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WordPress Loop and Bootstrap