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Multiple Queries with Pagination using next_posts_link

By The Mighty Mo! Design Co. / January 25, 2011 /

Today I had a real problem with a WordPress website that uses multiple wp_query calls on the home page. The issue was that I could not use the next_posts_link() function properly, since WordPress ignores the “offset” parameter when creating paginated pages. The solution I used was found here on the WordPress Codex. Here is the…

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How to Remove Specific Categories from get_category in WordPress

By The Mighty Mo! Design Co. / January 24, 2011 /

On a recent WordPress website project I was working on, I needed to remove specific categories from the list of categories that the “get_category()” function returns. Carl Bliss discovered the solution on the Technokinetics blog. First, add the following to functions.php:

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How to Display All Posts on an Archive Page in WordPress

By The Mighty Mo! Design Co. / January 23, 2011 / Comments Off on How to Display All Posts on an Archive Page in WordPress

Today I wanted to create a page on my website to display the 20 most recent posts.  If this was the home page of the website, it would be no problem since WordPress does that by default.  But this new page was an interior page. The fix was simple.  I used query_posts to grab all…

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Drupal Gardens a WordPress.com Killer?

By The Mighty Mo! Design Co. / January 7, 2011 / Comments Off on Drupal Gardens a WordPress.com Killer?

While I would argue that Drupal’s stand-alone software is inferior to its WordPress counterpart, there is no denying that the themebuilder in DrupalGardens.com is vastly superior to the WordPress.com theming system. In addition to offering forums and some other fancy features for your website out of the box, the Drupal Gardens website creation tool has…

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WordPress Calorie Intake Counter Theme

By The Mighty Mo! Design Co. / December 28, 2010 /

Let’s just say my pants have been struggling to keep up with my width. I need to start looking at my diet. So, I thought this would be a great time to utilize custom post types from within a WordPress theme.  The goal would be to create a theme that tracks: Foods that I eat…

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