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WooCommerce Custom Theme Integration

| November 23, 2015 | 0 Comments

This weekend I spent some time integrating WooCommerce with a WordPress site using the Colorway theme by InkThemes. I used the hook method indicated in the link below. I learned a great deal and I thought I would share it here in case I was able to save another programmer some time. While this example applies […]

WordPress Password Security: Why It’s Important

| February 20, 2014 | 0 Comments

WordPress password security is more important than it’s given credit for.  Just ask anyone who’s had their website hacked.  Hackers can turn access to your website into money in their pockets and damage your online reputation at the same time. WordPress Password Security is Your First Line of Defense Here is an interesting video illustrating […]

Infosecurity – Beware Phishing Campaigns Against WordPress Users

| December 6, 2013 | 0 Comments

It’s always good to protect your password, especially your website password!  It’s no fun getting your website hacked, but if it happens to you call BCCS Computer Systems to repair the breach, setup automatic backups, and protect against future intrusions. Infosecurity – Beware Phishing Campaigns Against WordPress Users.

Ephemera Widget behavior

| January 8, 2013 | 0 Comments

Interesting behavior from the Twenty Eleven Ephemera widget. The funny thing is that it won’t show up at all if you have no recent Aside, Status, Quote or Link posts but if you do have even one of the above posts it will show up in the proper place where you placed it on your […]

Image Jetpack Widget really mangled an image when it displayed in my Main Sidebar

| January 3, 2013 | 0 Comments

I upload a super Hi-Res image (2000×3000) to my Media Library and linked to it from the Jetpack Image Widget to display it in my sidebar. I was really surprised when WordPress really mangled the image when it was displayed in my Main Sidebar. How hard is it to display a thumbnail image even on the […]

Don’t forget Right-Click -> Open in new tab to add media without closing a post, page or widget you are editing

| January 3, 2013 | 0 Comments

Use the right-click Open in a new tab menu item open a new tab in the wordpress admin panel.

Don’t forget about Quick Edit when editing posts

| December 8, 2012 | 0 Comments

Using Quick Edit to change a post title or category is much quicker than opening each post in it’s own window to edit it.  Especially when making adjustments to many posts at one time. Don’t forget to click Update after the post Quick Edit is complete.  It’s easy to make changes to many posts in a […]