There are times that we will be asking our clients to obtain their Twitter API so we can integrate their WordPress site. Here is a quick guide to get your Twitter OAuth Settings. 1) Sign in using your twitter account: https://apps.twitter.com/ 2) Create a new app 3) Enter Name, Description & website. You can leave…

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I just spent a good 30 minutes figuring this out, so I thought I would post just in case anyone out there is having a similar mental block.  🙂 To create a BuddyPress 1.2 child theme, simply create a new folder in your normal “wp-content/themes” folder and then put a style.css file into that folder…

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WordPress’ “the_excerpt()” hook has a long track record of annoying people.  On the one hand, it is a totally awesome way to grab a quick summary of the article.  On the other hand, it totally sucks, because it doesn’t provide any options (a.k.a. “parameters”).  By default, it leaves the equivalent of pigeon droppings on your…

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