Notes Troubleshooting Tutorials WordPress

Complex/nested/relational tax_query and pre_get_posts troubles

I was recently tasked with modifying the admin search for a WordPress CPT to include a taxonomy dropdown filter that allowed the client to search a property by the number of bedrooms it contains as well as the type of home it was. The client wanted the search behavior to return properties with bedrooms greater than 1 if 1 was selected and greater than 2 if 2 was selected, etc. During this attempt, I thought…

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Guttenberg Sliders and Galleries for WordPress

Regular WordPress Gallery Block Gutenberg Integration This is manageable from within Gutenberg Custom Post Types This uses the native media library and does not require a CPT Styles Native gallery block will be styled by the installed WordPress theme. This can significantly change the expected behavior. Lightbox Support There is no native lightbox support. Caption Support Caption support appears to be well… in this theme. Our lightbox plugin also handles caption support well. Extendify Gallery…

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Audiobooks Books Recommendations

Recommended Audiobook: Hyperion

Enjoy this audiobook that takes a look at the future of human space colonization, as well as the logistical integration of an AI-powered technocracy. https://www.audible.com/pd/Hyperion-Audiobook/B002V5BLIW?action_code=ASSGB149080119000H&tag=hudsonatwel05-20 Publisher’s Summary “On the world called Hyperion, beyond the law of the Hegemony of Man, there waits the creature called the Shrike. There are those who worship it. There are those who fear it. And there are those who have vowed to destroy it. In the Valley of the Time…

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Minecraft Server – A list of spigot mods with journal entries

Server Mods Set Home /sethome set your home location to where you are standing /home Will transport you home (5 second countdown) https://www.spigotmc.org/resources/set-home.32748/ Gold Bank Quickly deposit and withdraw your gold into a bank from the command line. Trade gold with other players. https://www.spigotmc.org/resources/the-gold-bank.70562/ Commands:/bank – check your balance/bank balance – check your balance/bank deposit – deposit gold in hand/bank deposit all – deposit all gold in inventory/bank pay <player> <amount> – pay an amount of gold to a player/bank withdraw <amount> – withdraw amount of gold/bank withdraw…

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Skillsets Tutorials

How to use Google Slides to autogenerate featured images

I want to show you how you can leverage Google Slides to quickly generate graphic props for your content.  I stumbled on this technique while I was looking for ways to generate WordPress featured images on the fly, but I learned quick that this would be helpful to youtubers, podcasters, and others. The Premise The idea for this technique is to collect or develop a large number of slide templates in a Google Slide Deck,…

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A few plugin combinations that support multi-vendor booking services.

This curation list is the result of an hour’s worth of research into possible WooCommerce Multi-Vendor Booking solutions, with a side focus on also providing a frontend directory of vendors + services. I have-not/did-not sandbox test any of the potential solutions. Possible Supportive Technologies: Multi vendor + Booking Solutions WC Vendors Pro + WooCommerce Booking  https://www.wcvendors.com/features/ Dokan WC Booking Integration https://wedevs.com/dokan/extensions/woocommerce-booking-integration/ WC Marketplace + WooBookings + Advanced Frontend Manager *** https://wordpress.org/plugins/dc-woocommerce-multi-vendor/ https://wc-marketplace.com/product/wcmp-frontend-manager/ WCFM Marketplace ***…

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WordPress WordPress Plugins

How to import liked YouTube videos into WordPress

The WordPress plugin described in this article has been retired and is no longer active on my personal website. An archive of the work still exits at this GitHub repo. If you visit my personal website you will notice the homepage is setup to show a random video I liked on YouTube. I’ve also given my liked videos their own page so you can see what videos I’ve liked in chronological order. Here take a look at these…

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