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i18n WordPress

How-to: Generate a POT file for a WordPress Theme or Plugin

Translation files are a very important part of the WordPress ecosystem. They allow your plugin or theme to be used by people in all languages. So, you need them.  It’s less of a suggestion and more of a requirement 😉

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Plugin WordPress

Mikey’s Plugin List: Broken Link Checker

Welcome to Mikey’s Plugin List – my own curated list of plugins that I love and use. Broken Link Checker Download Description: This plugin will check your posts, comments and other content for broken links and missing images, and notify you if any are found. Pretty basic but super useful. It goes through your entire […]

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dev WordPress

WordPress Snippet: show all child pages of a page

Here is a pretty handy snippet that will display all the child pages of the current page: <?php $children = wp_list_pages(‘title_li=&child_of=’.$post->ID.’&echo=0′); if ($children) { ?> <ul> <?php echo $children; ?> </ul> <?php } ?>

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WordPress

A curated list of the best WordPress plugins

Tidyrepo.com claims to be a curated list of “the best and most reliable WordPress plugins”.  I’ve used almost all of these plugins and can attest to the fact that yes, they got it right.  The only thing I would say is that some of their plugins (Gravity Forms, WP DB Migrate Pro) are paid plugins […]