Etsy Sidebar Widget

As a learning project I wrote a plugin for WordPress that adds a sidebar widget displaying featured items from an Etsy store. It can be downloaded here: Download Etsy Sidebar Widget To install, follow these steps: Download the file to your desktop Go to Plugins -> Add New in your WordPress dashboard Click Upload Select the file from your desktop Click Install Now Click … Continue reading Etsy Sidebar Widget

Workflow for WordPress Site Development

When I first started developing sites on WordPress, my strategy for developing a site prior to launching it was similar to many other developers: Install WordPress on a subdirectory of my own domain, like: Get everything working and pretty and get client approval to launch Export mySQL database, search and replace paths, download/upload sitefiles, curse weird incompatible settings at client’s hosting provider, etc Over … Continue reading Workflow for WordPress Site Development