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Topic: WP Customization

WordPress Customization - Tips, tricks and PHP hacks that make WP a better place to blog and CMS.

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Product Launch: WPezClasses Ajax Request 1

FYI => WordPress and Ajax, The ezWay. This magic builds on the foundation of WPezClasses Ajax Setup 1 from earlier today.

Product Launch: WPezClasses Ajax Setup 1

FYI => WordPress and Ajax, The ezWay. Lean on this when your WP + Ajax is not strong.

WordPress: Sanitizing, Escaping and Validating Data

Consumed => “Sanitizing, Escaping and Validating Data in WordPress” by Narayan Prusty on

Product Launch: WPezClasses Transients Helpers 1

FYI => WordPress transients done The ezWay. Centralize your transients and treat them more like methods / functions.

Product Launch: WPezClasses Add_Image_Size

FYI => WordPress add_image_size(), set_post_thumbnail_size() and a couple other image related bits get ezTized.

WordPress: You Get What You Pay For

Consumed => “WordPress Plugins – Return on Investment” by Eric Mann on his blog.

It’s not the 20th Century Anymore

Consumed => “How to Protect Yourself from Rogue WordPress Plugins” by Charles Costa on SitePoint.

Product Launch: WPezBoilerStrap Uno

FYI => Sometimes no time to spare and your back up against the proverbial wall forces you forward. The refactoring is complete. (Again.) Presenting the WordPress theme WPezBoilerStrap Uno.

What’s New with WP Smith? (aka WordPress 3.9)

Consumed => “What’s New in WordPress 3.9” by Craig Buckler on SitePoint.

WordPress and URL Routing

Consumed => “Hardcore URL Routing for WordPress” by Mike Schinkel on Hardcore WP.

WordPress Development and OOP Singletons

Consumed => “The Case for Singletons in WordPress” by Eric Mann on (his blog) EAMann.

WordPress plugin: Aesop Story Engine is Uber-Cool

Consumed => “WordPress: Aesop Story Engine” on Aesop Stories (product’s website).

WordPress: Security Revisited – Part 1

Consumed => “Theme & Plugin Security” by Mark Jaquith on

Is there anything WordPress can’t do?

Answered => “Is there any WordPress themes to display marketing materials and has CRM too?” on Quora.

WordPress Admin: Sortable custom columns

Consumed => “Custom Sortable Columns” by Silviu-Cristian Burcă (aka Scribu) on his blog.

WordPress, PHP and Object Oriented Programming

Consumed => “WP + You + OOP” by Scott Taylor on his blog.

Optimizing MySQL queries in WordPress

Consumed => “Understanding MySQL in WordPress” by Scott Taylor on Monday By Noon.

Finally taking the WPMU plunge

FYI => It’s been on my radar but at this point I couldn’t resist their “last chance before the increase” offer. here I come!

WordPress option: active_plugins vs WP multisite: active_sitewide_plugins

FYI => I was pulling an error with a plugin I developed and ended up trolling around the bowels of WordPress, specifically WordPress multisite.

WordPress dirty little save_post secrets

FYI => The WordPress action save_post isn’t quite what the WP codex makes it out to be. Or at least that’s my current perception. Let me explain…