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16 Jul
2015

WP Comment Stats plugin

WP Comment Stats plugin

The ‘WP Comments Stats‘ WordPress Plugin can be viewed here https://wordpress.org/plugins/wp-comment-stats/. It is based on the original plugin ‘Comment Stats‘ found at https://wordpress.org/plugins/comment-stats/ with a few more elements added.

It shows detailed stats of your WordPress comments based (read the full listing) plus it has also been tested in WordPress Version 4.2.2 so it should also work with Version 3.5.

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13 Apr
2014

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Add custom styles to tinymce editor in WordPress

Have you ever wanted to have control over the dropdown menu styles in WordPress’s built-in CMS page editor (tinymce) or had a client ask why the font is a different colour than what appears on their website. Well look no further with this handy little bit of code for adding to the themes functions file.

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12 Jan
2014

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Block spam comments with the htaccess

As all WordPress administrators know the constant issue with new spam and having to block spam comments can become irritating on a daily basis. Most plugins you find will actually just add a captcha code (random generated code) to the comment form or other similar options. But the real issue is that automated spam usually bypass this altogether and goto the following file on the server – ‘wp-comments-post.php‘. As long as a post has the option to leave comments then that’s all they need.

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12 Jan
2014

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What are the different user roles and limitations

By default WordPress installs with five default user roles. Here is a quick summery:

  • Administrator – Has control over everything on the site
  • Editor – Has publishing permission and editing access over everyone’s posts
  • Author – Has publishing access and can edit its own posts but doesn’t have control over others’ content
  • Contributor – Can submit posts but not publish them
  • Subscriber – Enables access to edit its user profile and the WordPress dashboard

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03 Sep
2013

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Prevent Empty Searches in WordPress Revised

I had an issue in WordPress where blank searches were still being passed and bringing back results. So I had to find a way of stopping it from being submitted. Searching the web I found this nice little solution/snippet of code from (PAGE/URL NO LONGER EXISTS): http://callmenick.com/2013/04/24/prevent-empty-searches-in-wordpress/

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