Another Addition to my WordPress as CMS series is how you can display posts from another WordPress installation but residing in the same database. I know you would say it can be done by custom SQL queries and then spitting out content in the manner you would like but there is a better technique of [Read more →]
Here is an another addition to my WordPress as CMS series, I was working for a client and there was a need that I fetch RSS feeds and then output the items in a certain fashion. I was aware of the wp_rss() function but when I checked it on Codex, I found out that the [Read more →]
This tutorial will demonstrate the usage of custom queries so as to show topics of a certain bbPress forum along with Topic starter and Last Poster of inside WordPress. Before you can play around with bbPress information, you need to integrate WordPress with bbPress. After integration you can place this code anywhere in your template [Read more →]
This tutorial will demonstrate the usage of custom queries so as to show bbPress forum list inside WordPress. We would like it to display the list of forums along with their topic & post count. Before you can play around with bbPress information, you need to integrate WordPress with bbPress. After integration you can place [Read more →]
One way is to deep integrate both WordPress and bbPress so that one’s function can be called into another as both WordPress & bbPress are loaded every time a page is being generated either by WordPress or bbPress. However I am strictly against it as the overhead is not worth it. Its not at all [Read more →]
Picking up the scenario from my project NAP, that I faced was I needed to show some books with their respective links but I have to pick up only 4 out of the 5 books I had and the picking should be random on each page load. You might say that php random function is [Read more →]
Its pretty much simple to widgetize multiple areas in a WordPress theme. Here in this tutorial I will demonstrate how you can have different sidebars for different pages and all of them being widgetized so that adding content to it is a piece of cake.