Although these 2 functions are well documented in the Codex, sometimes I still feel confused about using them in a specific context. There’re also some good explanations as well, but they’re text and hard to remember! So I created a Google spreadsheet for quick reference that can help us to quick see which value is_front_page() […]
Made by Automattic, Jetpack is one of the most popular plugin for WordPress. It’s not only used on WordPress.com but also on millions of hosted WordPress.org blogs. I did use it when it was first born a long time ago and wasn’t too impressed. But now it has changed a lot and what it brings […]
I’ve been a tester for WP Rocket plugin for months and feel great with it. I’m using it for DeluxeBlogTips and haven’t found any problems. It helps me a lot in optimizing website performance, so today I’m going to write a review to introduce this great plugin and share my opinions about WP Rocket.
It’s been a long time since last time I wrote about technical thing on this blog! But now I come back with a small tip of getting all registered menus in WordPress. Just a note: get all registered menus, not menu locations (for menu locations, WordPress already has a built in function – get_nav_menu_locations()). This […]
If you are a regular reader of Deluxe Blog Tips, you might know that I and my team (FitWP) have been working on developing premium WordPress themes. After the first product, now FitWP team has just released 2nd one – NOISE – a music WordPress theme for bands, DJs or for just a simple music […]
This is my small talk at the last Hanoi WordPress Meetup before the Lunar New Year! In this slide, I show some things that we can learn from 2014 theme from point of a developer. I don’t talk about design or responsive thing as people talked about that too much. I focus only on code, […]
I’ve been working as a freelancer for a long time. This is excellent progress to accumulate experience and it helps me a lot in being familiar with code of premium and free themes, frameworks and plugins. I’ve been learning and customizing them. Thanks for that knowledge, my team FitWP has built a theme framework and […]
It was a stressful time for me in the last few months. Besides the regular freelance work, I and my WordPress team are trying to build a new business at http://fitwp.com (From Idea To WordPress) and http://7listings.net (theme dedicated for “listsings” website like accommodations, tours, companies, rentals, …). And there’re a lot of work ahead. […]
On last Thursday, we hosted the 4th meetup of WordPress in Hanoi. It was the Mid Autumn Festival, so not many people came. But we still had 5 talks (2 slides). I also talked about widget settings UI & UX, which I think should be improved. People still don’t pay much attention to widget settings.
While monitoring hits to this blog, I recognize that the file which received most hits is xmlrpc.php. I was surprise because I don’t use XML-RPC for remote access, posting at all. I guess the problem may comes from bots, spammers or even hackers. So I decided to disable XML-RPC completely and here is how I […]