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Adding Custom Fields to WordPress

Adding Custom Fields to WordPress

Ever had a custom block of code you wish you could insert into just one WordPress page? A Custom Field is a convenient and easy way to get it ‘er done. This tutorial will show you how to add a Custom Field to your child theme’s functions.php file.

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Accessing Jetpack’s Hidden Genericons

Accessing Jetpack's Hidden Genericons

Automattic’s Jetpack plugin for WordPress supports the complete Genericon webfont icon set via the Sharing module. Unfortunately, the plugin only makes use of a few icons. This tutorial will show you how to access the other icons for use anywhere on your site.

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Amazon Affiliate Shortcode for WordPress

Amazon Affiliate Shortcode for WordPress

Modern Object Oriented Programming is all about reusability. If there is something you do repetitively in WordPress, consider creating a custom shortcode to help automate the process. For example, an Amazon affiliate book link. This tutorial will show you how.

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Installing Visual Studio on a Mac

Installing Visual Studio on a Mac

Learn how to install Microsoft’s Visual Studio on a Mac using Oracle’s VirtualBox virtual machine package. Designed with my friends at BCIT in mind, this tutorial also provides great advice on setting up VirtualBox for non-BCIT users.

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