Trouble with textarea in TinyMCE Editor

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Came across an issue where the TinyMCE editor inside WordPress was stripping out <textarea> tags as I switched between the HTML and Visual editors, and the page I was working on needed a textarea. After digging through Google I came across a pretty good reason. A textarea inside another textarea can cause problems so they’re… Read more »

Plain Text Custom Post Type

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Just uploaded a plugin to the WordPress SVN that creates a plain text custom post type. It’s a post that has absolutely no formatting, and even strips out the WordPress theme leaving just the text. What’s the point? I’m playing around with a network installation of WordPress. One of the sites that I’m moving to… Read more »

A couple of new WordPress plugins

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Had some free time this week and kicked out a couple new WordPress plugins for another site I’m working on. Plain Text Custom Post Type adds a new custom post type to WordPress that outputs as just plain text. What it was written for, and what I’m using it for, is to allow me to… Read more »

Plugins for inserting JS and CSS into posts

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Just finished up a WordPress plugin that allows for arbitrary JavaScript and CSS to be included in the head section of posts. I needed to come up with some small project to put together and I needed this for a larger scale project I’m planning, so it was a good fit. For now though, I’m… Read more »

Get WordPress posts with one of two meta key values

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Been working on a project for the past couple of days, and spent a bit of time this morning trying to get WordPress to do something. As usual, WordPress came through. Just took me knowing what to enter. What I’m working on is a plugin that adds to the <head> section of a page based… Read more »

Should add new comment be above existing comments

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Had a thought while scrolling to the bottom of a WordPress post with 250+ comments. Does having the add new comment form at the bottom of a page that long lead to fewer comments? Really, who is going to scroll that far? So I’m going to play around a bit here and move the comments… Read more »