A friend asked me today to point her towards some help with adding ads and code to the end of her posts. She's using Genesis which makes this really simple for bloggers using the Simple Hooks plugin so I wanted to write up a quick post to show you all how to do this! Install Genesis Simple Hooks. Activate. Then head to Genesis/Simple Hooks. Scroll down to the section labeled Post/Page Hooks. At the bottom of this section is a box titled genesis_after_post_content Hook. This is where you'll put your ad code, php for manually inserting things like related posts, sharing icons, etc. If you wish to
Since the WordPress Image library sorts photos by date uploaded, it's quite possible that you'll have a hard time finding images you uploaded for a post, set to drafts and then came back to insert later. This is especially true for sites with multiple authors. How to Sort Images in the WordPress Media Library by Post To make things a little easier for you, WordPress now has an option to show only the images uploaded from the editor for the specific post you're working on. Say I wrote a post about the arboretum in Dallas, TX but I didn't publish it because I wanted to come back later and work on
Boy was it a rough day! I've had sick kiddos for a while so work hasn't really been getting done. Today I had 5 things that seemed pretty small on my list... 1 got done. My 4:PM I couldn't take it anymore. I'd finally finished up that one crazy task and I needed to get away from the computer. So, I indulged in Kitchen Therapy. Today I made homemade yogurt, whole wheat rolls and a nice big salad. We enjoyed the salad and rolls for supper and tomorrow the yogurt will be ready to put in the refrigerator for enjoying all week! In all, I spent less than two hours in the kitchen and that includes clean
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Did I mention I'm going to BlogHer? Yes? Well, did I mention I'm giving WordPress platform tours in the Geek Bar? No? I am. And, I'm so excited! You all know how much I adore WordPress and telling other people about it! When I saw that Windows is not only sponsoring the BlogHer conference this year, but offering some fancy makeovers too, I couldn't help but enter! Why? Cause I spend most of the money I make on geek-related purchases. Things like my appearance always take the back burner.
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