WordPress Admin – Removing ‘Add New’ on Page template

I’m working on a networked WordPress site at the moment. Part of the task is to create a theme for the subsites within the network that the Super Admin can activate and automatically cause the admin panel for the subsite to be fully configured. This means that not only are the menu options all customised …

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Next Gen Gallery – Random Images in Widget

It’s been a while since I’ve had reason to deploy Alex Rabe’s fantastic Next Gen Gallery in a WordPress build. I’m currently producing Craft Town Scotland’s site and decided to use the Next Gen Slideshow widget for the blog sidebar. There is a bug which prevents the gallery using random images though, if you leave …

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Networked WordPress Sites – Sharing Main Navigation

I’m currently involved in a WordPress job that is using the networked features. Takes a bit of getting used to, but a fantastically powerful way to give users creative control over their own WordPress subsites, but at the same time tying them into the parent brand. In this instance we are creating WordPress subsites, but …

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No Featured Image – Networked WordPress Sites

Here’s a gotcha for anyone getting to grips with Networked WordPress sites (what used to be known as WordPress MU prior to 3.1). Normally you would enable Featured Images by adding the following to your functions.php file in your theme folder; However if you are running networked sites this won’t work….unless you have already authorised …

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WordPress CMS sites

I’ve been working with WordPress for a few years now, and have developed considerable expertise delivering a surprisingly varied array of sites on the WordPress platform.   It’s a joy to work with.

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