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Customizing WordPress

Dynamic Open Graph images using Microlink Cards

There’s one thing I dislike about blogging, and that’s creating a custom open graph image for each blog post. Even with a handy PSD template, I often forget. Worse yet, when I want to change them, I’m left editing all my existing posts. The good news is that there is a better way to do this. Dynamic open graph images. … Read More

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Enabling AJAX Add to Cart on single product views, with X overlay

One simple tweak I make on many of my Woocommerce based websites is to enable the AJAX add to cart functionality. In many cases, having the user directed to a cart page isn’t ideal for your shop, and a hard reload to the same page is just silly. Someone in the Themeco community asked about how to do this, so I’m sharing the code I use.

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Override the Pro Theme header assignment for specific pages and conditions

Themeco’s Pro Header Builder is pretty amazing. But what do you do when the specific page you’d like to target isn’t available as an assignment? How about when you want to show a specific header for logged in users? Or for different user roles? This little PHP snippet will do just that.


Speed Matters. The X Theme web hosting review.

As we continue on the topic of website speed, it’s important to note one of the biggest contributing factors: your host. A great host can launch your site to speeds unimaginable by others, and a poor host can hold you back by great lengths.

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Global Blocks for Cornerstone

Have you ever wished you could create a section in Cornerstone and re-use it on multiple pages? How about doing that, and being able to edit them all in one shot? Well, wish no more. Introducing the Global Blocks for Cornerstone.

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Swap Columns on Mobile

How can I swap columns on mobile? That question has been asked so many times, but sadly the answer has never been consistent. I’m going to show you two ways to achieve the effect of swapping columns on mobile with this tip.