WP Disable links with an Empty href

After much searching and fiddling I finally found a solution to this problem... Basically I have a site where some top level items in the main menu are purely for categorization; they don't have actual pages to link to. So how do we prevent them from linking? Well...

Five Things Every Website Needs to Succeed

Websites are digital real estate. The more successful the website, the bigger a piece of the internet you have. A successful website is one that can bring in money and can even help expand businesses. You can connect to users from around the world, sell to a global...

How To Use Design To Get The Attention Of Your Customers

As a small business, it’s not always easy to get noticed. There’s a lot of noise out there and many companies trying to compete in the same space. That’s why it’s important for you to come up with ways that set you apart from the rest. You have to be willing to try...

5 Things Every Online Store Should Have

Selling online means expanding your reach beyond your neighborhood and into the billions of potential customers around the world. You’re not limited to serve one area. You can advertise to only those people who’re interested in your niche. You can build relationships...

Tips for Making a New Website Project Manageable

Websites that look simple must also be functional. Mobile internet access is also a consideration when undertaking a new website design project. Although a business owner might be able to build a website using WYSIWYG design tools, the results are not going to look...

Self Employment Adventures

There are a number of things I wish I could've know when I was starting out my career as a freelancer. I'm going to write a few short blog entries here to try and pass on some tips and encouragement to anyone who may be early on in their self employment adventure so...

Advanced ACF Relationship Query

So the problem with this was solved, but it became even trickier. So what I wanted to add was a custom Taxonomy to be displayed for each item, as well as filtering by a custom field value. So the first problem was getting the custom taxonomy to relate to the custom...

ACF Relationship Query

So this was a tricky one to wrap my head around, just because the logic makes sense, but is difficult to word. So basically what I wanted to do was create a new Custom Post Type, which would have a selection list of all the published posts for you to be able to select...

Custom post type orderby menu_order not working?

So this seems like it should be straight forward - you've created your custom post type within wordpress, but for some reason your template is totally ignoring your orderby commands. You try setting it to orderby=menu_type, or orderby=ID, but nothing seems to make a...

How to add an Admin user to a WordPress install via FTP

So I've decided to start using this blog as a place to store useful Wordpress tricks and things as I come across them and learn them. So this is a little snippet to allow you to add an Admin user to a Wordpress install even if you only have FTP access. Obviously I'd...

Christmas approaches

Yep, another year rears it's bizarre and blurry head. The past few months I've learnt a lot about jQuery development, and Wordpress tricks and techniques. Things are jumping forward. Soon I hope to share some of these things with you, in case anyone has hit the same...

The Sho Exhibition

Images from friday night's exhibition opening at The Sho Gallery and Shop. My friend Luke Hyde and myself did 5 paintings each, and painted mural on the night. The event was a big success and for a large part of it the place was so packed out you could barely move!...