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How to Create Widgets for your Multilanguage WordPress Site

In this post I describe how to create widgets that will work on a multilingual site. The main plugin I use for this is Polylang. The template used for this demo is OceanWP but the functionality should be the same in most templates. When we're finished you'll end up with a French (left) and English… Continue reading How to Create Widgets for your Multilanguage WordPress Site

WordPress

Fixing a Page Title Background Image that Won’t Update

I recently launched a website for a client. During pre-launch some quirky and irregular behaviour that I'd hoped was just a consequence of my development environment failed to resolved. The problem? I had set different background images on each page, but they weren't updating. So the Weddings page showed up correctly but then I'd click… Continue reading Fixing a Page Title Background Image that Won’t Update

Tools & Tips

Using Git (via GitBash) for Version Control

Whether you're working on content or code, version control is the best way to stay sane. Being able to edit your work knowing that any mistakes or problems can be rolled back is reassuring - and also an essential part of a professional content writer or coder's workflow. It can all sound super-nerdy, but using… Continue reading Using Git (via GitBash) for Version Control

Productivity Tools, Tutorials, Videos

Really Easy Invoicing Template Instructions

If you're still committed to using Excel or a similar spreadsheet app for your invoicing, you can make thing simpler by using a template. A good template will give you a standard look and feel while also limiting the actions you can take.y The Really Easy Invoicing Template does exactly this. You can download the… Continue reading Really Easy Invoicing Template Instructions