Large and Old WordPress site Transfer Case Study

Timber Web Design - Extraction of Old Wordpress MU Site and Transfer Host

Recently I’ve been getting jobs that required me to transfer them from one host company to another. To complicate things the most resent project I worked on also was stuck in an old version of WordPress, theme, PHP version and outdated plugins. Oh and also it had thousands of old posts and some files were… read more »

How Not To Waste Your Money On Web Design

Many businesses today will drop a few thousand dollars on a website and then it will just sit there and look pretty with no return on investment. Here is how not to waste your money on web design.

How To Hire A Web Designer, Best Advice You’ll Ever Get

There are many choices when you need to get your website designed, but at the same time there are only very few, it all depends what you really need. Seriously though, we all already know this..

Unlimited Children Loop in PHP

Children loops are pesky little annoyances when it comes to remembering exactly how to do it. This time, after searching for the right way to do it, I figured it out and never wanted to lose it again. This is why I posted it on here, so it is easy to find next time. The… read more »

Border Radius CSS Generator Tool

If you’ve ever needed to make rounded corners on an element while building a website, you know that if you don’t have this code memorized, it is a pain in the butt to go look for the code that works in all the browsers. Good news! I found a somple generator that will give you… read more »

Sending A Text (SMS) from PHP

Awesome find today! Ever have a need to send a text (SMS) message to a phone from a PHP application? Well, here is a way you can now do exactly that. I won’t try to make this a long post because there is nothing else I can say other than, here is the code.

A Better Bare-Bones Theme for WordPress

When starting a new WordPress theme design, I like to use a blank theme as the base to which I build upon so I do not have to create every theme from a blank page, again and again. I’ve been using a simple “blank” theme called Naked but it is way too stripped down. There… read more »

WordPress: Get Featured Image for Theme or Plugin

When building your own custom theme or plugin for WordPress, you may want to us the get featured image feature to pull in the featured image that is assigned to a particular post. You can specify the exact dimensions that you need for the image or just say thumbnail, medium, large or full and it will call them out based… read more »

Using WordPress Media Uploader in a Plugin or Theme: This One WORKS!

WordPress already has a nice media uploader built in so there is no reason to built another one into your theme or plugin. Pulling it into your project is also super simple, if you know how to do it that is. Finding this illusive code is not as simple as you would think though, as… read more »