One of the most important things to do when working on new themes, plugins, or debugging issues in WordPress is to turn on WP_DEBUG. According to the Codex: WP_DEBUG is a PHP constant (a permanent global variable) that can be used to trigger the "debug" mode throughout WordPress. It is assumed to be false by [...]
One of the tasks that I have to do often at work is copying data to and from an SFTP directory. Previously I had a constant domain and port that I was able to connect to, an I could save this in a WinSCP profile for ease of use. Due to some recent architectural changes though, [...]
One of the great things about Gutenberg is the ability to compartmentalize different types of content within blocks. One of the blocks that I've been using a lot of recently is the code block. This block by default will render something like this: While this is acceptable, it's not very pretty. I used to use [...]
I've written before about disabling plugin deactivation in WordPress, but I've finally used that knowledge in practice--on this site. The Problem Let's say you're going along your day, developing things, and fixing things, and making the world a better place when all of a sudden you get a call from a client that their website [...]
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=qngK4BCc_6M I'm trying to force myself to do a few new things: Blog on a scheduleLearn new stuff Because of that, I'm starting over on derrick.blog and playing around here. I'll be testing new WordPress stuff here, especially Gutenberg.