WordPress: Take Control of HTML Tag Filtering

One of the important ways in which we protect websites from hackers, spammers, and other such baddies is by preventing them from injecting malicious code into our databases. WordPress provides us with some built in security functions that stop this type of thing by automatically stripping certain code tags out of entries to our database and allowing others. On occasion though, we may want some control over what is allowed and not allowed in our entries or comments, and today we’re going to explore just how to do that! Read more WordPress: Take Control of HTML Tag Filtering

WordPress: Tweaks For Good Theme Development – Part 1

WordPress has really made some huge leaps forward in recent versions making it a truly powerful content management system. Not coincidentally, WordPress custom theme design and development has really become a passion of mine… one of the fruits of which is a tried and true collection of customizations and tweaks I always start off with when creating a new custom theme for a client. In this post I’ll share some of them and explain a little about why I think they’re important. Read more WordPress: Tweaks For Good Theme Development – Part 1