Add Breadcrumbs to Your WordPress

August 27, 2008

For those of us that want breadcrumbs in our themes, there are now a number of WordPress plugins out there that you can use to easily accomplish this. Yoast Breadcrumbs plugin allows you to add breadcrumbs to your theme. If you decide to go with the Yoast Breadcrumbs plugin, you just need to upload and activate it, then place the following code where you want the breadcrumbs to display (usually above your post title or the content hook): <?php if ( function_exists('yoast_breadcrumb') ) { yoast_breadcrumb('<p id="breadcrumbs">','</p>'); }... [Read the full story]

Insert Ads Only After the First Post of wordpress

August 19, 2008

Have you ever tried to insert advertisements (or any bit of code really) into the WordPress post loop, then found that it will insert the banner after each post?   It really depends on what you are going for, but this usually will not be an ideal solution to placing advertisements between posts on your homepage.   If you’d like to place something only after the first post in the WordPress post loop, here is a quick hack you can do to tell WordPress to only display it after the first post. Simply go to your themes... [Read the full story]

Add Social Bookmark Links to your Theme

August 5, 2008

Many visitors will not vote for you posts on digg or stumbleupon simply because they read and enjoyed it. They simply don’t think about it, exepted if they come from one of theses websites. Most social bookmarking sites provides widgets to add to your blog to provide your visitors an easy way to vote for your post. This is functionally good, but what about create something more personal, which will perfectly fit your blog theme colors? Creating the widget Chose to display the multi-widget at the bottom of each post. Like... [Read the full story]