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Dennis Barber

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  • Member Since: January 17th, 2014
  • North Carolina
  • dmbwebdesigns.com
  • Freelance website designer and developer at DMB Web Designs

Bio/Description

I am a freelance website designer and developer.

Interests

Writing PHP code, graphic arts, playing board games, hiking and camping

  • Posted a reply to "How to remove footer space", on the site WordPress Support Forums:
    Before adding/changing any code or css in your theme, it is highly advisable that you…

    6 months ago

  • Posted a reply to "Adding Multiple Menus in a Template Built From Scratch", on the site WordPress Support Forums:
    Do: if( is_page( 'team' ) ) { <div id="TeamPageNav"> [YOUR team Navigation MENU CODE] </div>…

    6 months ago

  • Posted a reply to "Adding Multiple Menus in a Template Built From Scratch", on the site WordPress Support Forums:
    In your template file where you have your menu code add a conditional is_page() wrap…

    6 months ago

  • Posted a reply to "Code to move over banner ad in header", on the site WordPress Support Forums:
    Its not that <center> does not work, it is that it is being retired. It…

    6 months ago

  • Posted a reply to "Code to move over banner ad in header", on the site WordPress Support Forums:
    <center> has been deprecated as of html5. It is not suggested to use that. Instead,…

    6 months ago

  • Posted a reply to "Reverse results of Archive query?", on the site WordPress Support Forums:
    I think you need to change your $archive_query to (only the first line changes, the…

    6 months ago

  • Posted a reply to "Bullet point misalignment", on the site WordPress Support Forums:
    Before adding/changing any code or css in your theme, it is highly advisable that you…

    6 months ago

  • Posted a reply to "How do I edit a custom menu?", on the site WordPress Support Forums:
    In your admin panel choose Appearance->menus. On the menus page choose the menu you wish…

    6 months ago

  • Posted a reply to "Anyway to change the height for individual widget areas in the sidebar?", on the site WordPress Support Forums:
    You could simply add a top location to your calendar-events class in your child theme…

    6 months ago

  • Posted a reply to "Code to move over banner ad in header", on the site WordPress Support Forums:
    This is untested. Try changing screen to handheld and removing the max-width if you only…

    6 months ago

  • Posted a reply to "I excerpt, you excerpt, he excerpts... but no excerpt available", on the site WordPress Support Forums:
    Thanks, but I just switched the content that is retrieved.

    6 months ago

  • Posted a reply to "I excerpt, you excerpt, he excerpts... but no excerpt available", on the site WordPress Support Forums:
    which is a well-known WordPress function for removing shortcodes. Now, there should be a way…

    6 months ago

  • Posted a reply to "I excerpt, you excerpt, he excerpts... but no excerpt available", on the site WordPress Support Forums:
    So... you can manually add excerpts to your posts!? Wonderful! I am still working on…

    6 months ago

  • Posted a reply to "I excerpt, you excerpt, he excerpts... but no excerpt available", on the site WordPress Support Forums:
    Hello again. Do you create all the posts for your website? If yes: you can…

    6 months ago

  • Posted a reply to "My style.css must be retarded (or I am)", on the site WordPress Support Forums:
    I see it now. I apologize. I just "looked" at the overlay without "seeing" the…

    6 months ago

  • Posted a reply to "My style.css must be retarded (or I am)", on the site WordPress Support Forums:
    but I thought it was impossible to superpose an image over a background color only…

    6 months ago

  • Posted a reply to "My style.css must be retarded (or I am)", on the site WordPress Support Forums:
    Could you provide a link to an excerpt so that I can "see" the problem.…

    6 months ago

  • Posted a reply to "My style.css must be retarded (or I am)", on the site WordPress Support Forums:
    I have not been able to find anything about the excerpt either... I will keep…

    6 months ago

  • Posted a reply to "How to remove nav bar to one page only.", on the site WordPress Support Forums:
    This will take a bit of altering your theme code. Before altering your website/theme, it…

    6 months ago

  • Posted a reply to "My style.css must be retarded (or I am)", on the site WordPress Support Forums:
    Ok, so when you decide to quit banging those drums and go into web design…

    6 months ago

  • Posted a reply to "My style.css must be retarded (or I am)", on the site WordPress Support Forums:
    To center your ul, you have to remember to be specific. As soon as your…

    6 months ago

  • Posted a reply to "Bullet not showing on new side menu items", on the site WordPress Support Forums:
    The other list items have this symbol in front of the anchor text: â–º You…

    6 months ago

  • Posted a reply to "My style.css must be retarded (or I am)", on the site WordPress Support Forums:
    I can no longer see your post (the menu drummer you made public yesterday). Can…

    6 months ago

  • Posted a reply to "My style.css must be retarded (or I am)", on the site WordPress Support Forums:
    My pleasure. All the best!

    6 months ago

  • Posted a reply to "My style.css must be retarded (or I am)", on the site WordPress Support Forums:
    The arrow has an absolute position. In other words: url(images/arrow_right.png) no-repeat 96% 50% means: use…

    6 months ago

  • Posted a reply to "My style.css must be retarded (or I am)", on the site WordPress Support Forums:
    Or: padding-left: 6px; padding-right: 18px; padding-top: 8px; padding-bottom: 8px; if you prefer

    6 months ago

  • Posted a reply to "My style.css must be retarded (or I am)", on the site WordPress Support Forums:
    padding: 8px 18px 8px 6px; should look good.

    6 months ago

  • Posted a reply to "My style.css must be retarded (or I am)", on the site WordPress Support Forums:
    So, changing .my-menu li > a to padding-left is why it now looks all cramped…

    6 months ago

  • Posted a reply to "My style.css must be retarded (or I am)", on the site WordPress Support Forums:
    Good point. Absolute positioning does not follow the same pattern. With that kind of placement…

    6 months ago

  • Posted a reply to "My style.css must be retarded (or I am)", on the site WordPress Support Forums:
    Your menu is coming along nicely. If I might make a suggestion. And this is…

    6 months ago

  • Posted a reply to "My style.css must be retarded (or I am)", on the site WordPress Support Forums:
    The absolute positioning of your arrows is controlled here: url(images/arrow_right.png) no-repeat 96% 50%; which translates…

    6 months ago

  • Posted a reply to "My style.css must be retarded (or I am)", on the site WordPress Support Forums:
    Glad to help. All the best!

    6 months ago

  • Posted a reply to "My style.css must be retarded (or I am)", on the site WordPress Support Forums:
    For easier read-ability I would suggest adding a white background to your list(s) as such…

    6 months ago

  • Posted a reply to "My style.css must be retarded (or I am)", on the site WordPress Support Forums:
    Creating a multi tier css styled navigation menu is complicated. You are doing very well…

    6 months ago

  • Posted a reply to "My style.css must be retarded (or I am)", on the site WordPress Support Forums:
    Ok, as previously mentioned, it is important to target selectors specifically. So, add this: #content…

    6 months ago

  • Posted a reply to "My style.css must be retarded (or I am)", on the site WordPress Support Forums:
    You will need to seperate your list styling from the "centering" styling and be very…

    6 months ago

  • Posted a reply to "My style.css must be retarded (or I am)", on the site WordPress Support Forums:
    Happy to help.

    6 months ago

  • Posted a reply to "My style.css must be retarded (or I am)", on the site WordPress Support Forums:
    You simply removed the "space" around your list. To center it, you need to define…

    6 months ago

  • Posted a reply to "My style.css must be retarded (or I am)", on the site WordPress Support Forums:
    You got it right. Good job!

    6 months ago

  • Posted a reply to "My style.css must be retarded (or I am)", on the site WordPress Support Forums:
    No bother. When writing css a * is used as a wild card. This means…

    6 months ago

  • Posted a reply to "My style.css must be retarded (or I am)", on the site WordPress Support Forums:
    Glad I could help.

    6 months ago

  • Posted a reply to "My style.css must be retarded (or I am)", on the site WordPress Support Forums:
    Try adding <?php on the line before the code you moved and ?> on the…

    6 months ago

  • Posted a reply to "My style.css must be retarded (or I am)", on the site WordPress Support Forums:
    Ok, so your style sheet is just confused. First, always add any custom css to…

    6 months ago

  • Posted a reply to "My style.css must be retarded (or I am)", on the site WordPress Support Forums:
    And, one more thing I neglected, for you and anybody else reading this post. Before…

    6 months ago

  • Posted a reply to "My style.css must be retarded (or I am)", on the site WordPress Support Forums:
    Oh, and all this: /*add_filter('the_excerpt', 'remove_shortcode_from_excerpt'); function remove_shortcode_from_excerpt($excerpt) { if ( is_search() ) { $excerpt…

    6 months ago

  • Posted a reply to "My style.css must be retarded (or I am)", on the site WordPress Support Forums:
    One more thing... Yo no hablo español, señor. La versión Inglés no muestra un mensaje…

    6 months ago

  • Posted a reply to "My style.css must be retarded (or I am)", on the site WordPress Support Forums:
    Your stylesheet has no selector for #my-header or .my-menu Just a thought... I sometimes get…

    6 months ago

  • Posted a reply to "My style.css must be retarded (or I am)", on the site WordPress Support Forums:
    I have no troubles when I copy your code and insert as "text" to a…

    6 months ago

  • Posted a reply to "My style.css must be retarded (or I am)", on the site WordPress Support Forums:
    .my-menu is the class of the first ul (and is equal to ul.my-menu), so the…

    6 months ago

  • Posted a reply to "error establishing a database connection", on the site WordPress Support Forums:
    Here are some basic troubleshooting questions to help narrow down the problem: Have you, or…

    6 months ago