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Howdy_McGee

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  • Member Since: February 1st, 2012
  • St. Louis
  • wordpress.stackexchange.com/users/7355/howdy-mcgee
  • Developer at IQComputing
  • @howdy_mcgee on WordPress.org and Slack
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Bio/Description

Active support member – more active at the WordPress Stack Exchange.

WordPress Origin Story

I’ve kind of just tripped into it and now I’m stumbling through code.

  • Posted a reply to "Audio Shortcode Animation - Progress Rail Disappears", on the site WordPress Support Forums:
    Sorry, I should have clarified. The above code is all that's needed to replicate it…

    7 days ago

  • Created a topic, Audio Shortcode Animation - Progress Rail Disappears, on the site WordPress Support Forums

    1 week ago

  • Created a topic, Question about WPCF7 Menu Position, on the site WordPress Support Forums

    1 week ago

  • Posted a reply to "Sidebar pushed to the bottom of the page", on the site WordPress Support Forums:
    Looks like you somehow got it fixed. Could you possibly post a solution?

    1 week ago

  • Posted a reply to "Get post_id from slugs or permanentlink", on the site WordPress Support Forums:
    You could use this ridiculous function url_to_postid() - It looks kind of heavy so if…

    1 week ago

  • Posted a reply to "Adding attributes to menus on navigation bar", on the site WordPress Support Forums:
    We need to look at this Huge Monster - WP_Nav Walker. It looks massive but…

    1 week ago

  • Posted a reply to "How to show child pages on the parent page like grid?", on the site WordPress Support Forums:
    What have you tried so far? Are you looking for full code ( PHP, HTML,…

    1 week ago

  • Posted a reply to "Query multiple custom posts", on the site WordPress Support Forums:
    Without playing with the SQL posts_where hook I don't believe there's anything built in to…

    1 week ago

  • Posted a reply to "how to see what pages a media file is used on?", on the site WordPress Support Forums:
    You should be able to see them in the media library - whenever you click…

    1 week ago

  • Posted a reply to "Plug-Ins Fail to Update", on the site WordPress Support Forums:
    Contact your host - sounds like folder permission issues.

    1 week ago

  • Created a topic, Remove SPAN from backcolor, on the site WordPress Support Forums

    2 weeks ago

  • Created a topic, Error in Shortcodes.php file [Solution Inside], on the site WordPress Support Forums

    1 month ago

  • Posted a reply to "Keep track of Database Updates?", on the site WordPress Support Forums:
    Ah, thanks! I didn't realize it was the same version as WooCommerce, I figured they…

    1 month ago

  • Created a topic, Keep track of Database Updates?, on the site WordPress Support Forums

    1 month ago

  • Created a topic, Non-Object Errors in abstract-wc-rest-posts-controller, on the site WordPress Support Forums

    1 month ago

  • Posted a reply to "What kind of menu is this?", on the site WordPress Support Forums:
    The menu is a Fixed or Sticky menu. Whenever you scroll to a certain point,…

    1 month ago

  • Posted a reply to "Auto-Initialize AIOWPS Settings?", on the site WordPress Support Forums:
    For future readers, this worked like a charm - serialized my default settings and added…

    2 months ago

  • Posted a reply to "Hook Documentation", on the site WordPress Support Forums:
    Thanks for the reply @mileu - I didn't have anything specific I wanted to accomplish…

    2 months ago

  • Posted a reply to "Auto-Initialize AIOWPS Settings?", on the site WordPress Support Forums:
    I think I may be able to use some default data and throw it into…

    2 months ago

  • Created a topic, Hook Documentation, on the site WordPress Support Forums

    2 months ago

  • Posted a reply to "Uploaded image - access original after resize?", on the site WordPress Support Forums:
    I'm not sure i understand the issue but if you're uploading images to a specialized…

    2 months ago

  • Posted a reply to "Images not loading in tiled gallery", on the site WordPress Support Forums:
    Maybe try sizing down the image and reuploading it with a different name. Read the…

    2 months ago

  • Posted a reply to "Images not loading in tiled gallery", on the site WordPress Support Forums:
    Have you tried disabling Jetpack? It's trying to load a http://i0.wp.com/ url thumbnail which has…

    2 months ago

  • Posted a reply to "About custom fields", on the site WordPress Support Forums:
    You can run conditional statements and if they're true add them to a previously empty…

    2 months ago

  • Posted a reply to "wp_dropdown_pages value", on the site WordPress Support Forums:
    Have you tested what get_option() actually returns? Maybe spitting it out to your error_log() would…

    2 months ago

  • Posted a reply to "Excluding categories from admin", on the site WordPress Support Forums:
    Here's a little function you may add which will add a default term if the…

    2 months ago

  • Posted a reply to "jQuery error : Cannot read property 'top' of undefined", on the site WordPress Support Forums:
    Maybe add a conditional check to ensure the element exists before doing any calculations or…

    2 months ago

  • Posted a reply to ".html vs .php", on the site WordPress Support Forums:
    That's a very broad topic. You should look online for tutorials onto how to convert…

    2 months ago

  • Posted a reply to "Excluding categories from admin", on the site WordPress Support Forums:
    Are these traditional Categories ( built-in Posts ) or a Custom Taxonomy? By default, Posts…

    2 months ago

  • Created a topic, Does it also backup plugin files?, on the site WordPress Support Forums

    2 months ago

  • Posted a reply to "Display instructions as first item in dropdown", on the site WordPress Support Forums:
    This may be a bug, I'm not sure, but you have to define data before…

    2 months ago

  • Posted a reply to "Safe Mode Warnings", on the site WordPress Support Forums:
    Right, everything is up-to-date except PHP which is still on 5.3.3 - looking at the…

    2 months ago

  • Created a topic, Safe Mode Warnings, on the site WordPress Support Forums

    2 months ago

  • Posted a reply to "Using $this when not in object contect", on the site WordPress Support Forums:
    Thanks for the quick fix!

    3 months ago

  • Created a topic, Using $this when not in object contect, on the site WordPress Support Forums

    3 months ago

  • Posted a reply to "Everytime post is published for the first time execute an update", on the site WordPress Support Forums:
    Sitepoint has a decent tutorial which goes through simply creating your own metabox. The important…

    3 months ago

  • Posted a reply to "Add Media HTTP error", on the site WordPress Support Forums:
    Hard to say with the little information you've provided... What HTTP error are you getting?…

    3 months ago

  • Posted a reply to "Symbols convert to HTML numbers", on the site WordPress Support Forums:
    What do you mean "in html source" - like View Source in your browser? You…

    3 months ago

  • Posted a reply to "Cleared Cache - website still won't update", on the site WordPress Support Forums:
    Automatically or do you mean when you manually click "Update" your website doesn't update? Maybe…

    3 months ago

  • Posted a reply to "Same template different results after update", on the site WordPress Support Forums:
    The themes were the same? Maybe one server is running an older version of PHP.

    3 months ago

  • Created a topic, Errors, Warnings, and Notices, on the site WordPress Support Forums

    3 months ago

  • Posted a reply to "4.5 Update Destroyed my Site's Design", on the site WordPress Support Forums:
    @horse297 - if they roll back all the versions to support old and outdated themes…

    3 months ago

  • Posted a reply to "css for category pages", on the site WordPress Support Forums:
    Since you want to change the header and menu there's a couple ways. Pure CSS…

    3 months ago

  • Posted a reply to "Times out going to admin login", on the site WordPress Support Forums:
    Enable Debugging and see if you run into any errors. If there are no errors…

    3 months ago

  • Posted a reply to "css for category pages", on the site WordPress Support Forums:
    Most themes should have this built in. If you: 1) Log into WordPress 2) Using…

    3 months ago

  • Posted a reply to "Hide content for non admins", on the site WordPress Support Forums:
    That's a good conditional for what you need. You can practically use this in any…

    3 months ago

  • Posted a reply to "Editing Header", on the site WordPress Support Forums:
    If this isn't a custom theme ( a theme from repo or that you've purchased…

    3 months ago

  • Posted a reply to "4.5 Update Destroyed my Site's Design", on the site WordPress Support Forums:
    Odds are good this is a Javascript issue. With the release of 4.5 a new…

    3 months ago

  • Posted a reply to "onclick function being stripped out - why is that?", on the site WordPress Support Forums:
    This worked perfectly as far as I can tell using the linked Raw HTML plugin…

    4 months ago

  • Posted a reply to "Pictures not showing up in Safari", on the site WordPress Support Forums:
    <rant> This is 100% more difficult to debug when Mouse Right Click is disabled. Ontop…

    4 months ago