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  • Member Since: July 31st, 2009
  • Location: Queen Creek Arizona
  • Website: joeldcanfield.com
  • Job Title: Writing literary mysteries
  • Employer: my home
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Interests

I write literary mysteries, light noir.

WordPress Origin Story

Started web dev in 1994 and my own company in 1999. Wrote my first blog tool in ASP the year WordPress was first released. Eventually WP grew enough to become the only way I build websites.

  • Created a topic, Only affects Custom CSS, not Theme Editor, on the site WordPress.org Forums:
    I don't use the Custom CSS tool, I do all my edits in …

  • Posted a reply to installed and activated but nothing happens, on the site WordPress.org Forums:
    Huh. It was not there, honest! There now, though. However, I was thinking like a…

  • Created a topic, installed and activated but nothing happens, on the site WordPress.org Forums:
    As the subject says: installed the plugin, see no effe…

  • Posted a reply to wp cli plugin update fail regarding WP_CLI\\UpgraderSkin, on the site WordPress.org Forums:
    Very much interested, in fact. Help? Hello?

  • Posted a reply to wp cli plugin update fail regarding WP_CLI\\UpgraderSkin, on the site WordPress.org Forums:
    Still interested in resolving this.

  • Posted a reply to stripped down minimal smallest footprint installation, on the site WordPress.org Forums:
    d'oh. of course they will. Yup. Got me some studying to do. Excellent. Thanks.

  • Created a topic, stripped down minimal smallest footprint installation, on the site WordPress.org Forums:
    I know there are reams of files in a normal WP install…

  • Posted a reply to wp cli plugin update fail regarding WP_CLI\\UpgraderSkin, on the site WordPress.org Forums:
    It happens with any plugin, but doing the update from within the WordPress dashboard works…

  • Created a topic, wp cli plugin update fail regarding WP_CLI\\UpgraderSkin, on the site WordPress.org Forums:
    From my Mac running Catalina I'm using ssh to my WP in…

  • Posted a reply to wp-cli: choose php version, on the site WordPress.org Forums:
    The host changed my account's path to php and resolved this issue. I'm finding out…

  • Posted a reply to wp-cli: choose php version, on the site WordPress.org Forums:
    A new host because they have tight security? I think not. I've been with them…

  • Posted a reply to wp-cli: choose php version, on the site WordPress.org Forums:
    phpinfo() is disabled on the server, and with jailedshell I don't have access outside my…

  • Posted a reply to wp-cli: choose php version, on the site WordPress.org Forums:
    -jailshell: /usr/bin/su: Permission denied My server guy has a query in to his people. He's…

  • Posted a reply to wp-cli: choose php version, on the site WordPress.org Forums:
    PHP version is fine in cPanel, and fine if I check the PHP version in…

  • Created a topic, wp-cli: choose php version, on the site WordPress.org Forums:
    wp-cli over ssh from my MacOS in terminal. Server ph…

  • Created a topic, how is this different from core functionality?, on the site WordPress.org Forums:
    Since WordPress already checks for scheduled posts eve…

  • Posted a reply to Filter Tags by Custom Field value, on the site WordPress.org Forums:
    I really don't know. Hopefully the plugin author will drop by someday to address the…

  • Posted a reply to Filter Tags by Custom Field value, on the site WordPress.org Forums:
    The database is going to see each of those pairs as a discrete item, not…

  • Posted a reply to can’t make customfield_orderby work, on the site WordPress.org Forums:
    Sorted this out myself. In case it helps others, sorting for custom fields is ALPHA…

  • Posted a reply to Filter Tags by Custom Field value, on the site WordPress.org Forums:
    from the very bottom of this page: https://github.com/picandocodigo/List-Category-Posts/wiki/How-to-select-which-posts-to-show custom fields - To use custom fields,…

  • Created a topic, can’t make customfield_orderby work, on the site WordPress.org Forums:
    Using this code in the page [catlist name="envirogroo…

  • Posted a reply to is it possible to have multiple/random transitions?, on the site WordPress.org Forums:
    Ah. I was unclear about the difference between the main transition and the background transitions.…

  • Created a topic, is it possible to have multiple/random transitions?, on the site WordPress.org Forums:
    Love the slider. Is it possible to have all the transi…

  • Posted a reply to Comment is a spam message always, on the site WordPress.org Forums:
    I'm getting the same error suddenly this week, with no plugins activated except JetPack.

  • Created a topic, not blocking spam in feedback, on the site WordPress.org Forums:
    Plugin worked perfectly for a long time, then a month …

  • Posted a reply to how to disable CodeMirror?, on the site WordPress.org Forums:
    Oh, sweet. Had not noticed that setting. Done and done. Thanks. It also kills the…

  • Created a topic, how to disable CodeMirror?, on the site WordPress.org Forums:
    How can I turn off CodeMirror and return to a plain te…

  • Created a topic, I’d like to style the button, on the site WordPress.org Forums:
    but messing with the CSS in the plugin code doesn't se…

  • Posted a reply to would like better access to elements for CSS styling, on the site WordPress.org Forums:
    Updated, adjusted a little CSS in my own theme, not the plugin, and all is…

  • Posted a reply to would like better access to elements for CSS styling, on the site WordPress.org Forums:
    As I play with it I'll make a list. I did database work for 15…

  • Posted a reply to would like better access to elements for CSS styling, on the site WordPress.org Forums:
    Understood. I hadn't considered selectively choosing style sheets as needed. As long as I can…

  • Created a topic, would like better access to elements for CSS styling, on the site WordPress.org Forums:
    First, thanks for creating the plugin. I've gone throu…

  • Posted a reply to How do you remove the dash before author's name, on the site WordPress.org Forums:
    I have the same question.

  • Posted a reply to I can't change the CSS, on the site WordPress.org Forums:
    Same here. Any access to change the layout and look would be nice. Nothing I…

  • Posted a reply to The plugin passes spam, on the site WordPress.org Forums:
    Same here for http://joeldcanfield.com/