Monstrosity WordPress Theme

We have been using Bootstrap for all our Custom WordPress work. It has really improved our quality, reduced new team members learning curves and increased our output. It came at the right time in the evolution of our service offerings. Even though Bootstrap is now on...

Using Grunt for task automation

I have been creating websites for a while now, all the way back when styling was done with a font tag, this is pre CSS days. Where tables ruled the landscape and float was done by magic carpets. If these old pages were loaded today they would be super-fast, but it...

How to add a date box beginning of a paragraph with CSS

Here is what we need to achieve, it was very simple with CSS. I was also able to easily add it to a WordPress template. The HTML 31 Oct The CSS .date-box { background: #93C647; width:50px; float:left; margin-right:10px; margin-top:5px; } .date-box p {...

How to add class to first post in WordPress Loop

When working with a loop in WordPress sometimes it is necessary to add a different class to the first element in the loop. Example: A website may have a custom post type for featured images that will be slides in an image carousel on the home page of a website. The...