WordPress Development FAQ

With more than 5 years of WordPress development experiences. I decided to create this summary of most frequently asking question (FAQ) while developing a WordPress themes or WordPress plugins. And this post will continuously updated, so you may need to bookmarked it :) White blank page (White screen of death) This is one of the annoying issue in WordPress. It is just a white blank page. No errors, No warning. I found this issue couple times during my WordPress development. And i wrote it in … Read more...

IvanKristianto.com Now Use CalibreFx Engine

It has been 7 months since i wrote the last article on this blog. There are many changes in my life and this blog has been abandon not because i don't prioritize it. But I'm more focusing on building our company CalibreWorks and built this WordPress themes engine called CalibreFx. Our company built this engine so all the developer can use it to easily built WordPress themes and all its features. I will comeback later for the CalibreFx features that been used in this themes. I called this … Read more...

WordPress Series: How to Choose a Theme

Choosing a right theme from the start will determines your blog in the future. You need to take time to choose the best WordPress theme for your blog. There are many aspect you need to think about. One of them is SEO optimized. If you were new in this blogging world you probably don't know what is SEO optimized. Briefly SEO optimized themes is theme that easily read by the search engine and index it easily. Most people in the world use Google, Yahoo or Bing to search what are they looking for, … Read more...

Add Post Thumbnail Support For Your WordPress Themes

WordPress have post thumbnail support but it is not enabled by default. You need to explicitly enable it from your themes function. If you are WordPress themes designer and want to automate post thumbnail to be displayed in your posts list such as in homepage. And it become more popular nowadays. To add post thumbnail support in your themes just add these two lines in your themes functions.php: How to use it: 1. When creating a new post, and uploading a new image, now you have set image … Read more...

New Themes Again, Codename: Codemaniac v1.0

Hey there! Probably you already noticed with my new themes. Yes, i recently changed it (again!). But, this time is very different from the previous themes. Because all my previous themes was modified from free themes that i got from the internet out there. But this one, i designed it from the scratch. Yes i did the design from zero. Start from design the web page on photoshop, then export it into HTML and CSS, then export it into wordpress themes structure and code, add some default function … Read more...

New Face, New Spirit…

Horrayyy... Finally i release my new face with new spirit. I called it codemania themes, he3x.  This new themes is more tidy and more compatible with wordpress 2.8.4. And i put feature gallery content plugin to the homepage, so it will look more interactive. I don't like graphic design, but i do want to learn graphic design, so i think this is a chance for me to learn graphic design, so i can publish it on homepage. I changed page menu order, delete one photo-album page and add recent post … Read more...