Styling the WordPress Admin Panel

If you want to make changes to the CSS in the admin panel you can’t do it in your style sheet. You will need to create a function in your functions.php that looks like this: add_action('admin_head', 'my_custom_fonts'); function my_custom_fonts() { echo...

Saul Bass’ Vertigo Poster

Saul Bass was a great commercial artist and many consider his poster for the film Vertigo to be his masterpiece. As a school project I converted a JPG version of the poster into a vector version. Here it is in the SVG format. You can download it and play with it to...

visibility:hidden vs. display:none

Many new Developers don’t understand the difference between these two attributes which can be applied just about anywhere on a page. {visibility:hidden} Will make the element transparent but the element will still occupy the same space as if it were still there...

Using SVG Files in WordPress

When using responsive themes in WordPress I highly recommend getting away from using bit-mapped image files. In order to make your logo look really sharp in any viewport save it as an SVG file. Before you can upload your file though you will need to open your...