How to Style Your WordPress Comments Layout

Recently we showed you how to style the WordPress comment form, and we thought it would be incomplete if we did not write about styling WordPress comments layout. In the past, we have discussed that there are default WordPress generated CSS classes and IDs to help make it easier for …

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How to Display Round Gravatar Images in WordPress

Recently, we showed you how to style your comments layout and how to style your comment form. One of our users emailed us and asked “how did you make your gravatar images round? Are you storing gravatar images locally to get them to be round?” In this article, we will …

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How To Customize Blockquotes Style in WordPress Themes

Quotes often are the most memorable part of your article. They are also the most shared part of any post or presentation. This is why newspapers and main stream media sites customize their blockquote style to make it stand out. In this article, we will show you how to customize …

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How to Add Numbers to Your WordPress Comments Layout

Earlier on joinsessions, we showed you how to style your WordPress comments and the comment form. In this article, we will show you how to further customize the comment layout by adding numbers to your WordPress comments. Final results: Adding Comment Numbering in WordPress First thing you need to do …

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How to Add RSS Subscription for Tags and Custom Taxonomy Archives

Recently on joinsessions, we wrote an article about how to allow users to subscribe to categories in WordPress. We briefly mentioned that WordPress offers RSS subscription for all taxonomies: categories, tags, and custom taxonomies. In this article, we will show you how to add RSS subscription for tags and custom …

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How to Get the Post Thumbnail URL in WordPress

There are always a group of our readers who are trying to graduate the beginner level early and step into WordPress development. Many of them start by hacking their WordPress themes, creating child themes, or writing plugins. This makes them come across puzzling challenges. One such reader recently asked us …

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How to add Dynamic Widget Ready Sidebars in WordPress

Widgets are such an integral part of WordPress themes that it is hard to imagine a WordPress theme without widgets. Widgets are executable scripts that you can simply drag and drop in your sidebars or any other widget ready area in your theme. Many of our readers utilize widgets to …

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How to Create Category Templates in WordPress

Do you want to create unique category page layouts in WordPress? With WordPress websites, it’s common to use different templates for categories, tags, custom post types, and taxonomies. In this article, we’ll show you how to create category templates in WordPress. By creating templates for categories, you can add specific …

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How to Exclude Sticky Posts from the Loop in WordPress

Sticky Posts are a great way to highlight your featured content. However, there are certain places on your website where you don’t need sticky posts to be on the top. WordPress can not guess this so you need to explicitly tell WordPress to exclude sticky posts from a custom loop. …

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