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Same theme in WP.com and WP.org?

I started my journey in WordPress.com with Mina Olen theme. But it’s completely different theme than WordPress.org version of it. WP.org version is build from excellent Hybrid Core and support several plugins like Easy Digital Downloads. WP.com won’t allow Hybrid Core in their themes and they have their own plugins build in Jetpack so I …

Adding parameters to WordPress oEmbed

I was trying to enable the JavaScript API for an embedded youtube-player. It means that I somehow needed to add `&enablejsapi=1` to all youtube oEmbed url. When searching around I found a filter called `oembed_result`. Help from this article I found a solution I wanted. ` function my_plugin_enable_js_api( $html, $url, $args ) { /* Modify …

Experiment – commercial theme for free

I’m not happy with my theme sales which are about 1400$ starting from early 2013. That covers pretty much the same as maintaining this site. Kultalusikka theme is leading the stats and have 15 downloads. It’s time for experiment.

Themes and Plugin updates

Most of the themes and plugins have been updated and they now work better with WordPress version 3.9. Here is the most common things that was making some problems. Themes Widgets should now appear also in theme customizer. Some themes still don’t support this new feature but I’m working on updates. Some themes had some …

Plugin release: Webshare

I have always had difficulties to find fast and attractive social sharing plugins. I’ve tried Jetpack sharing module and Floating Social Bar just to name few. But there was always something missing. Then I visited VelocityPage blog and immediately saw that I wanted to have those kind of Social sharing options. Simple font icon with …

Mina olen v1.0.2 released

Mina olen version 1.0.2 is now available. It has couple of changes. Better CSS for header image and callout link. Also couple of body class added. FitVids updated to version 1.1. In front page template portfolios and testimonials are shown as random by default. You can change this using filters.