How To Change Placeholder Text Color & More With CSS

How to style placeholder text across most browsers

Getting Started With The WordPress Customizer API

Learn how to add customizer controls to your theme to easily change site-wide settings.

Styling Better Button Elements With Sass

Learn how to style buttons that provide user feedback for all four states: default, hover, focus, & active.

Animated Hamburger Menu Toggle Without Any Javascript

Open and close a menu using a hamburger menu icon that transforms into a close icon powered by checkbox & some Sass.

Building A Simple WordPress Walker For Cleaner Nav Menu Markup

Replace WordPress's default HTML markup with the bare minimum.

Creating A Custom WordPress JSON Endpoint Without A Plugin

At a specific permalink, build a function that displays easy-to-consume JSON without relying on third-party plugins.

Change The Post Thumbnail Meta Box Labels For Custom Post Types

Replace the `Featured Image` title with a more fitting name.

How To Clean Up WordPress Frontend Bloat

Remove all of the meta information, stylesheets, & javascript that WordPress print by default.

Remove Emoji Support From WordPress

Rid your site of the extraneous inline styles & Javascript WordPress uses to support emojis.

How To Remove the Version Number from WordPress CSS & Javascript Files

Take control of the way your scripts and stylesheets are enqueued on the frontend.

Set The WordPress Thumbnail Image Size Within a Theme or Plugin

Control the sizes of thumbnail images from your theme instead of setting them manually from the admin area.