Creating Custom Post Types in WordPress

Content in WordPress is easiest to manage when divided down into separate post types. A post is a piece of content in WP, and a post type is a way of categorising the posts. The advantage of defining content in this way is that built in WordPress conventions can be taken advantage of. These include many functions that collect and iterate through posts by type, and templates that are used on the.. Read More

WordPress Function the_date() is Only Outputting One Date

The WordPress function the_date() does not always behave as other similar functions do inside of the loop. Following the convention of similar WP functions, it should echo out the date that the post was created when called with a proper WP loop. Instead of displaying the date for each item inside the loop, if one date is the same as a previous, nothing will be displayed. Inside the loop, the function.. Read More