Rename Publish button in WordPress admin

There are scenarios where you want the WordPress Admin to behave differently, specially for the custom post types. Imagine you have custom post type called ‘contacts’ and you want to change the button from PUBLISH to SAVE. So how to achieve this without changing the core files?

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Importing Excel files into MySQL with PHP

If you have Excel files that need to be imported to MySQL using PHP, here are the steps. You need only the class file of PHPExcelReader to read the excel file, rest of the things you can do using simple functionalists of PHP. The PHPExcelReader class file is attached to the end of this document.

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Simple Image Scroll Using Javascript Marquee

Simple image scroll using javascript marquee, only with the help of jQuery and marquee.js. Only need to add the javascripts and the scrolling div. This script will only output a div with a number of images scrolling inside it. You can add more functionality to it later as per your need.

Then you need to add the css for image container and the images,

That’s it. You have integrated your scroll. You can download the attached zip file which contains the html and js files here.

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How To Get Current Page URL In PHP

Sometimes, you might want to get the current page URL that is shown in the browser URL window. For example if you want to let your visitors submit a blog post to Digg you need to get that same exact URL. There are plenty of other reasons as well. Here is how you can get current url in php.

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Display Unsupported Image Formats In Browser

Most of the browsers do not support most of the image file types rather than some common file types like JPG, PNG and GIF. But in most of the web projects user need to upload some most used file types like PSD, PDF ( Unsupported image formats ) etc. and they need to see what they have uploaded is perfect or not.

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Scroll To Specific Section Using jQuery

We can scroll to specific section using jQuery method .scrollTop(). .scrollTop() expects a parameter, that is , the pixel value where the scroll bar should scroll to.

is able to scroll the window ( if there is enough content in it ). You can also get desired value with offset() and position().

This will scroll the contact element to view. The non-jQuery alternate method is .scrollIntoView(). You can call that method on any DOM element like:

true indicates that the element is positioned at the top whereas false would place it on the bottom of the view. The nice thing with the jQuery method is, you can even use it with functions like .animate(). So you might smooth scroll something.

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A Guide To WordPress Custom Post Types: Create, Display & Meta Boxes

Custom Post Types are a new set of administrative options appearing along with the default post types such as PostsPagesAttachments etc. A Custom Post Type can store any type of information. It has a dedicated editor, media uploader and uses the existing WordPress table structure for ease in data management. The main advantage of creating custom post types using the WordPress API is that it equips itself well with existing themes and templates. Custom Post Types are also SEO friendly because of their nifty permalinks.

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