Author Archive | Josh Moore

How to Have Titles Appear in Lightbox But Not as Tooltip

Back in WordPress 3.7 WordPress finally got rid of the ‘title’ tag from images in galleries.  This title tag created an annoying tooltip when visitors hovered over gallery images, which interfered with nice design.  Like this: However many lightbox plugins used that title tag to display the name of the image. This means that many WordPress site […]

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Troubleshooting Universal Analytics Ecommerce Tracking in WordPress when using Yoast

If you’re using WordPress, Universal Analytics and the Yoast Analytics plugin, and want to set up Google Analytics ecommerce tracking manually, you’re probably running into some problems. I had this exact scenario with a client’s website.  We upgraded from Classic Analytics to Universal Analytics and immediately all ecommerce data stopped being recorded. Even though I […]

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Why update_user_meta doesn’t work with display_name in WordPress and how to use pre_user_display_name instead

WordPress is powerful … but occasionally you’ll hit a problem where you hunt for hours online trying to find a solution. You may find plenty of other people searching for the some thing too, but no decent answers. For me searching for how to use update_user_meta display_name to change the default display name when a new user creates an account was […]

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Troubleshooting YouTube Embed Links in WordPress

When embedding YouTube videos in WordPress, sometimes only the link will appear. This occurs when the video has been copied from another webpage and already has formatting applied. When looking at the post on Text editor view, the link can be seen with tags wrapped around it. Here is a video with a quick solution to […]

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