geeky · wp hacks

WordPress.com lightbox/thickbox trick

Last I tried, this trick no longer works as of 9/16/2012. Not sure when it stopped working. Click for an example. In your theme widget, add the socialvibe widget to your sidebar. Add the class “thickbox” in any of your links to an image. e.g. To use the gallery feature, use the same rel attribute… Continue reading WordPress.com lightbox/thickbox trick

geeky · php code · wp hacks

disable wordpress smiley for a certain post/page

okie, i thought someone has figured it out by now. but when i asked on the wordpress board, i got no response. so i digged around and figured a hack for it. i noticed sometimes esp. on some pages, the smiley conversion does a poor job and converts the wrong text into smilies. it really… Continue reading disable wordpress smiley for a certain post/page

geeky · wp hacks

threaded comments notification

ok i guess when i wrote up my threaded comments hack, i did not include the feature where the comment author who you are replying to will get notified by email. hrm it’s just an update in your functions.php under wp-includes. here’s my code. you can replace your old wp_notify_postauthor function with it. like always.… Continue reading threaded comments notification