In this session, a member asks how to create a download button for a PDF. There are two options, one is creating the download button with an image but no text and the other is creating a button that has text but no image and both can be done using the J Shortcodes plugin. Rick
Using HTML in WordPress
In this session we show a member how to create a link to an Iframe and how to insert an Iframe into a page. Okay John, is your microphone up and working now? I hope so. Can you hear me? I can. That’s perfect. Beautiful. So give me a link, John. Okay if you go
In this session we show how to insert an image link into the body of a post or a page by entering the URL of the page you want to link the image to when you add the image. Rick: Okay so let’s see, Brian has a question. Brian, I’m unmuting your microphone. Brian Hallen,
In this session we discuss how to use images as bullets in the list items of unordered lists as requested by a member. We show how you to do this by uploading background images to use as bullets in your list item and then use a little CSS to adjust. Okay so let’s see. So
This member is using a table to create a frame (or skin) around a YouTube video player. Unfortunately there are gaps between the table rows which prevent the frame from looking right. We discuss the use of tables for layout purposes and how a table needs to be created in order to perform this task.
This member asks for a brief introduction to HTML and its basic syntax. I discuss what makes an HTML page, the HTML, head and body tags. Then I discuss the primary HTML elements, heading, paragraphs, lists, links, images, divs and others. Good evening everybody and welcome to the Wednesday evening live call in answer session.
This member asks how to create a 2 column list within the WordPress content area. I demonstrate a method using 2 unordered lists each wrapped in a div tag that I style so that they float side by side. This involves using the HTML view of the WordPress editor and adding code to custom.css But
In this second video on Styling Tables we talk about the default styling/formatting that comes with the table in WordPress and Thesis. In order to give the table some styling you need to assign a class or id. We show you how to assign classes and then style the table contents, head and footer and
Learn how to present data in a table format. We show how to add a table in NetBeans, explain the HTML structure of tables and then show you how to style a table with CSS.
This member needs to create a horizontal navigation menu but can’t use either the Thesis Nav Menu or the WordPress Menu. In this video I demonstrate how to create a menu from scratch. We use an unordered list with links and CSS styles to create a menu similar in appearance to the Thesis Nav Menu.
A member asked how to create anchors within a page. An anchor is an HTML element that provides a specific location within a page that can be linked to. I show some examples of anchors and demonstrate how to create them. [S3VIDEO file='public/liveanswers/LA1-23-11a-page-anchors.mp4' bgimage='https://www.byobwebsite.com/wp-content/uploads/2012/10/LA1-23-11a-page-anchors2.jpg' displaymode='overlay'] But let’s talk about anchors for just a moment because
WordPress is a very powerful Content Management System with lots of features only available by using HTML, CSS or PHP. This series of intermediate video tutorials aims to teach folks how use advanced WordPress features by means of custom HTML, CSS and PHP. This is a new group of video tutorials for the site and