To Hide or unlink pages from the main menu in WordPress

To hide a page or post from the navigation menu in WordPress do this usually in your theme’s sidebar.php or header.php if you are using pages on your menu. Note: most people are not using pages, posts are default for the navigation menu: <ul> <li><a href=”<?php bloginfo(‘url’); ?>”>Home</a></li> <?php wp_list_pages(‘title_li=&depth=1&exclude=8’); ?> </ul> Really, the key […]

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How to hide your text blog title that appears over the banner in WordPress

To hide the WordPress page title which lays over the top of your banner image: In your /themes/style.css file: #header h1 { display:none } This will allow your blog title to show in the window title and as the  link in google and other seach engine results while not allowing it to overlay your new […]

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Worpdress page title – how to reverse it

To reverse the WordPress page title, that is the blog title and the blog name: In your Themes directory header.php For WordPress 2.5 and up: <title> <?php wp_title(‘–‘,true,’right’); ?> <?php bloginfo(‘name’); ?> </title>

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Making a custom print page layout for WordPress blogs

You can make a custom page layout that is called only when the person wants to print the page or print preview it. Note: Some WordPress themes have a print.css stylesheet already created, so look for that in the theme directory first. You must call the print stylesheet in the case of the browser being […]

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