WordPress REST API

REST, as you may know, stands for ‘Representational State Transfer’, but if you’re anything like me you probably have to look it up every time. There’s something disconcertingly cryptic about such phrases as Representational State Transfer, and I suspect many people would be hard-pressed to say exactly what it means. Still, WordPress’s announcement that it’s […]

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Changing Behaviour

We have seen how to create a very simple child theme — so simple in fact that all it changed is styling. Not that that’s unimportant. An astonishing amount can be accomplished just using CSS. But (apart, perhaps, from choosing whether to hide or display particular chunks of content, and where to display them) CSS […]

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Websites that really work

Perhaps it’s the time of the year, perhaps not, but I’ve recently been giving a lot of thought to what OBSON.NET is for. The posts so far have been exploring WordPress. As a software developer (and one who’s actually written a CMS that probably pre-dates WordPress!) I find it interesting. It’s a very neat solution […]

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