Including administration interactivity


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Including administration interactivity

Increasingly, I found clients are asking for more and more control over their website. WordPress gives you the power to expose that control right in its administrative interface of the dashboard. In this lesson, we'll take the sidebar advertisement that was introduced in the previous lesson and extend it so that the client can decide how many ads to show, or whether not to show any ads at all, right from a Custom option in the dashboard. To build a custom interface, we are going to be working in Dreamweaver with two of our roux theme pages, sidebar.php, and functions.php.

So I have used a Custom filter to restrict our dynamically related files to those pages as well as the style.css files. Let's start in sidebar.php, and I'll go into Code, so we have a maximum view here. First we are going to put in a PHP code block that will get the options for this specific interactive operation, and we are going to put this code block right in front of our new ad space. So as I said, this is the PHP...

Including administration interactivity
Video duration: 10m 45s 5h 44m Intermediate Updated Oct 23, 2012

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Including administration interactivity provides you with in-depth training on Web. Taught by Joseph Lowery as part of the Dreamweaver and WordPress: Core Concepts

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