wp_schedule_single_event() – all about scheduling one-time events with working examples

With this function I open the new post series about WordPress Cron. I don’t want to create the common post about all the cron functions, so we will look at each function separately.

pre_user_query tutorial: hiding the user with the exact ID, hiding the users by the role, extending the user search

First of all you should know one important moment. There are two base user query action hooks:

  1. pre_get_users — it fires before WP_User_Query has been parsed and allows you to change some query vars like include, exclude, order, orderby etc.
  2. pre_user_query fires after

How to get the comment author name, email and website from his cookies?

I’m sure there are a lot of things where this function could be helpful. As for me I wanted the following: someone posts a comment on the website and when he goes to contact me page, the respond form would be filled with this data automatically

Filter posts by author in WordPress admin area

Stripe Checkout Example with Default Popup Form

Remove taxonomy slugs (categories, post tags and custom taxonomies) from URL

In this post I will show you how to remove «category» from WordPress categories URL,

How to remove category slug from URLs

how to remove «tag» from post tags URLs,

How to remove tag from post_tags URLs.

and how to remove custom taxonomy slugs

Permalink post_type structure with taxonomy slug in it

Let’s look at the simple example of a eshop on WordPress.

The shop has custom post type product and category for products product_cat. By default product links looks like