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WooCommerce: Stripe 4.0 Icons

Note: The colour icons have been returned in the 4.1.0 update. These edits are no longer relevant.  The WooCommerce Stripe 4.0 extension has recently been released, with many exciting upgrades. But one of the results of this upgrade is a change in the way the payment icons are displayed at checkout. The previous version of Stripe…

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Adding custom functions to your website

Sometimes, when you are editing a website, you will come across php code snippets that you can use to edit your WordPress/WooCommerce website’s functionality. Until you’ve practiced this a few times, the first question will be, “Where do I put this?” There’s an easy answer, but it requires a bit of thinking things through. There…

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Collecting Donations with WooCommerce

I have been experimenting with using WooCommerce to set up a site to collect donations, on both a one-time and recurring basis. Here is a screenshot of the finished product work in progress:     I’ve set this up with a number of WooCommerce’s paid extensions. I’ll start with the essentials, then tell you about…

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Abbotsford earns a place in Automattic’s Hall of Shame

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Automattic, the company I work for, has a mission: to democratize publishing – and one of the ways it does it is with the open source software, WordPress. In other words, because of WordPress, virtually anyone can use the same software to build their site as the large news corporations, and can therefore speak their mind openly…

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Four Ways to learn WordPress

Are you interested in learning more about how to build websites with WordPress? Here are some ways to do that. Take a course. One of the first ways I learned about WordPress, and related topics like HTML, CSS and PHP, is by taking tutorials. Lynda.com, Treehouse, Know the Code, WP101 – there are all awesome sources.…

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Project Web Connect

Project Web Connect

Local group offers free website development Does your non-profit group need a website? Our local WordPress Meetup group wants to hear from non-profit organizations in the South Okanagan – and we are willing to build a website for free if we can find the right group. Our club’s expertise will be free of charge, and…

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