Programming

Loading a WordPress sidebar with AJAX 13

In my previous article I wrote a few things about the redesign of this website, which is now responsive. However, fluid design is only one step towards building mobile friendly websites (which was the initial goal of RWD) since the small screen is not the only “problem” of a smartphone. We must also cater for the limited memory (and storage space, both temporary and long term) and the slow CPU that -most of the time- is quite slower than even a cheap netbook. We need to further improve our sites and for starters, I decided to not load the right sidebar at all, if there is no space available for it.

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Projects

PGR Admin for WordPress

PGR Admin is a “skin” for the administration pages of WordPress. It overwrites various CSS styles and colors to -slightly- alter the appearance and adds a couple of settings for branding purposes, like the customizable logo above the main menu.

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prince.gr in English

Translating my articles in English was something I wanted to do for a long time now. It is not an easy job and I'm not talking about the amount of written information, that -for better or worse- are not that much. Translating the articles is not enough since there are lots of other bits and pieces of text like categories, tags (not all of them are translated yet), menu items, personal information, contact form, website title and subtitle, dates and everything that I may forget. Here are some technical info about the task, in case you are thinking of doing the same.
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