PixoPoint List Nested Pages plugin

Published April 12th, 2010 under Plugins

One of my premium support members requested a fix for their menu which was using the built-in WordPress wp_list_pages() function to display it’s menu contents. The menu was to include only five menu items, with dropdown menus. The contents of the dropdown menus was going to […]

WordPress Weekly podcast

Published April 3rd, 2010 under General

For those of you looking for another way to find out about the latest news, tips and information about WordPress but are sick and tired of reading through blog after blog of posts, an excellent alternative is to listen or even participate in a WordPress […]

Case study: Dropline menu

Published March 22nd, 2010 under General

We often receive requests for new menu designs from our Premium Support members. Here is a case study demonstrating the fastest way to get your dream menu implemented onto your site. Dropline menu Dre Armeda from CubicTwo contacted us regarding the construction of a custom menu design […]

Red Devils on WordPress.com

Published March 11th, 2010 under General

Recently we were approached here at PixoPoint by the goal tender for the Canterbury Red devils ice hockey team, Vince Mitalas, about building a custom website for his team. They are a low-budget community organisation which competes in the New Zealand Ice Hockey League and […]

PixoPoint Menu Animations Beta

Published March 3rd, 2010 under Plugins

We are happy to announce the release of a new beta product, the PixoPoint Menu Animations plugin. This new plugin adds a smooth animated effect to your dropdown menu. It was originally part of the PixoPoint Menu plugin, but was becoming too bloated and was […]

PixoPoint Menu plugin beta 0.8.x

Published February 12th, 2010 under Plugins

We are proud to announce the release of the PixoPoint Menu plugin 0.8.x beta. The most noticeable change when you install the plugin, is a slick new tab navigation system for the admin page. However the main changes to the plugin are under the hood. […]

WP DB backup

Published February 2nd, 2010 under Plugins

Time and time again I come across WordPress users who have either accidentally broken their website, their server has crashed/hard drive corrupted or they’ve been hacked. Without a clean, recent back of your database you may have trouble getting your site back online along with […]

PixoPoint Theme Integrator: alpha launch

Published January 27th, 2010 under Plugins

We are pleased to announce the Alpha launch of a new WordPress plugin which helps you integrate your WordPress theme with other gallery, forum, wiki or CMS softwares. It is called the “PixoPoint Theme Integrator” and you can see it in action in our support […]

WordPress Resources

Published January 22nd, 2010 under General

We often receive requests for information on where to learn more about WordPress theme and plugin development. Unfortunately, the official resource site WordPress.org is not a good place to go for information beyond the extreme basics of WordPress or encyclopaedic type information about various hooks […]

Animating your dropdown menu

Published January 11th, 2010 under General

In our IE Hovers post we outlined how the Superfish jQuery plugin can be used to create a smooth flowing animated effect for your dropdown menu. However the Superfish script is reasonably large and many people don’t require the various options which are available with […]