Me as Speaker in WordCamp Nepal 2012

Sanjip Shah is a WordPress Developer and Enthusiast. He is a Computer Engineer by qualification. It was at Catch Themes when he fell in love with WordPress. What he like the most about WordPress is its hooks, filters and easy customization. He is one of the core contributers at Catch Themes and on free time he write articles about WordPress on Devote Press or playing Warcraft DOTA!. You can read more here.

Internationalization and Localization of WordPress Theme : Part I

If you are into WordPress theme development and want your theme to have a more users around it, Internationalization and Localization of your WordPress theme can add a plus point in doing so. In this article, I will be talking about how to make the WordPress Theme translation ready.

So, What is Internationalization and Localization?

Internationalization and Localization
Internationalization and Localization

Internationalization

Commonly abbreviated as i18n as there are 18 letters between the letter i and n, Internationalization is the process of making WordPress theme translation ready so that it can be adapted to various languages and regions without technical changes.

Localization

Commonly abbreviated as l10n as there are 10 letters between the letter l and n, Localization is the process of adapting internationalized WordPress theme for a specific language by translating text. Read more

Flexible Header Image in WordPress 3.4 and Above

Flexible Header Image in WordPress 3.4 and Above

In this article, I am going the talk about the flexible header image feature of WordPress and focusing about one cool feature which I like very much, this flexible header image feature allows custom header image with flexible heights, widths or both. This feature was just introduced from WordPress 3.4.
With this cool feature, now users don’t have to just use header image of fixed size determined by the designer. Read more

Register Sidebar in WordPress

Sidebar can be any part in the page layout and it’s an excellent way to display information. Found mostly on left and right part of the main body but it can also be in the header and footer area. Any area of your theme can be turned into what is now referred to as a dynamic sidebar that lets any WordPress blogger control content layout by moving widgets around. In this article I will to talking about how to register sidebar and how to display it.

Register Sidebar in WordPress
Register Sidebar in WordPress
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