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    How to create a reading timer from WordPress content

    How to create a reading timer from WordPress content

    • Reading time
    • WordPress
    Following on from the post for How to create a reading timer from Advanced custom fields content, I thought I'd share how to create the same thing but for the standard WordPress content.
    A new focus in direction

    A new focus in direction

    Over the last few years I have been on a bit of a personal journey towards a more sustainable lifestyle. It has touched every aspect of my life in some way or another. I have been looking for more ways to bring this into my work life. Starting the-sustainable.dev as a side project was a […]
    The benefits of using Dark Mode

    The benefits of using Dark Mode

    I recently wrote a piece for my sustainable web development-focused side project on the benefits of using Dark Mode. The importance of creating more eco-friendly, less carbon-intensive websites is not to be underestimated. We all need to be doing more to help make the web a more sustainable entity. Dark by design. Lighter in environmental […]
    How to create a reading timer from ACF Pro flexible content

    How to create a reading timer from ACF Pro flexible content

    • ACF
    • Advanced Custom Fields
    • Reading time
    If you replace the main WordPress editor with ACF's Flexible Content then it makes getting a reading time assessment a little tricky. Here's how to write a function that measures the content and generates a reading time.
    How to add Yoast SEO breadcrumbs to search results

    How to add Yoast SEO breadcrumbs to search results

    • Blog
    • Breadcrumbs
    • Code Snippet
    • Yoast SEO
    After needing to add a breadcrumb to search results within a WordPress build and not finding much in the way of resources, I thought it would be useful to share what I had discovered, with the help of Darren Pinder. How to add Yoast SEO breadcrumbs to search results // Get breadcrumbs as an array […]

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