Dealing with Custom Taxonomies in the WP-API

Update: this article focuses on the WP-API v1. Click here for an article on filtering with the WP-API v2 in WordPress 4.7+. I have recently started working on a mobile app for a WordPress site that relies heavily on custom taxonomies. The app needs to pull in posts from WordPress through the WP-API, and allow […]

4 Ways to Make Your Ionic App Feel Native

Recent developments in the hybrid world are blurring the lines between hybrid and native. You can now use native transitions and native scrolling, along with a fast framework like Ionic. In many cases, it’s impossible to tell any difference between hybrid and native, since many fully native apps use WebViews. The exciting thing is that […]

Build a mobile app with Ionic + WordPress

Update 9/15: wpIonic has been modified to work with the WP-API version 2. I’ve also added new features such as post caching and bookmarks. Follow the project on Github for the most recent updates. Update 12/15: I wrote a new article on the Ionic blog about creating an app with Ionic 2 and the WP-API […]

How to use the Phonegap Developer App

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The Phonegap Developer app just recently hit the app stores, and it’s awesome! This app basically allows you to see any changes you make update in real time on your device. For example, if you fire up a Phonegap project called MyApp through the developer app, and make a change in MyApp/www/index.html, you will see […]

Beginner Stumbling Blocks in Phonegap & Cordova

Lately I’ve been working with Phonegap a lot for my new project AppPresser. Phonegap is a great product, and it’s pretty easy to use once you get the hang of it. The problem is that there are quirks that can hang you up as a beginner. This is the stuff no one tells you until […]

Responsive Off Canvas Navigation Menu

Known as off canvas menus, shelf menus, or panels, they are commonly seen in apps, but they are getting popular in responsive desktop sites as well. There have been a lot of articles written on this, but I wanted to make a really simple, understandable version. This is basically a simple version of David Bushell’s […]