Author Page for Rebecca Markowitz
Rebecca Markowitz has built over 50 WordPress sites for clients as Web Project Manager and WordPress specialist at illuminea. illuminea is a Jerusalem-based boutique web agency. WPGarage shows my dedicated relationship with WordPress over the years - full of love, laughs, tears, growth and strong drinks. L'chaim!
On a WordPress site that we recently built, there were several text widgets in use - one for About Us, one for a Facebook Social Plugin, and one for a newsletter signup form.
The problem was that we wanted each one of these text widget areas to be styled slightly differently - some with... View Post
Jetpack WordPress plugin – The new comments and image carousel features almost make me want to use it
WordPress.com has limited flexibility and functionality in many ways. For example, you can't add plugins, and you have to sign up to a paid upgrade in order to use ads. Even so, many of us who use and create self-hosted WordPress sites (with WordPress.org), have some serious FOMO when it comes to some of the built-in... View Post
Over at illuminea.com, we manage over many WordPress websites as part of our WordPress hosting and maintenance service. All of these sites need version upgrades, plugin upgrades, and the rare theme upgrade (since we never use the default WP themes like TwentyEleven). Amazingly, there are 3 services... View Post
So, today, when I migrated one of our client's sites from our staging server to the live/production server, I was frustrated that some of the widgets... View Post
We developed a site that has really rich subpages (child pages) but the parent page is mostly a blank placeholder that directs people to the subpages. Instead of merely leaving a blank parent page, we wanted to give a preview of the content on each of the subpages. I found the code for how... View Post
Several of our clients requested that we add popup disclaimers before someone sends an email to the site admin or before they submit a comment. Here's a screenshot of what we're going to do:
Case 1: Add a Contact Us link to the navigation menu that triggers a ... View Post