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Keeping up with the dependencies

Service locator (SL) and dependency injection (DI) design patterns serve the same purpose: to make your code loosely coupled in order to have a better testable, maintainable and extendable code.…
Estimated reading time: 7 minutes
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Meta box controls – datepicker and slider UI

In the previous article I covered drop down controls in our meta box. Today we'll move forward to more custom solutions. Instead of image and gallery meta box controls, we'll add…
Estimated reading time: 13 minutes
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Meta box controls – select and dropdowns

Last time I covered the input field, radio buttons and check boxes for your meta box custom controls. We are going to continue on the same path. Today we'll be interested…
Estimated reading time: 9 minutes
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Meta box controls – checkbox and radio buttons

I already made a tutorial about meta boxes. In the tutorial I covered color picker control, and a cross between repeater field and related pages control. It was pointed out…
Estimated reading time: 10 minutes
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Adding custom menu items to your menu

As you may have noticed I usually get inspired to write when I had some interesting project to do on my job. I found that those are the cases when…
Estimated reading time: 10 minutes