Bill Erickson

WordPress Developer @ Erickson Web Consulting

Bill Erickson

WordPress Developer @ Erickson Web Consulting

Georgetown, TX

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I help individuals, businesses, and universities develop beautiful web presences that are easy to manage. I’m a WordPress Developer, an entrepreneur, a husband, a father, a skier, an avid reader, a gardener, and a winemaker living in Georgetown, TX (north of Austin). I’ve been developing with WordPress since 2006, and share what I learn through tutorials and plugins.

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Plugins

Genesis Grid

Downloads: 52,047

Div Shortcode

Downloads: 17,250

Term Menu Order

Downloads: 8,160

Migration Notice

Downloads: 754

Image Override

Downloads: 2,221

Old Post Notification

Downloads: 1,114

Display Posts Shortcode

Downloads: 449,602

BE Subpages Widget

Downloads: 47,074

Genesis 404 Page

Downloads: 32,922

CMS Page Order

Downloads: 42,490

Gallery Metabox

Downloads: 29,867

BE Stats

Downloads: 1,315

Genesis Title Toggle

Downloads: 173,818

Ketchup Coupons

Downloads: 4,848

Password Pointer

Downloads: 898

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Posted a reply to How to display custom taxonomies, on the site WordPress.org Forums: Unfortunately no, this parameter only supports one taxonomy. You can use the output filter to…

3 days ago

Posted a reply to How to display custom taxonomies, on the site WordPress.org Forums: [display-posts category_display="color" category_label="Color: "] The category_display parameter defaults to "category" taxonomy if you pass "true",…

5 days ago

Posted a reply to Is this plugin not responsive?!, on the site WordPress.org Forums: The base plugin (Display Posts Shortcode) provides no styling, so it's up to your theme…

1 week ago

Posted a reply to Pagination Option, on the site WordPress.org Forums: This plugin does not support pagination, by design. More information: https://github.com/billerickson/display-posts-shortcode/wiki#pagination

2 weeks ago

Posted a reply to Remove posts per page limit, on the site WordPress.org Forums: The site wide posts per page setting can be managed in Settings > Reading. You…

3 weeks ago

Posted a reply to Not showing all child pages, on the site WordPress.org Forums: The default number of posts included in the listing are set in Settings > Reading,…

2 months ago

Posted a reply to Display categories, on the site WordPress.org Forums: Unfortunately no, this plugin only lists posts (or other custom post types), not categories. You…

2 months ago

Posted a reply to Exclude pages, only include posts, on the site WordPress.org Forums: To add categories to pages, simply add this to your theme's functions.php file (or a…

2 months ago

Posted a reply to Exclude pages, only include posts, on the site WordPress.org Forums: It sounds like your theme or a plugin has modified WP Query. I recommend you…

2 months ago

Posted a reply to How change item order, on the site WordPress.org Forums: I've just updated it to include a $more_link variable, which is what I meant by…

2 months ago

Posted a reply to Display Override Filter, on the site WordPress.org Forums: That filter is not for turning the widget OFF in certain contexts, but rather for…

2 months ago

Posted a reply to indent child pages, on the site WordPress.org Forums: You could add a class to each listing item indicating its depth and then style…

2 months ago

Posted a reply to Display Post based on current Date, on the site WordPress.org Forums: I'm not sure the best way to do this. Are you posting one new post…

2 months ago

Posted a reply to Show First Image if no Featured Image, on the site WordPress.org Forums: While possible, you'll need to write custom code to do this. You can use the…

2 months ago

Posted a reply to How change item order, on the site WordPress.org Forums: Unfortunately the only way to change the order is to modify the output using a…

2 months ago

Posted a reply to Transients, on the site WordPress.org Forums: I'm not exactly sure what you're asking. This plugin does not use transients, but you…

2 months ago

Posted a reply to Can’t change image size, on the site WordPress.org Forums: WordPress generates the image sizes when the image is first uploaded. If you change the…

3 months ago

Committed [1681392] to Plugins Trac: Release 1.7.2, see readme.txt for the changelog.

3 months ago

Posted a reply to Works but doesn’t offer basic formatting, on the site WordPress.org Forums: Yes, this plugin does not include styling by design. It is up to your theme…

3 months ago

Posted a reply to Manual Excerpt Formatting, on the site WordPress.org Forums: Try adding this to your theme's functions.php file: add_filter( 'display_posts_shortcode_full_manual_excerpt', '__return_true' );

3 months ago

Posted a reply to Doesn’t work with Genesis Altitude Child Theme, on the site WordPress.org Forums: This is because you have your blog configured to appear on the front page. Do…

3 months ago

Posted a reply to Doesn’t work with Genesis Altitude Child Theme, on the site WordPress.org Forums: I just tested this plugin using the Genesis Altitute Pro child theme and it works…

3 months ago

Posted a reply to Display all posts by category and in alphabetical order with category headings, on the site WordPress.org Forums: Unfortunately no, it cannot break down the listings into separate category listings. But you can…

3 months ago

Posted a reply to Hide current page, on the site WordPress.org Forums: [display-posts exclude_current="true"]

3 months ago

Posted a reply to extra framework?, on the site WordPress.org Forums: I'm sorry you feel that way. The code to remove a page title is unique…

3 months ago

Posted a reply to When no posts are available, have a custom message, on the site WordPress.org Forums: Yes, you can use the no_posts_message parameter. Example: [display-posts category="jobs" no_posts_message="There are no current job…

4 months ago

Posted a reply to Plugin still active?, on the site WordPress.org Forums: Yes, it should still work fine with WordPress 4.7.5 and Genesis 2.5.0. There have been…

4 months ago

Posted a reply to Remove underline, on the site WordPress.org Forums: Add this to your theme's CSS file, or in Appearance > Customize > Custom CSS:…

4 months ago

Posted a reply to remove listing/change font, on the site WordPress.org Forums: This plugin provides no styling of the results - that his handled by your theme.…

4 months ago

Posted a reply to show all posts of a category, on the site WordPress.org Forums: You can use the posts_per_page parameter to set how many posts are shown. Ex: [display-posts…

4 months ago

Posted a reply to Does not list posts with ‘archive’ status (made by another plugin), on the site WordPress.org Forums: That is a list of all the WordPress core post statuses. I can't simply add…

5 months ago

Posted a reply to Editing the layout, on the site WordPress.org Forums: There's only a few ways that would not work: 1. You cache isn't actually turned…

5 months ago

Posted a reply to Editing the layout, on the site WordPress.org Forums: This will require CSS changes, either in your theme's style.css file or in Appearance >…

5 months ago

Posted a reply to read more not appearing with manual excerpt, on the site WordPress.org Forums: If you are just using the include_excerpt="true" parameter, the actual output depends upon your theme.…

5 months ago

Posted a reply to Does not list posts with ‘archive’ status (made by another plugin), on the site WordPress.org Forums: Unfortunately no, this plugin does not currently work with custom post statuses. See here: https://github.com/billerickson/display-posts-shortcode/blob/master/display-posts-shortcode.php#L274…

5 months ago

Posted a reply to List Custom Post Type – Sorted with Taxonomy subtitles?, on the site WordPress.org Forums: Unfortunately no, this plugin cannot do that automatically. But you could create shortcodes for each…

5 months ago

Posted a reply to add class to current post?, on the site WordPress.org Forums: You can use the display_posts_shortcode_post_class filter. Example: https://www.billerickson.net/code/dps-current-post-class/

5 months ago

Posted a reply to Super plugin, on the site WordPress.org Forums: By default it displays 10 posts. You can use the posts_per_page parameter to set how…

5 months ago

Posted a reply to Not working with Mobile First theme, on the site WordPress.org Forums: This plugin only toggles titles on the 'page' post type by default. You can modify…

5 months ago

Posted a reply to Popular Posts Returns Nothing, on the site WordPress.org Forums: That's very strange. If you can, post any details you have on the issue here:…

5 months ago

Posted a reply to Popular Posts Returns Nothing, on the site WordPress.org Forums: The only thing I can think of is that none of your "scrum_term" posts are…

5 months ago

Posted a reply to Excerpt to keep html in output, on the site WordPress.org Forums: I wouldn't say this is a flaw; this is a feature of WordPress. The excerpt…

5 months ago

Committed [1636980] to Plugins Trac: Release 1.0.3, see readme.txt for the changelog.

5 months ago

Committed [1636963] to Plugins Trac: Release 1.0.2, see readme.txt for the changelog.

5 months ago

Committed [1636951] to Plugins Trac: add assets

5 months ago

Committed [1636941] to Plugins Trac: Release 1.0.1, see readme.txt for the changelog.

5 months ago

Committed [1636918] to Plugins Trac: Release 1.0.0, see readme.txt for the changelog.

5 months ago

Committed [1636110] to Plugins Trac: Release 2.2.1, see readme.txt for the changelog.

5 months ago

Committed [1635645] to Plugins Trac: tested to 4.7

5 months ago

Committed [1635641] to Plugins Trac: tested to 4.7

5 months ago

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