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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Posted a reply to Plugin not working, on the site WordPress.org Forums: Can you send me an email: bill.erickson@gmail.com With your permission I'd like to copy your…

1 week ago

Posted a reply to Plugin not working, on the site WordPress.org Forums: I've tested the plugin using your exact setup (Genesis 2.8.1, Essence Pro 1.1.0, and WP…

2 weeks ago

Posted a reply to Your Website Giving 504 Error, on the site WordPress.org Forums: This should be working now.

2 weeks ago

Posted a reply to dps-template, on the site WordPress.org Forums: I believe part of your issue comes from using incorrect WordPress functions: - the_ID() echoes…

2 weeks ago

Posted a reply to After the WordPress 5.0.3 updated Toggle button doesn’t show, on the site WordPress.org Forums: Can you list (or screenshot) the other active plugins you have on your site? I…

2 weeks ago

Posted a reply to Display Category, on the site WordPress.org Forums: There are two ways to customize the output like that. You can use the output…

2 weeks ago

Posted a reply to how to display category and tags, on the site WordPress.org Forums: The category_display parameter actually supports all taxonomies. category_display="true" = display categories category_display="post_tag" = display tags…

2 weeks ago

Posted a reply to Filtering posts by Custom Field, on the site WordPress.org Forums: You can use the meta_key and meta_value parameters to perform meta queries. Ex: [display-posts post_type="preschoolclass"…

2 weeks ago

Posted a reply to Image left alignment problem, on the site WordPress.org Forums: Were you able to resolve the issue? It looks like it's working to me: https://cl.ly/aaf8715fc744…

2 weeks ago

Posted a reply to Post type confusion, on the site WordPress.org Forums: Thanks for the message. That's a really strange issue. What version of WordPress are you…

2 weeks ago

Posted a reply to How to display a only one latest post?, on the site WordPress.org Forums: Display Posts does not include any styling (CSS). All styling comes from your theme. However,…

3 weeks ago

Posted a reply to After the WordPress 5.0.3 updated Toggle button doesn’t show, on the site WordPress.org Forums: Can you provide more information on your current setup? Are you using the Gutenberg block…

4 weeks ago

Posted a reply to Add space in display, on the site WordPress.org Forums: Thanks for the request. Adjustments to the visual look of the output requires CSS. The…

4 weeks ago

Posted a reply to Request: List depth, on the site WordPress.org Forums:Thanks for the request. Display Posts includes a post_parent parameter that (I believe) accomplishes what…

4 weeks ago

Posted a reply to Request: All-in-One Event Calendar, on the site WordPress.org Forums:Thanks for the request. I installed and tested the plugin, but I don't see where…

4 weeks ago

Posted a reply to Remove Bullet Point in front, on the site WordPress.org Forums: Display Posts comes with three different layout styles which you can control using the wrapper…

4 weeks ago

Posted a reply to FYI – Not working, on the site WordPress.org Forums: I just tested and the following works for me: 1. WP 5.0.3, Genesis 2.8.0, Essence…

4 weeks ago

Posted a reply to Image placeholder, on the site WordPress.org Forums: Yes you can! Here's a tutorial that walks you through it: https://displayposts.com/2019/01/03/display-default-image/

4 weeks ago

Posted a reply to Add code using output filter, on the site WordPress.org Forums: Here you go: https://displayposts.com/2019/01/19/add-delete-post-link-if-user-has-permission-to-edit-content/ You were having issues because your output didn't include the listing…

4 weeks ago

Committed [2012122] to Plugins Trac: fix typo

1 month ago

Posted a reply to Post Navigation, on the site WordPress.org Forums: Unfortunately this plugin does not support pagination / navigation currently. Since it has been requested…

1 month ago

Committed [2009148] to Plugins Trac: add files

1 month ago

Committed [2009144] to Plugins Trac: initial commit

1 month ago

Committed [2008028] to Plugins Trac: tagging 3.0.1

1 month ago

Posted a reply to 3.0 Update only shows 12 posts, on the site WordPress.org Forums: Thanks for sending that over. I found the issue and documented it here: https://github.com/billerickson/display-posts-shortcode/issues/207 This…

1 month ago

Posted a reply to 3.0 Update only shows 12 posts, on the site WordPress.org Forums: Could you email me a copy of the Salient theme? It'll be faster for me…

1 month ago

Posted a reply to 3.0 Update only shows 12 posts, on the site WordPress.org Forums: It could be the quotes. Can you try re-typing the shortcode in the "Text" tab…

1 month ago

Posted a reply to 3.0 Update only shows 12 posts, on the site WordPress.org Forums: That's really strange. Version 3.0 did not include any modifications to the posts_per_page parameter (here's…

1 month ago

Posted a reply to 3.0 Update only shows 12 posts, on the site WordPress.org Forums: Have you made any code customizations using filters on your site. If so, please share…

1 month ago

Committed [2007761] to Plugins Trac: 3.0 release

1 month ago

Posted a reply to Hide Private / Password Protected Posts, on the site WordPress.org Forums: Private and password protected content are two separate things, so I'll answer them separately. Private…

1 month ago

Posted a reply to Possible to display list of users or authors with this plugin?, on the site WordPress.org Forums: While that's a great idea and I would love to add support for it in…

1 month ago

Posted a reply to How to display a only one latest post?, on the site WordPress.org Forums: You can use the posts_per_page parameter like this: [display-posts posts_per_page="1"]

1 month ago

Committed [2006595] to Plugins Trac: update links in readme

1 month ago

Posted a reply to Sticky First Then Non-Sticky, on the site WordPress.org Forums: How would you be defining the order? I think the simplest approach would be to…

1 month ago

Posted a reply to Strange Error: Display Pages not Posts, on the site WordPress.org Forums:The code snippet you posted is overriding ANY query that involves a category or tag.…

1 month ago

Posted a reply to Show siblings to current page, on the site WordPress.org Forums: Yep! [display-posts post_type="page" post_parent="current" exclude_current="true"]

1 month ago

Committed [2006523] to Plugins Trac: formatting fixes

1 month ago

Committed [2006522] to Plugins Trac: updated readme and banner

1 month ago

Posted a reply to Strange Error: Display Pages not Posts, on the site WordPress.org Forums:That's really strange. Do you have any other plugins installed that might be altering queries…

1 month ago

Committed [2006044] to Plugins Trac: updated assets

1 month ago

Committed [2005902] to Plugins Trac: updated tested to

1 month ago

Posted a reply to combining atribututes, on the site WordPress.org Forums: That's really strange. I just tested it on my website and [display-posts post_type="page" author="current"] displays…

1 month ago

Posted a reply to Showing wrong posts!, on the site WordPress.org Forums: I'm sorry to hear you're having issues. Can you share with me the specific shortcode…

1 month ago

Posted a reply to Show posts by current user, on the site WordPress.org Forums: Hmm, it's hard to say what's causing that issue. Since you say normal author queries…

1 month ago

Posted a reply to Padding, on the site WordPress.org Forums: I'm unable to reach the page you provided. This plugin does not add any CSS,…

1 month ago

Posted a reply to Display Tags Below Exerpt?, on the site WordPress.org Forums: Yes, you can use the category_display parameter to list any taxonomy. [display-posts post_type="resource" category_display="resource_tags" category_label="Resource…

1 month ago

Posted a reply to GDPR cookies, on the site WordPress.org Forums: No, this plugin does not use cookies or collect any user-identifiable information. I'm not a…

1 month ago

Posted a reply to Filter by 2 ACF field & Order by a custom date field, on the site WordPress.org Forums: You actually need to use meta_query, not date_query, for querying those event dates. And unfortunately…

1 month ago

Posted a reply to Limiting display of nested pages by depth, on the site WordPress.org Forums: You might try using the wp_list_pages() function, or find a plugin / shortcode that replicates…

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