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: 55,632

Div Shortcode

Downloads: 19,277

Term Menu Order

Downloads: 8,580

Shared Counts

Downloads: 173

Migration Notice

Downloads: 828

Image Override

Downloads: 2,319

Old Post Notification

Downloads: 1,206

Display Posts Shortcode

Downloads: 549,806

BE Subpages Widget

Downloads: 50,436

Genesis 404 Page

Downloads: 35,640

CMS Page Order

Downloads: 42,848

BE Stats

Downloads: 1,455

Genesis Title Toggle

Downloads: 198,347

Gallery Metabox

Downloads: 30,302

Ketchup Coupons

Downloads: 5,156

Password Pointer

Downloads: 959

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Posted a reply to Genesis Title Toggle not working with Business Pro (was previously), on the site WordPress.org Forums: An update should be out in the next few days with this fix. The developer…

1 day ago

Posted a reply to exclude some pages, on the site WordPress.org Forums: Yes, you can use the shared_counts_theme_locations filter to modify if and where the share buttons…

1 day ago

Posted a reply to How many external requests?, on the site WordPress.org Forums: Thanks for the kind words! The Shared Counts plugin is not owned or operated by…

1 day ago

Posted a reply to Genesis Title Toggle not working with Business Pro (was previously), on the site WordPress.org Forums: Can you tell me what version of Business Pro you are using? The most recent…

2 days ago

Posted a reply to Activating Title Toggle Causes Fatal Error, on the site WordPress.org Forums: Can you install the Display PHP Version plugin to see what version of PHP you're…

1 week ago

Posted a reply to Is this plugin still being supported?, on the site WordPress.org Forums: Yes, this plugin is still being supported and updated. Version 1.8.0 was just released :)

2 weeks ago

Posted a reply to Doesn’t work with Genesis 2.5.3, and Academy Pro 1.0.3, on the site WordPress.org Forums: The latest version of Genesis Title Toggle (1.8.0), now has full support for every StudioPress…

2 weeks ago

Committed [1846021] to Plugins Trac: Release 1.8.0, see readme.txt for the changelog.

2 weeks ago

Committed [1845238] to Plugins Trac: update repo header image

2 weeks ago

Committed [1844388] to Plugins Trac: fix formatting of readme.txt

2 weeks ago

Committed [1844385] to Plugins Trac: tagging 1.1.0

2 weeks ago

Posted a reply to Only Showing Shortcode Text, on the site WordPress.org Forums: Are you sure the plugin is active? The only way you would experience the the…

1 month ago

Posted a reply to jQuery Limits, on the site WordPress.org Forums: This plugin does not use jQuery.

1 month ago

Posted a reply to How to add divider in bettwen posts?, on the site WordPress.org Forums: I think CSS is probably the best approach. [display-posts posts_per_page="5"] will show 5 posts. The…

1 month ago

Posted a reply to Plugin logging MySQL errors, on the site WordPress.org Forums: That's really strange. This plugin does not write to the database, so it wouldn't cause…

1 month ago

Committed [1830938] to Plugins Trac: use correct banner file name

1 month ago

Posted a reply to Doesn’t work with Genesis 2.5.3, and Academy Pro 1.0.3, on the site WordPress.org Forums: It's likely that the Academy Pro theme has moved the page titles, so when this…

1 month ago

Posted a reply to Add shortcode but use own theme (similar like in “Blog”), on the site WordPress.org Forums: You'll need to add code to your theme to support it. For instance, if your…

2 months ago

Posted a reply to Add shortcode but use own theme (similar like in “Blog”), on the site WordPress.org Forums: If your theme uses template partials for outputting individual posts, you can filter the shortcode's…

2 months ago

Committed [1822021] to Plugins Trac: update plugin banner

2 months ago

Committed [1822017] to Plugins Trac: update plugin icon

2 months ago

Committed [1822014] to Plugins Trac: add 1.0.0 tag

2 months ago

Committed [1822013] to Plugins Trac: delete broken tag

2 months ago

Committed [1822012] to Plugins Trac: update readme

2 months ago

Posted a reply to Display latest post in a row, not a column, on the site WordPress.org Forums: If you install the Columns Extension plugin you can then break your posts into multiple…

2 months ago

Posted a reply to How can I make posts into cards?, on the site WordPress.org Forums: You could do it with only CSS, but it might be easier to create a…

2 months ago

Posted a reply to Display Posts Shortcodes: posts_per_page not working, on the site WordPress.org Forums:Either your theme or a plugin is altering the query. I recommend you change themes…

2 months ago

Created a new ticket, #43176, in Core Trac: Nav Menu Search - support search by ID

2 months ago

Posted a reply to Display recent posts with a scroll bar for more?, on the site WordPress.org Forums: You could specify a fixed height for the containing div. Add the following CSS to…

2 months ago

Posted a reply to Does not allow specific posts to be listed from Woocommerce categories, on the site WordPress.org Forums: You should be able to use the id parameter to list specific product IDs. Ex:…

2 months ago

Posted a reply to I can’t translate the plugin, on the site WordPress.org Forums: Gary, any recommendations on changes needed so that it's translatable? I thought everything was already…

2 months ago

Posted a reply to I can’t translate the plugin, on the site WordPress.org Forums: In what way can you not translate the plugin? All strings should be wrapped in…

2 months ago

Posted a reply to List items are ending in single line. I want them the rows to get responsive., on the site WordPress.org Forums: This plugin does not add any styling (CSS), so it inherits the default list styling…

2 months ago

Posted a reply to Display line breaks in post content, on the site WordPress.org Forums: In the visual editor, you can press Shift+Enter to create a line break (Enter creates…

2 months ago

Posted a reply to Format of Excerpts Listing, on the site WordPress.org Forums: Display Posts Shortcode does not provide any styling to the listing. You can either add…

2 months ago

Posted a reply to How to add a Custom Body Class to Genesis 404 page?, on the site WordPress.org Forums: Sorry about that! That's what I get for not testing the code before posting it.…

2 months ago

Posted a reply to How to add a Custom Body Class to Genesis 404 page?, on the site WordPress.org Forums: I recommend you add this to your theme's functions.php file: https://gist.github.com/billerickson/8cdc4d667a59ee08ade77ffb26d63193

2 months ago

Posted a reply to pagination, on the site WordPress.org Forums: Unfortunately no, you cannot. This functionality has been specifically excluded from this plugin as it…

3 months ago

Posted a reply to Doesn’t display grid, on the site WordPress.org Forums: The featured image can be added in Genesis > Theme Settings

3 months ago

Posted a reply to Doesn’t display grid, on the site WordPress.org Forums: Here are two tutorials: 1. Use full post for feature (this assumes you use the…

3 months ago

Posted a reply to Keeps removing CSS, on the site WordPress.org Forums: This isn't a plugin-specific issue, but rather the way WordPress works. TinyMCE (the editor) strips…

3 months ago

Posted a reply to Doesn’t display grid, on the site WordPress.org Forums: It looks like it is working to me. You have 8 "feature" posts showing at…

3 months ago

Posted a reply to How To Switch from Genesis Blog Template?, on the site WordPress.org Forums: I recommend you contact StudioPress support and ask how to make your specific child theme…

3 months ago

Posted a reply to How To Switch from Genesis Blog Template?, on the site WordPress.org Forums: 1. Go to Pages > Add New and create a page titled "Blog" (or anything…

3 months ago

Posted a reply to Is category setting disable a function that displaying posts on the first line?, on the site WordPress.org Forums: I don't understand the issue. In the first one you limited it to posts in…

4 months ago

Posted a reply to Build my own loop template, on the site WordPress.org Forums: The link above shows you three methods of defining the template. If your post display…

4 months ago

Posted a reply to Category before Title, on the site WordPress.org Forums: It looks like your function names don't match. At the top you're using be_dps_move_category_before_title() as…

4 months ago

Posted a reply to Dynamic sort of displayed posts, on the site WordPress.org Forums: Sorry, after re-reading I see what you are asking. You want the ability for a…

4 months ago

Posted a reply to Dynamic sort of displayed posts, on the site WordPress.org Forums: Yes, you can order by many different criteria. Here's the full list: https://codex.wordpress.org/Class_Reference/WP_Query#Order_.26_Orderby_Parameters

4 months ago

Posted a reply to Build my own loop template, on the site WordPress.org Forums: Yes, you can use template parts to define your own shortcode output: https://github.com/billerickson/display-posts-shortcode/wiki#using-template-parts

4 months ago

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