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jamischarles / functions.php
Created Apr 25, 2012
Display links to WordPress blog posts on non-WP pages using the WordPress API.
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//add this code at the end of "functions.php" (Theme Functions). This can be accessed through the WP admin menu under Appearance -> Editor -> Theme Functions
//this is the logic to get the posts you want
function displayHomePosts(){
//default values obj from post.php.
//pass these in as args that you really want
$defaults = array(
'numberposts' => 5, 'offset' => 0,
'category' => 0, 'orderby' => 'post_date',
jamischarles / .npm_install_autocomplete_bash
Last active Jul 13, 2016
npm install autocompletion for bash. Provides content of `~/.npm` as autocomplete options for `npm install`
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#!/usr/bin/env bash #adding this to force silly gist highlighting. REMOVE THIS
# BASH standalone npm install autocomplete. Add this to ~/.bashrc file.
_npm_install_completion () {
local words cword
if type _get_comp_words_by_ref &>/dev/null; then
_get_comp_words_by_ref -n = -n @ -w words -i cword
jamischarles / npm_install_autocomplete_zsh
Last active Jul 4, 2016
npm install autocompletion for bash & zsh. Provides content of `~/.npm` as autocomplete options for `npm install`
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#!/usr/bin/env zsh #adding this to force silly gist highlighting. REMOVE THIS
# ZSH standalone npm install autocompletion. Add this to ~/.zshrc file.
_npm_install_completion() {
local si=$IFS
# if 'install' or 'i ' is one of the subcommands, then...
if [[ ${words} =~ 'install' ]] || [[ ${words} =~ 'i ' ]]; then
# add the result of `ls ~/.npm` (npm cache) as completion options
jamischarles / node_invalid_ssl.js
Created Jun 22, 2016
Node https request to server with invalid SSL certs
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// use this when you can curl an https server, but node request() will return 'econnreset: socket hang up'
var options = {
url: 'https://some/site',
method: 'POST',
// these 3 lines matter
strictSSL: false,
secureProtocol: 'TLSv1_method',
rejectUnhauthorized: false
jamischarles / .npm_install_autocomplete
Last active May 27, 2016
Make these changes to augment your local npm autocompletion to include autocomplete for `npm install`
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#!/usr/bin/env bash #adding this to force silly gist highlighting
# If you are already using npm autocompletion via (, I assume that you have some code in
# your .bashrc/.zshrc file. Follow the instruction below to avoid clobbering the npm autocomplete script.
#### FOR BASH change THIS (in your .bashrc file)
IFS=$'\n' COMPREPLY=($(COMP_CWORD="$cword" \
jamischarles / es6_functions.js
Created Oct 13, 2015
es6 functions explained...
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// method shorthand. ES6 version.
initialize() {},
doSomething() {}
// replaces (ES5)
View clearfix.css
/* (taken from bootstrap github conversation) */
/* Utility classes */
/* Clearfix */
/* Clearfix for modern browsers */
.cf:after {
content: "";
display: table;
jamischarles / sublime_shortcuts.markdown
Created Oct 10, 2012
Most useful Sublime Shortcuts
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Usefulness is indicated by amount of stars.

All are currently Mac only

Expand selection to tag **

Shift + Cmd + A

Wrap selection with tag **

Ctrl + Shift + W

View nodejs_express_file-structure.markdown

consider making a node-guides site like rails guides?

Approach 1:

TJ HollowayChuck (creator of Express)

"personally I find large rails-style structure difficult to work with for large applications (great for small ones however). A more modular approach like Drupal is a big win as far as management goes but it can complicate some things (layout templates) so you kind of need

jamischarles / inject_script_node.js
Created Jun 19, 2011
Non blockin JS script node insertion with a callback
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var headID = document.getElementsByTagName("head")[0];
//create new script
var newScript = document.createElement('script');
newScript.type = 'text/javascript';
//add callback
newScript.onload = function(){ alert("loaded");};
newScript.src = '';
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