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WP Tavern has a great review about the mentionable plugin

Mentionable is a plugin I’ve engineered (with all other amazing talent at XWP) while working on the 56th Grammy’s website.  It allows you to link content inline using the familiar “@mention” syntax.

To read the full review, follow the link:

http://wptavern.com/mentionable-plugin-adds-mentions-for-wordpress-content-with-inline-autocomplete

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PhpStorm code sniffer validation using scope

Have you ever wanted to apply php code sniffer validation on certain folders only in PhpStorm (for example when you do plugin development and you want to exclude the core of your libraries)?

Follow these four steps to create custom scope make them available in the inspection column.

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PhpStorm custom icons

I stumble upon an excellent icon alternative made by Bernard Kowalski to the boring standard PhpStorm icon. You can download it here 😉

Here are the steps to replace your PhpStorm icon so it shows within the application itself:

  1. Right-click on PhpStorm.app and Show Package Contents
  2. Navigate to Contents/Resources/
  3. Replace webide.icns with custom icon (making sure the name is exactly the same)

Enjoy!

 

Why is my site broken?

If you are a WordPress developer/freelancer, I’m pretty sure you’ve heard your client say this more than once. Unfortunately, there is no core user activity log in WordPress and no easy way to tell who broke the site by modifying that “pesky” blog settings. Of course, one could remove admin privileges on the site, but is that really a solution?

I’ve recently been contributing to a plugin called Stream to solve exactly that problem. Please try it out and give us feedback!

Read more on X-Team.com

Base 16

For those who are fans of the Base 16 color syntax for sublime, here is an adapted version for PHPStorm. Enjoy!

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