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Mouseover images, Lightbox style

If you have the Custom Design upgrade, you can create various mouseover effects. Here’s a solution I worked out for zooming from a thumbnail to a larger view of the image (centered overlay, rest of content blackened out). Continue reading

Zooming images

If you have the Custom Design upgrade, you can easily create thumbnails that zoom to full size when you hover over them. Continue reading

Rollover images

If you have the Custom Design upgrade, then it’s easy to create an image that changes into a different image (or a different version of the same image) when you hover over it. Continue reading

Spoiler/hover content

Users sometimes ask how to create content that shows up only upon hover. If you have the Custom Design upgrade, this is easy. If you don’t have the upgrade, it’s very complicated but possible. Continue reading

Where is the theme CSS and how do I edit it?

For users who’ve bought the Custom Design upgrade:
Where is the CSS of the theme?
Why is it hidden like this?
How do I make CSS changes on wordpress.com?

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Disabling Infinite Scrolling

Up to a few months ago, all wordpress.com blogs displayed a specific number of posts on the main posts page: the default was ten posts, and you could freely change the number. But one fine morning Wordpress decided that you shouldn’t have that right; theme by theme, they started adding the annoying feature called infinite scrolling. Continue reading

Image captions with no dash in Twenty Eleven

Image captions in Twenty Eleven are adorned with a strange dash some users don’t like. Using the workarounds described in this post you can get rid of the dash and center the caption text. The same technique can be used to modify the styling of image captions in any theme.

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