Location: Salt Lake City Utah
Posted on: January 12, 2011 7:36 PM
I love Themeforest themes, but some of the themes they sell are loaded with tons of Jquery scripts that no one hardly ever uses. It seems to me these developers are just filling themes with whatever useless scripts they can find, just so they can sell their themes for a higher price.
I wish these theme developers would start going by the WordPress standards and start loading Jquery the right way!
All of that extra code is just asking for trouble. It will probably break almost every plugin known to man, that even thinks about using Jquery.
In order to get Event Espresso working properly. I added a WordPress conditional tag around all of the extra code. So in other words, if your registration page is loaded, then all of the other scripts are not loaded. Only a few of the menu scripts are loaded along with the Event Espresso scripts.
The WordPress conditional I used looks something like this:
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