Admin Functions

Simple functions that allow for the customization of the WordPress dashboard.

These functions are turned off by default. To activate them, locate the following line in functions.php and uncomment it:


These functions are located in assets/functions/admin.php.

Remove Dashboard Widgets

disable_default_dashboard_widgets() function removes annoying dashboard widgets that are installed by WordPress core and popular plugins.

Custom RSS Dashboard Widget

joints_rss_dashboard_widget() function allows for a custom RSS feed to be embedded into the WordPress dashboard. Simply replace the URL with the URL of your feed.

Custom RSS Dashboard Widget

joints_custom_admin_footer() functions allows for the customization of the “Thank you for creating with WordPress” text found at the bottom of the WordPress dashboard.

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