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jQuery UI in WordPress

I normally just dismiss the Wordpress 'Welcome' screen and disable it in the Screen Options menu for the Dashboard. However, I realised this wasn't actually very sensible for a pro Wordpress developer as it shows you what's new and what you should be aware of. As it turns out I noticed on this feed that they now ship the jQuery UI library with the Wordpress core, so you can enqueue it and use it straight from your functions.php file. Simple, eh? Well not really to be honest, mainly because it's not that obvious how to do it (or at least it wasn't tonight, on 05/06/2012). Seasoned users of jQuery UI will know you can build your own ... Read more