Custom Post Types on "Right Now" Dashboard Widget

add_action( 'right_now_content_table_end' , 'right_now_content_table_end' );

function right_now_content_table_end() {
$args = array(
'public' => true ,
'_builtin' => false
);
$output = 'object';
$operator = 'and';

$post_types = get_post_types( $args , $output , $operator );

foreach( $post_types as $post_type ) {
$num_posts = wp_count_posts( $post_type->name );
$num = number_format_i18n( $num_posts->publish );
$text = _n( $post_type->labels->singular_name, $post_type->labels->name , intval( $num_posts->publish ) );
if ( current_user_can( 'edit_posts' ) ) {
$num = "<a href='edit.php?post_type=$post_type->name'>$num</a>";
$text = "<a href='edit.php?post_type=$post_type->name'>$text</a>";
}
echo '<tr><td class="first b b-' . $post_type->name . '">' . $num . '</td>';
echo '<td class="t ' . $post_type->name . '">' . $text . '</td></tr>';
}

}

Category ID and Name List

<?php
//Category ID ~ Name List
function hyper_id_name_widget_function() {

$categories=get_categories('orderby=id');
foreach($categories as $category) {
echo '<p>Cat ' . get_cat_ID($category->name) . ' = <a href="' . get_category_link( $category->term_id ) . '" title="' . sprintf( __( "View all posts in %s" ), $category->name ) . '" ' . '>' . $category->name.'</a> </p>';
}
}
function hyper_id_name_widget() {
wp_add_dashboard_widget('hyper_id_name_widget', 'Category ID ~ Name List', 'hyper_id_name_widget_function');
}
add_action('wp_dashboard_setup', 'hyper_id_name_widget' );

?>

Remove and install dashboard widgets

// cleanup dashboard (removing incoming links, plugins, wordpress blog, wordpress news)
function remove_dashboard_widgets() {
global $wp_meta_boxes;
unset($wp_meta_boxes['dashboard']['normal']['core']['dashboard_incoming_links']);
unset($wp_meta_boxes['dashboard']['normal']['core']['dashboard_plugins']);
unset($wp_meta_boxes['dashboard']['side']['core']['dashboard_primary']);
unset($wp_meta_boxes['dashboard']['side']['core']['dashboard_secondary']);
}
add_action('wp_dashboard_setup', 'remove_dashboard_widgets' );

// add madwire dashboard widget
function madwire_dashboard_widget_function() {
echo "<p><strong><a href="http://www.madwirewebdesign.com/video/blog-walkthrough/">Watch the Blog Walkthrough Screencast</a></strong></p>";
echo "<p>Hours: 7am-5pm CST (M-F)<br /> Toll Free Phone: 888-872-3734<br /> Local Phone: 970-663-7635<br /> Email: <a href="mailto:[email protected]">[email protected]</a></p>";
echo "<p>Address: 504 West Eisenhower Blvd., Ste 302, Loveland, Colorado 80537</p>";
}
function madwire_add_dashboard_widgets() {
wp_add_dashboard_widget('madwire_dashboard_widget', 'Madwire Media Support', 'madwire_dashboard_widget_function');
}
add_action('wp_dashboard_setup', 'madwire_add_dashboard_widgets' );