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BPWP Twire (twitter/wire)

Image via Wikipedia The more I learn about BuddyPress the more I like it.  One very cool feature is the wire – its a Twitter-like app.  This plugin allowsyoue wire and Twitter feed to intermingle…in a good way. Twire is a BuddyPress plug-in that makes it easy to post to Twitter directly from the member […]

WordPress :: get author info outside the loop

Image via Wikipedia I’m working on a plugin to which will ftp posts each time they are published.  It’s going pretty good – but the only information I have on the author is the ID.  So I needed to get more about the author – I found the solution in a post by Shawn Gaffney […]

WP Plugin: WP Photo Album Plus

Looking for a photo album?  Here’s an option. This plugin is designed to easily manage and display your photo albums and slideshows within your WordPress site. This plugin is compatible with WP Photo ALbum version 1.5.1 so you can upgrade your existing photo album without re-creation of albums and without re-uploading your photos. WP Photo […]

Plugin: My Snippets

This could be interesting.  It feels a little clunky, but I think the over all use would be way cool. My Snippets One of my favorite plugins has always been Widget Logic, which allows you to display/hide widgets based on context. The biggest limitation of that plugin to me is that I had to go […]

10 More Tips To Improve Your WordPress Theme

Image via Wikipedia I think 4 & 5 are some really good points: 4. Don’t use custom fields unnecessarily – so many themes have relied on this to put more of the pressure on the author.  I think theme authors should be looking at ways to improve and simplify the workflow when possible. 5. Custom […]

WP Plugin Review: PageMash

Link: pageMash This is one of those plugins that HAS to be on every WordPress install I use.  Its called pageMash and it allows you to rearrange the order of pages.  Then just drag and drop your way to it.  It also allows you to hide certain pages. Official Description: Customize the order your pages […]

Very cool images "stuff" in WordPress 2.9

Image by davekellam via Flickr I was so excited to see the “new” image support in WordPress 2.9: You may have heard a bit of news about a new thumbnail feature for themes coming to WordPress 2.9. Yes, you’ll be able to easily upload a post thumbnail. However, it’s not just thumbnails. The image will […]

WP: Flexible Lightbox

WordPress › Flexible Lightbox « WordPress Plugins. This is a great little ditty for standardizing the display of photos.

"green" is so 2008

When it comes to my old wordpress theme anyway!  I was getting antsy on changing themes about 2 months ago and thought I’d better wait until the new year…then jump off. I snagged this one(ShinRa of the Sun 1.3 by ShinRa), I’m sure you’ve seen it around – but I wanted something with 3 columns […]

WordPress Wednesday – 20+ Great WordPress 2.7 Compatible Plugins

Image by Matt Thomas via Flickr I love WordPress – I’m going to dedicate Wednesday to a post about it.  Hopefully I can maintain the concept.  Here we go. WordPress Wednesday #1 20+ Great WordPress 2.7 Compatible Plugins I’ll put 2 of the 20 I love: cforms II – An easy tool for creating submission […]

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