Benefits of Using Twitter

Over the past few months I have been using Twitter more and more. The more I use it, the more I realise that it is so much more than just another social networking tool. Many people just use it as a way to communicate with others, and for others it is fast becoming an important […]

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My Digital Footprint

I am planning to head back to Australia in a few months and will be applying for jobs in the IT industry. I have been updating my CV with all my qualifications and all that sort of stuff to make me look good to a potential employer. I was wondering what they might find if […]

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25% Off WordPress Themes!

I have decided to give anyone who signs up for a subscription at Elegant Themes $5 back! For just $19.95 a year you will get unlimited access to some of the best premium WordPress themes available – and there are over 20 to choose from. All themes come widget ready, up to date to the […]

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A Bit Quiet…

I have been a bit quiet lately – not much blogging has been happening! This is because I have been flat out with a few freelance projects, and getting organised for my 40 day tour of Europe before I head back home to Australia after spending the last 3 years in Ireland. It is a […]

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WordPress 2.8 is Out

WordPress 2.8 was released yesterday. I have just upgraded a few of my blogs and some of the improvements are great. I have listed a few of the changes below. New Theme Installer routines Add CodePress syntax highlighting to Theme and Plugin editors Add Documentation(function) lookup to Theme and Plugin editors Use “Custom Header” for […]

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Photo Album Plugin for BuddyPress

Rather than wait for BuddyPress version 2, Manoj Kumar has developed a Photo Album plugin for BuddyPress that is currently receiving high praise on the BuddyPress forums. The offical BuddyPress photo album isn’t scheduled to be ready until late 2009, however for those of you who don’t want to wait this should fill the gap […]

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Vote for the Best BuddyPress Theme

As of today, all submissions to the BuddyPress Theme Contest have been uploaded to Free BuddyPress Themes and voting as begun. Voting will be open for the next 2 weeks which after the winners will be annouced. Thanks for everyone who entered the theme contest – there weren’t as many entries as we had have […]

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What Do You Want?

Checking over my traffic stats for the past few months, I have noticed 95% of you come here looking for BuddyPress. BuddyPress and WordPress MU have been dominating my search engine referrals for a while now so I just want to ask you all, what exactly are you looking for when you come here? Do […]

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An Interview with…Me!

Last week I was asked to answer a few questions for SocialMediaPortal.comĀ in regards to my work on Explore With Me. The Social Media Portal (SMP) is a resource that maps global social media, social networks and user generated content (UGC). A few times a week they profile various people who deal with social media, and […]

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News in 30 Seconds

Just a quick post! BuddyPress – Help shape the future of BuddyPress and vote on what you would like to see in future versions of the social networking plugin for WordPress MU. It only takes a second and gives you the chance to tell Andy and the BuddyPress gang what features you would like in […]

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