Posts Tagged ‘Wordpress

Introducing…WP Specialists

Over the past few months I have been working with Christina Milburn of The Easy Button on a project for The WorkBook Project. Christina was the designer for the custom theme that needed to be created, and I took care of the WPMU install, setup, configuration and data export/import from the existing WBP site. I […]

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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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Explore With Me v2 Launched

Today we went live with the new version of Explore With Me. The site has been redesigned in order to give it more of a social feeling rather than it being a blog with a few members. While the site’s own blog is still a key part of Explore With Me, we are trying to […]

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1 Month Left to Enter!

Just a friendly reminder about the BuddyPress Theme Contest being held at Free BuddyPress Themes! Submissions close on May 7, so you only have just under a month to get your designs in. The winner will receive some great prizes, including 12 months free membership to WPMU DEV Premium! Here is how the contest will […]

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BuddyPress Beta Released

I mentioned a few months ago a WordPress MUplugin called BuddyPress. BuddyPress is a WordPress MU plugin that turns a standard WordPress MU installation in a social community. I have been using very early versions of the plugin at Explore With Me for the past two months or so, and today it was nice to […]

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Must Have WordPress Plugins

There are thousands of WordPress plugins on the Internet and most bloggers will install whatever suits their needs or niche. I have a few WordPress blogs and no matter on the type of blog or the size of it, I always seem to be installing the same plugins on each. There are a handful of […]

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How to Start a Blog: Part 3

So you have decided on a niche and you have a domain name and hosting plan. Now you need a blog! I am going to go through step by step how to download, install and configure WordPress. The format of this guide will be a little different to the others – more of a step […]

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How to Start a Blog: Part 2

So you have decided on the topic of you blog, so the next thing you need to do is find a suitable domain name. There are plenty of free blog hosting websites around on the Internet, but if you want to be taken seriously you are best off registering your own domain name. Choosing A […]

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Unique Blog Designs Citrus Theme

I upgraded my blog theme last week to help refresh the look of my blog in the hope to generate new interest. I think it is important to keep your design fresh and a change once in a while doesn’t hurt. I got this current WordPress theme from Unique Blog Designs, who do some great […]

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WordPress Automatic Upgrade Plugin

I was searching around the WordPress website today and came across the “WordPress Automatic Upgrade Plugin“. I always think it is a bit of pain upgrading to the new versions of WordPress so I thought that I had to give this one ago as I had yet to upgrade to 2.6.1. So I downloaded, uploaded […]

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