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How to Create Custom Write Panels in WordPress with More Fields Plugin

Custom Fields in WordPress

It seems that every day WordPress theme’s are getting more advanced and robust. This is a good thing for the existing developers that know what they are doing in terms of coding, but it puts a lot of new designers and developers in a very… Read More »

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Jun 30, 2011
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Professional WordPress Plugin Development Book Review

Plugin Dev

On my flight to Prague, I got the chance to read the book Professional WordPress Plugin Development by Brad Williams, Ozh Richard, and Justin Tadlock. After 9 hours of intense reading, all I can say is that I was amazed. This is one of the best resources I have seen to date for plugin developers who want to learn to do things the right way.

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Jun 29, 2011
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How to do Live Blogging in WordPress

Live Blog in WordPress

Live blogging is rolling textual coverage of ongoing events within a single blog post or channel, very similar to live television or radio. Live blogging is being adapted by a lot of smaller and larger news oriented sites to broadcast live updates from technology conferences,… Read More »

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Jun 28, 2011
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How to Add Multiple Galleries in WordPress Posts and Pages

Multiple Galleries in WordPress

WordPress comes with a built-in gallery feature for posts and pages. We wrote an article on how to add a gallery in WordPress with a lightbox effect. But there were two issues that were raised from that article. One was that the gallery shortcode pulls… Read More »

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Jun 27, 2011
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How to Prevent Disqus from overriding your WordPress Comment Count

Disqus

Disqus, a comment platform, tends to go out and change the comments number hook for WordPress. This may end up causing your theme to show the text “View Comments” instead of the actual comment count that you want it to show. The reason why Disqus… Read More »

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Jun 23, 2011
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How to Embed PDF, Spreadsheet, and others in WordPress Blog Posts

Google Docs Embedder

One of our users asked us how they can embed PDFs in their WordPress blog and make it available for others to download as well. In this article, we will show you how you can embed PDFs, Microsoft Word Documents, PowerPoint slides, Excel Spreadsheets, and… Read More »

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Jun 20, 2011
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WordCamp Columbus 2011 – Fun and Learning at the Same Time

WordCamp Columbus

This weekend, I (Syed Balkhi) attended WordCamp Columbus 2011. The event was two days long in which the first day was a workshop for small businesses, non-profits, and new bloggers whereas the second day was a traditional WordCamp style presentations. It was a lot of… Read More »

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Jun 19, 2011
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How to Add a Free LiveChat option in your WordPress Blog

Live Chat in WordPress

I know, this is nothing new to many Internet users because thousands of websites selling products or services are already using live chat widget to be able to talk to their potential customers. When I first experienced this couple of years ago, I was very… Read More »

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Jun 16, 2011
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Lucky Winners of our Exhibitor WordPress Theme Giveaway

Exhibitor Theme

This past week, we had the honor to run a giveaway for Exhibitor theme by Pro Theme Design. We want to thank Ben and the entire Pro Theme Design team for making this amazing giveaway possible. In our giveaway, we were giving away 5 copies… Read More »

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Jun 15, 2011
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