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Native Dashboard – WordPress Dashboard in Multiple Languages

Native Dashboard

Recently one of our users asked us for an easy way of installing WordPress in their native language. There is a manual way that requires you to make edits to your wp-config.php file which may not be the most ideal solution for beginners. That is… Read More »

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Jul 12, 2011
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Get Twitter Followers in Exchange of Downloadable Files in WordPress

Tweet and Get it

Have you seen a site where you are asked to join an email list in order to access their free e-book or another product. Well, that is getting old very fast. More and more people subscribe and unsubscribe right after the download because they want… Read More »

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Jul 7, 2011
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WordPress 3.2 Gershwin – Features, Screenshots, and Live Demo

WordPress Logo

On July 4th, the independence day of United States of America, Matt Mullenweg announced the release of the most anticipated WordPress 3.2 which was named after George Gershwin. You all should have already upgraded by now, but for those of you who were enjoying the… Read More »

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Jul 5, 2011
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How to Display a WordPress Post only if it has a specific Custom Field

WP_Query

Recently one of our users asked us how to display WordPress posts only if a specific custom field was present. After replying back with the answer, we thought it would best if we share with everyone else, so the larger community can benefit from it… Read More »

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Jul 1, 2011
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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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