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Archives for April 2011

WordPress 3.1.2 – Yet another Security Update

Ryan Boren announced that WordPress 3.1.2, a security release for all previous WordPress versions is now available. It is highly recommended that you update your blogs if you have multiple users registered. The issue was discovered by the famous Andrew Nacin, and Benjamin Balter. The… Read More »

How to Automatically Empty Your WordPress Trash

Do you want the trash on your WordPress website to be emptied automatically? By default, WordPress will automatically delete anything that has been in the trash for 30 days. But some users might like the trash to be emptied more or less often. In this… Read More »

How to Use Shortcodes in Your WordPress Themes

Do you want to use shortcodes inside your WordPress theme? Normally, shortcodes are used inside the content areas like posts, pages, or sidebar widgets. However, sometimes you may want to add a shortcode inside your WordPress theme. In this article, we’ll show you how to… Read More »

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Step by Step Guide to Creating a Slider in WordPress with SlideDeck

SlideDeck is great for beginners because it provides a complete WordPress plugin that lets you use the easy drag-drop interface to create sliders. However, it is also great for developers because it has a jQuery version that offers additional freedom to developers to customize it to their needs. In this article, we will show you how you can create a slider in WordPress without editing a single line of code with the SlideDeck WordPress Plugin.

WordPress 3.1.1 Released – Update Now

Ryan Boren over at WordPress News just announced the release of WordPress 3.1.1. This maintenance and security release fixes almost thirty issues in 3.1, including: Some security hardening to media uploads Performance improvements Fixes for IIS6 support Fixes for taxonomy and PATHINFO (/index.php/) permalinks Fixes… Read More »