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Archive for May, 2005

WordPress Plugin: LDAP Authentication

LDAP Authentication plugin for WordPress allows authenticating against [[LDAP]] possible.

Categories: WordPress Plugins

WordPress Theme: Copacetix

WordPress 1.5 theme called Copacetix.

Copasetix theme

Categories: WordPress Themes

Blogging Sense From Master Yoda

Found some blogging tips from Master Yoda by way of The Force

  • Blog you must for your business.
  • Truth, passion, authenticity a blogger must have
  • Comment and trackback spam paths to the Darkside are
  • Prideful blogging, a dangerous thing it is. A way to the Darkside it is
  • The Blog-i Masters train you in the way of the Blog, they can
  • Blog-i Masters guardians of the Blogosphere they are
  • May the Blog be with you

Found via

Categories: Blogging Sense

WordPress Plugin: Random Title

WordPress Random Title displays a random quote or phrase in place of your WordPress blog’s title. These phrases or quotes can be easily managed in the WP admin section of your blog.

Categories: WordPress Plugins

Official WordPress Themes Page

WordPress now has an Official WordPress Themes page.

Found via Photo Matt.

Categories: WordPress News

Gizmodo Revamps RSS Feeds to Make More Money

There is a lot of discussion around the blogosphere on the topics of full RSS feed vs. partial RSS feed and the placing of ads in syndicated feeds. In a simplified explanation, consumers are saying, “If you don’t deliver full feeds then I won’t subscribe to your feed” and content providers are saying, “If I deliver full feeds I’ll lose ad revenue because my readers won’t visit my site”.

Gizmodo seems to have developed a fair policy of delivering partial ad-free feeds or full feeds with advertising enclosed. Readers choice. The ads are placed every fifth entry so the reader is not bombarded with sales pitches.

Found via Alex King.

Categories: Blogging Sense

Daily Read: The Battle For The Blogosphere

Until recently, most providers of blogging software and services were relatively small startup companies, but now big-footed competitors are joining them, changing the dynamics and philosophies of the so-called blogosphere.

The battle for the blogosphere

Categories: Blogging News

WordPress Plugin: RSS DFirefox

RSS DFirefox shows the Mozilla Firefox download counter by using an XML parser to read the RSS feed of the counter.

Categories: WordPress Plugins

Security Vulnerability In WordPress

WordPress Security Update

I just found this on the WordPress Development blog.

It has come to our attention that under certain circumstances there is a security vulnerability in WordPress that may be triggered if you’re running the default template. We were able to respond very quickly (under 40 minutes) and update the download to You can upgrade by overwriting your old 1.5 files.

Categories: WordPress News

WordPress Plugin: Unfancy Quote

The Unfancy Quote plugin for WordPress removes the fancy quotes inserted by WordPress.

Categories: WordPress Plugins

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