In this week’s Movable Type Monday, we have an update to the jQuery Comment plugin, a hack to re-order an entry’s asset list, discussion of MT’s Safari support, and more.
Archives for December 2009
Regularly backing up your database and files is one of the most important things to do when running a website. One never knows what could happen and the words have become infamous: I was sure I had a backup. Most database plugins for WordPress offer the option to weekly backup your database and even email […]
As a writer, you may be tempted to use “clever” words over keywords. Using clever words may feed your ego but using keywords will make your writing clearer and help you get more search traffic.
The long awaited version 2.9 of WordPress, codenamed “Carmen”, is now out! Eeek! Yes, ladies and gents, the development team worked their butts off as quickly as they can to have Carmen available before Christmas. And boy, did they surprise us! For those of you who don’t know what Carmen has to offer, here’s a […]
With the upcoming WordPress 2.9 release and the new version of the WordPress.com stats plugin for self-hosted blogs the choice shorturl generator to use has become easier for most users. The wp.me shorturls domain was introduced earlier this year for WordPress.com hosted blogs. As of Release Candidate 1 for WordPress 2.9 the URL shortener is […]
Plurk has just issued their official response to Microsoft’s apology hinting that they are not ruling out the possibility of pressing legal charges against the Redmond software giant. “We are currently looking at all possibilities on how to move forward in response to Microsoft’s recent apology statement. We are still thinking of pursuing the full […]
For a project I am involved with we recently considered merging 2 rather large WordPress blogs. These were 2 blogs with several thousands entries and posts and at least 20 authors have written on those blogs over the years. The combined blog would have more than 10,000 entries and more than 40,000 comments. In this […]
We’ve been waiting for WordPress 2.9 for quite a while now and its nice to see that the wait will soon be over as the first release candidate is now ready for testing. There are a lot of new features in version 2.9 to try out and test, I suggest checking out the full list […]
With the release of WordPress 2.9 expected over the next weeks, it is time to dig a little deeper and discover new features. Since the translation string freeze no new features will be added anymore. Since some days I noticed on another blog where I run the latest nightly developer build, that the new plugin […]
They say that imitation is the sincerest form of flattery. For what Microsoft did to start-up company, Plurk, it’s more like a slap to the face. Plurk, one of the biggest microblogging services in Asia, is accusing Microsoft China for ripping off not only their design but also their code with their beta release of […]