Tom Raftery no longer uses any anti-spam plugins and has been spam free for a week now. In short, he is using WordPress 1.5, he populated his blackilist with common words spammers use, he has written a custom .htaccess file, and he’s using Dr. Dave’s plugin Referrer Karma. Get the details here.
For those wishing to begin Podcasting using WordPress 1.5 here’s a useful tutorial by Audio Activism. HowTo podcast with WordPress 1.5
I had a couple problems with WordPress this evening and thought it would be beneficial for others to post the answers I found. After upgrading to a new version of WordPress, even a nightly version, Internet Explorer tries to download / and presents a dialog box that says, unable to download / from bloggingpro.com. Firefox […]
Justin Blanton shows how to limit the number of posts that are displayed on the index page of your WordPress 1.5 blog. You can set the Show At Most option but that is for all pages including archives. Limit Number Of Posts With WordPress One of the first things I noticed when I started to […]
GFMorris.org has a WordPress backup shell script for those seeking to backup their WordPress installations on a nightly basis. This includes the files and MySQL database.
This is a very nice tutorial on how to Write a Simple WordPress plugin by Owen of Asymptomatic who is no stranger to writing WordPress plugins.
From Photo Matt: Kubrickr is a tool that lets you replace that giant blue blob at the top of your WordPress 1.5 Kubrick themed blog with a nice photo from Flickr. Simply type some words that relate to your blog and push Submit. Choose one of the photos from the list that appears, and save […]
This tutorial will guide you through adding external RSS feeds to the sidebar of WordPress.
This is a brief explanation of the WordPress’ User Level system (sometimes known as Permission Levels or User Permissions).