Matt has updated the Staticize plugin that loads static pages for your visitors. If the content has changed then they get the updated version. This saves recourses and mySQL hits to your database. This version adds “support for dynamic non-cached sections” and Matt cleaned up the code.
I found a list of Symposium Research Papers on blogging from the University of Texas. Some interesting titles are Blog, Blog, Blog: Experiences with web logs in journalism classes, When the Audience is the Producer: The Art of the Collaborative Weblog, and Wikipedia as Participatory Journalism: Reliable Sources? Metrics for evaluating collaborative media as a […]
Do you frequently use quote PHP code in your WP posts? This plugin provides the ability to allow PHP code to display inside posts using <phpcode>php executable code </phpcode>.
Markku Seguerra has a short tutorial on disabling wptexturize() formatting for an inline sentence or phrase. If you need to disable wptexturize for an entire post then you can install wp-unformatted plugin from Alex King which allow you to disable auto-formatting and/or auto-smart-quote conversion.
WordPress has a new bug tracking system.
Ping-O-Matic has sent between 1.25 and 1.5 Million pings since they launched 7 weeks ago. Nice job Matt Mullenweg and company.
Spell Check is a server-side spell checker that marks unrecognized words in ‘Post Preview’. For this plugin to work you must have pspell support for PHP which does not come installed by default. Although I just checked my control panel and I have pspell installed already??
Create a dropdown archives menu using this code example found on the WP support forums.
Here’s a plugin for WP that allows you to display posts in different languages based on visitor preference.
Krzysztof Kowalczyk argument for including a tightly integrated Wiki with WordPress.