Review – The WP101 Plugin

Review – The WP101 Plugin

The WP 101 Tutorial Plugin is a combined effort by Shawn Hesketh and Mark Jaquith. The premise of the plugin is simple, to showcase video tutorials of WordPress from within

Interview With Oliver – Creator Of WPSeek.com

Interview With Oliver – Creator Of WPSeek.com

What was your inspiration for creating WPSeek? The first idea of wpseek wasn’t actually to create a public search engine for WordPress developers. When I finished creating

bbPress RC 5 Released

bbPress RC 5 Released

John James Jacoby has announced the availability of bbPRess RC5 for public consumption which brings the release one step closer to being labeled 2.0. In RC 5 you get improv

Flexible Widgets – Only Works For Certain Widgets

Flexible Widgets – Only Works For Certain Widgets

Those of you who listened to episode 111 of WordPress Weekly or who have been reading this site for a long time realize that I’m on a quest to find a plugin that prov

Turning Your WordPress Powered Site Into An iPhone App

Turning Your WordPress Powered Site Into An iPhone App

WPlift.com has a cool tutorial on how they used WiziApp to turn their site into a native iPhone app. Is this the next trend or an ongoing trend?  Also, looking at those pay

Pete Davies On The History Of Spam

Pete Davies On The History Of Spam

Pete Davies of Akismet presented a 31 minute presentation at WordCamp San Francisco detailing the history of spam as well as talking about the creation of Akismet.

All We Want To Know Is Why?

All We Want To Know Is Why?

The hot topic in the community over the weekend was a post published by WPCandy.com that talks about the DevPress deal for WordCamp Organizers going down in flames thanks t

iWeb To WordPress Converter

iWeb To WordPress Converter

With MobileMe slated to shutdown on June 30th, 2012 taking iWeb with it, users will need to find a new home for their iWeb powered website. A company by the name of Rage So

Using WordPress To Create Multiple Image Sizes

Using WordPress To Create Multiple Image Sizes

WPBeginner has an excellent tutorial that describes how to use the built in functions of WordPress to generate additional image sizes for use in themes. This is possibly a

Andrea Middleton Now Managing WordCamp Central

Andrea Middleton Now Managing WordCamp Central

WordCamp Central is now managed by Andrea Middleton instead of Jane Wells. Within the post, Jane mentions that she will take on more of an advisory role while Andrea will b

Pods Plugin Successfully Kickstarted To Version 2.0

Pods Plugin Successfully Kickstarted To Version 2.0

Scoot Kingsley Clark who is the lead developer of the Pods Development Framework has successfully acquired the funds necessary to complete development work for Pods 2.0 alo

WordPress Wins 2011 bOSSie Award

WordPress Wins 2011 bOSSie Award

WordPress can put yet another trophy on its mantle with a 2011 bOSSie award by InfoWorld within the Best Open Source Applications category. Confusingly, Drupal also won an

WordPress Mentioned On TheGuild

WordPress Mentioned On TheGuild

Not really WordPress news but it’s cool to hear a WordPress reference in the show, TheGuild. Fast forward to 9:03 to hear the WordPress remark. As an aside, I watched

WordUp – A Fork Of WordCamp

WordUp – A Fork Of WordCamp

If you’re anywhere near the Edinburgh area around October 22nd, make a pit stop to an event they are calling WordUp Edinburgh. According to the event website, this un