Tag Archives: PHP

Why You Shouldn’t Be Worried About Screwing Up When Contributing To WordPress

Why You Shouldn’t Be Worried About Screwing Up When Contributing To WordPress

In the WordPress 3.9 development chat that was held on Wednesday, January 15th, a number of topics were discussed ranging from features that people are working on to announ

High Demand For WordPress Education Prompts Treehouse to Launch New Beginner’s Course

High Demand For WordPress Education Prompts Treehouse to Launch New Beginner’s Course

Treehouse offers technology education courses in a virtual environment to help users pick up new skills. Membership to the site offers access to various tracks of study tha

Gust Plugin Brings the Ghost Admin Panel Into WordPress

Gust Plugin Brings the Ghost Admin Panel Into WordPress

The Ghost open source blogging project had an interesting path to get to where it is today. John O’Nolan, the project’s creator, originally introduced the idea

TimThumb Vulnerability Bites Another Victim

TimThumb Vulnerability Bites Another Victim

For the second time in two years, Dan Tynans website, eSarcasm.com has been hacked, this time with code that redirected referrals from Google, Yahoo and other search engine

Critical Update For WooThemes Customers

Critical Update For WooThemes Customers

As if WooThemes.com being attacked was not bad enough, there is also a critical security issue that’s been fixed in the latest release of the WooFramework. The issue

How WordPress Changed The Career Of Eric Karkovack

How WordPress Changed The Career Of Eric Karkovack

Short post on how WordPress changed the career of Eric Karkovack. I imagine similar designers/developers feel the same way he does. Of course, WordPress isn’t the only po

WordPress Projects Still In Huge Demand

WordPress Projects Still In Huge Demand

The largest search engine for work-from-home and freelance jobs DoNanza has released their quarterly State of the Work-From-Home and Freelancing Economy trends report. Base

GPL Drinking On The WP Community Podcast

GPL Drinking On The WP Community Podcast

Due to some scheduling conflicts with their original guests, I was invited to participate on the WordPress Community Podcast hosted by Yoast and Frederick Townes. In this e

Review Of Evenflow By SimpleThemes.com

Review Of Evenflow By SimpleThemes.com

At A Glance: Evenflow is a great looking WordPress theme from a new commercial theme company called SimpleThemes run by Casey Lee. Casey has experience in the commercial th

SFGate On The White Screen Of Death

SFGate On The White Screen Of Death

The White Screen Of Death. How many of you have seen it? Chances are, just about everyone who visits WPTavern on a daily basis has at one time, seen the WsOD or have create

Become Proficient With Joomla, Drupal, Or WordPress With OSTraining

Become Proficient With Joomla, Drupal, Or WordPress With OSTraining

Here on WPTavern.com, I’m surprised by how many new companies I discover from the mere fact of them purchasing advertising on the site. One such company is Open Sourc

Plugin And Theme Devs Have Reason To Celebrate

Plugin And Theme Devs Have Reason To Celebrate

A topic of discussion that’s popped up numerous times within the WP Hackers Mailing List as well as other places throughout the community is when WordPress would stop

Blogger Import Authentication Broken For Some People

Blogger Import Authentication Broken For Some People

In a thread that dates back to three months ago on the WordPress.org support forums, users are again reporting that when trying to import content from Blogger into WordPres

Vote WordPress For The 2010 Open Source Awards

Vote WordPress For The 2010 Open Source Awards

It’s that time of year again to nominate WordPress for the Packt Open Source Awards for 2010. Nominations were opened up on August 9th and will close on September 17