A small trick to allow WPTouch to display mobile friendly content on Nokia, Symbian and Windows Mobile Devices. WPtouch is built to only run on iPhone, iPod Touch, Android, Storm and Pre devices.Read More
Want to track outbound links from your blog? Use WordPress? Use Google Analytics? Checkout this post I wrote on WLTC, which details how you can track outbound traffic when you are using a WordPress install and have Google Analytics as your tracking software.Read More
A tutorial for WordPress.com users to allow them to send out their blog posts as twitter and yahoo updates.Read More
WordPress users, you misery of choosing between a good URL shortening service is now over. The WordPress team has released a new shortening service in the form of WP.me, this will be used across all the current WordPress.com services.Read More
If you are seeing a Briefly unavailable for scheduled maintenance. Check back in a minute on your WordPress installation here is how you can solve it and bring your blog back to normalRead More
MySQL is the preferred database for WordPress, however not everyone likes MySQL and there is no easy alternative to make WordPress use another database.Read More
WordPress 2.8 is out, however lots of users are facing problems with the new installations, if you are someone who is facing problems and looking for a way to downgrade or uninstall WordPress 2.8 and use WordPress 2.7.1.Read More
Over the past few days we were facing a issue with the future posts feature in WordPress, while the future posts correctly showed a timer to the scheduled time, once it reached the scheduled it started in reverse direction and the timer went from 1 minute to 2 minutes and so on. To top that, [...]Read More
I recently implemented a Google Custom search on this blog by following some good advice from Maki on how to set up Google custom search. The steps included creating a new page and adding the Google Custom search code to it, all went fine with the setup, but I came across a problem where I [...]Read More
WordPress released a new version 2.2.3 with security fixes and has advised that you should upgrade immediately. I did it in under a minute with one of my own creation WordPress Automatic Upgrade. It’s cool earlier I use to take more than 25 minutes to do the same thing, have fun and upgrade immediately. Technorati [...]Read More
Top Commentators plugin highlights the commentators who comment frequently on your blog. It has been a great plugin to reward regular commentators since wordpress started adding nofollow to commentators website url in regular comments to thwart spammers. Adding nofollow to links tells search engines that they should not be follow it as a part of a link from the current site. Techie Buzz does follow all your comments with a DoFollow plugin.
Coming back even though top commentators plugin allows you to reward regular commentators there are many a sites that I have come across that have the owner of the site featuring in the top commentators section.Read More
I am a command line junkie as it helps me stay productive and move around faster than using a mouse. I try and use the keyboard quite often and familiarize myself with shortcuts that help me save time doing things. Since I began using Linux around 6 years ago I have always tried and made use of its rich set up commands.
This post is about how you can use Linux commands to easily install and update plugins without making use of a visual uploading software like Filezilla or WinSCP.Read More