Tag - Wordpress

Wordpress WP-Stats Shortlink Override

WordPress Shortlinks: How to Override the WP...

If you’re like me, you are addicted to stats. It’s probably not altogether a healthy addiction, but it’s there and we have to cope with it. If you’re like me, you also dig shortcuts. Anything to make something easier...

When the WordPress Similar Posts Plugin...

Okay, so I ran into a problem recently with the Similar Posts plugin that Rob Marsh put together. I guess he’s AWOL due to health-related issues per his blog and I hope he’s just not blogging as opposed to, you know, actually...

How to Selectively Add Captions to Images in...

Tips I Realized While Typing This Up: This was written and is being used on WordPress 2.7. It might work on 2.6x, but I didn’t try that. So be aware. Also, this works for me because I don’t use the visual editor when writing up a...

Quick and Dirty Access Log Fun: What Do I...

So this I’ve repurposed from where it was languishing on my personal blog, which has fallen into disrepair since I started putting more and more of my stuff onto Needcoffee, just like I urge everybody on our staff to do–because...

Quick and Dirty Amazon Links in WordPress

Sadly, there is no good Amazon plugin in WordPress that makes me happy. And you know what I’m talking about: a plugin where you never have to leave WordPress. You can look up an item, get the ASIN, link it up–all in the same...

Amazon’s Recommender Widget –...

Okay, full disclosure time. I’m an “Amazon Associate,” if you haven’t figured that out already. I get affiliate commission from Amazon for the stuff that people buy through the site here. I try to keep from hammering...

Still Having Image Upload Problems in 2.5.1?

Yeah, me too. Here’s what I’ve found–and I’m not sure why this is–but if I’m in Firefox trying to use the flash uploader to upload images and I’m not in the tabbed browser all the way to the left of...

Full Size Images in Attachment Pages in...

Okay, so I was having the same sort of problem I was having previously–namely, even when you say you want attachment pages to show the full image, they still don’t. You have to click through to the file itself in order to see the...

XML-Sitemap Generator Causing You Grief?

In a follow-up to my last post about Sitemap Generator: I was running 3.0.3 when I upgraded to WordPress 2.5 and then 2.5.1. But posting was a pain because it took forever to get the sitemap built. I chalked this up yesterday to our hard...