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10 Plugins That Transform WordPress Into A Blogging Friendly CMS

10 Plugins That Transform WordPress Into A Blogging Friendly CMS

Everyone claims that WordPress is a great option for blogging, and it is, but how can we make it into a friendlier CMS for our blog? One of the greatest powers that WordPress has is its ability to easily install and run plug-ins, many of which are developed for free by members of the WordPress [...]

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WordPress Flash Photo Carousel Plugin

WordPress Flash Photo Carousel Plugin

We often develop sites that include static flash galleries, headers, menus, and intros.  It’s often difficult, then, to explain which parts of the site can be changed within WordPress, and which are hard-coded.  This plugin is built to manage the excellent flShow Photo Carousel within the comfort of the WordPress dashboard. Download: flShow Photo Carousel [...]

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WordPress 2.6 is released

WordPress 2.6 is released

WordPress Announced the release of version 2.6, which provides some new features that our clients have been interested in for a while: Captions for images are now easy to add, and won’t be eaten by the visual editor Wiki-like revisions for posts, allow you to change your content back to a previous version, and see [...]

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Reasons to Upgrade (or not) to WordPress 2.5

Reasons to Upgrade (or not) to WordPress 2.5

Who Should Upgrade? People using wordpress primarily for blogging, who don’t use many plugins.  Also, people who like shiny new things, as the dashboard has been completely redesigned. Who Should Not Upgrade? People who use wordpress in conjunction with other software, like a forum, e-Commerce, etc. 2.5 introduces database changes that will affect a large [...]

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An update to the List

An update to the List

We’d like to thank Mark Ghosh from WLTC for picking up our post yesterday. We’re glad our list was so well received. Many people have commented that they’d like to see a longer list. Oxeye Daisy is picking up where we left off the list, adding 4 more plugins, similar to ones we use regularly [...]

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Top 10 WordPress CMS Plugins

Top 10 WordPress CMS Plugins

Based on our experience buiding out dozens of e-Commerce, Gallery, Restaurant, NFP, Directory, and Service-based websites, this is the definitive list of plugins that whip wordpress into shape, and don’t let our clients down.

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Organizing Pages in WordPress

Organizing Pages in WordPress

WordPress can be a very straightforward CMS for many types of websites. Our website, like most of our clients’ sites, runs on WordPress exclusively. Writing and editing static content is pretty easy, but organizing your static content is a little less obvious. There are two parts to organizing pages: the Page Parent and the Page [...]

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