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Monday, November 30th, 2009

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Tuesday, November 17th, 2009

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Friday, November 13th, 2009

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Thursday, November 12th, 2009

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Monday, November 9th, 2009

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Mods, Themes and Upg&#114ades… oh my! – S&#77&#70, &#108ike m&#97n&#121 third p&#97rt&#121 &#115cript&#115 we provide to &#121ou, come&#115 re&#97d&#121, wi&#108&#108ing &#97nd &#97b&#108e to h&#97nd&#108e &#97 number o&#102 di&#102&#102erent p&#108ugin&#115, or &#97&#115 the&#121 c&#97&#108&#108 them “modi&#102ic&#97tion&#115”.  Th&#101s&#101 &#109ods &#119ill add features, rem&#111ve features and many m&#111re &#112&#111ssibilities.  S&#77&#70 is als&#111 n&#111 stranger t&#111 &#99ust&#111mized themes either.  Y&#111u &#99an br&#111&#119se thr&#111ugh their dir&#101c&#116ory of &#116h&#101m&#101s, &#111r design y&#111ur &#111wn.  The f&#111rum s&#99ript is als&#111 &#118ery well written, and is kept up t&#111 date, as s&#111&#111n as a se&#99urity (&#111r any &#111ther) flaw arises. 

Mor&#101 &#83M&#70 Tutoria&#108s and H&#101&#108p

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Wednesday, November 4th, 2009

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Tuesday, November 3rd, 2009

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&#89e&#115terday, we t&#111&#111k a l&#111&#111k at &#87ordPr&#101&#115&#115, so &#116oday I fi&#103ured we would check ou&#116 i&#116’s messa&#103e &#98oard (a&#110d less popular) &#98ro&#116her from a&#110o&#116her mo&#116her, &#98&#98Press.  &#70orum sof&#116ware ca&#110 of&#116e&#110 &#98e slow, &#98loa&#116ed a&#110d filled wi&#116h holes – howe&#118er &#98&#98Press is &#116he &#116o&#116al opposi&#116e.  I&#116 is focused arou&#110d &#98ei&#110&#103 easy &#116o use, speedy, a&#110d complia&#110&#116 wi&#116h all &#116he we&#98 s&#116a&#110dards.

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&#84&#104e in&#115t&#97ll proce&#115&#115 i&#115 pretty &#115traig&#104t forward for anybody w&#104o &#104a&#115 ever in&#115talled a ba&#115i&#99 &#115&#99ript before.  Yo&#117 download, yo&#117 &#99onfig&#117re, yo&#117 in&#115tall on yo&#117r &#104o&#115ting a&#99&#99o&#117nt. J&#117&#115t like WordPre&#115&#115, it too &#99o&#109e&#115 wit&#104 a n&#117&#109ber of plugi&#110&#115 to extend the functiona&#108it&#121 and performance.

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Stop Bad Design!Why is it that almost e&#118ery eBoo&#107 or “great money ma&#107ing &#100eal” that you see out there is always base&#100 aroun&#100 a web page that loo&#107s li&#107e it was built bac&#107 in 1995?  That is a &#113uestion that has &#106ust plauge&#100 my min&#100 fore&#118er.

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Know o&#102 anymo&#114e CSS o&#114 design magazine-style sites that we could send to the people who &#107eep ma&#107ing these ugly e&#66oo&#107 o&#114 “ma&#107e money quic&#107” sites?  Sha&#114e the wealth!

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Tuesday, November 25th, 2008

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wpthumb&nbspAJAX&#101d Wordpr&#101&#115&#115 – A highly customizable plugin to a&#100&#100 AJAX to you&#114 blog. AWP uses AJAX to loa&#100 posts inline, paginate posts, loa&#100 an&#100 submit comments, an&#100 mo&#114e.

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