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“Text File Widget” is live on WordPress.Org

Wordpress Technical

My first plugin – “Text File Widget” is now live on the WordPress Plugins Repository. It’s a proper job – complete Readme.Txt file, Banner, and Icon. Looks great! Here’s the link: https://wordpress.org/plugins/text-file-widget/ It’s a very simple plugin, all it does is display the contents of...

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Jetpack! WordPress Plugin

I’ve just discovered the joys of the “Jetpack” WordPress plugin. It’s enabled me to get rid of all the separate “social button” plugins, the “contact-form-7” plugin, “mobile edition” and goodness know what else! It’s also given me traffic stats in the admin area, a wordpress.com...

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Cut and paste | Attribution | Backlinks | CopyLink

We’ve been looking into the issue of site visitors using cut and paste to “steal” content. Not on this site, particularly, but on others. The issue is that many visitors don’t use the built-in “share” functions – they simply copy and paste content into social...

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WordPress Multisite Problems

We’re currently working on a Multisite WordPress Installation for an educational establishment. The problem is that the server is accessed via a proxy on their main domain. Their technical people advised us to set up the wp install using the server name. We’ll call it...

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Jabweb – Passwords Reset..

I still have several websites registered, but not hosted at jabweb. Last week, I received an e-mail stating that as part of their efforts to improve security, they had RESET ALL PASSWORDS on their system, and that I needed to e-mail them to find out...

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