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Judging from my first blog post in January of 2008, I first started using WordPress…

Judging from my first blog post in January of 2008, I first started using WordPress at version 2.3 "Dexter".

The new version, "Smith" (3.9) is pretty snazzy. Thanks for all the good times, WordPress!

#wordpress   #versions   #history   #codename  

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WordPress – Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
Version, Code name, Release date, Notes. Old version, no longer supported: 0.7, none, 27 May 2003, Used the same file structure as its predecessor, b2/cafelog, and continued the numbering from its last release, 0.6. Only 0.71-gold is available for download in the official WordPress Release …

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Good tips to revive your WordPress website

Do you have a website built with WordPress? Here are some nice recommendations on how to breathe life into it again.

#wordpress   #maintenance   #testing   #updates   #recommended  

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CPR For Your WordPress Site
Putting up a WordPress site is almost a rite of passage for small businesses looking to build a digital presence quickly and inexpensively.  But maintaining it can be trickier than you might expect if you’re not a developer and can eat up hours of time you would rather invest in […]

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Here’s another interesting article from Litmus.com on Gmail’s “Promotions”…

Here's another interesting article from Litmus.com on Gmail's "Promotions" tab. It's going to look more like Pinterest.

Nice idea – and a good opportunity for businesses to get a better first impression from their recipients than just the "from" and "subject" text.

I am looking forward to seeing this in my own inbox, but for now it's in beta testing and I am not a part of that group.

#gmail   #promotions   #emailmarketing

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Gmail Does It Again: The New Promotions Tab | Litmus
March 26, 2014. Gmail Does It Again: The New Promotions Tab. [ 7 By Matt Byrd. Note: This post has been updated to reflect discoveries made about the new grid view after Gmail launched it to an initial wave of users. If one topic dominated email marketing conversations in 2013, it was definitely …

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PNG, GIF or JPG?

This article has good information on image format choices for use in email.

I'm honestly surprised that animated gif is even in the mix!

#email   #design   #format  

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PNG, GIF, or JPEG? Which is the Best Image Format for Email? | Litmus
February 26, 2014. PNG, GIF, or JPEG? Which is the Best Image Format for Email? [ 11 By Lauren Smith. With so many image file formats available—BMP, EPS, JPEG, PNG, and GIF to name a few—how do you determine which is right for your email? Each format produces variances in file size, compression, …

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Huh

"jr_loaded" is the answer to my question tonight. By setting the action to hook after wp is loaded, my additional sidebar will be listed after the parent theme sidebars. (in the back end)

Very nice.

Thanks John P Bloch!

#wordpress   #developer   #development   #widgets   #sidebar  

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How to register_sidebar() without messing up the order?
How do you register a sidebar in a plugin without screwing up the pre-existing registered sidebars? (The ordering of the sidebar registrations, rather than the assigned ID, determines the sidebar data.)

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Top 10 Social Media Plugins for WordPress

Top 10 Social Media Plugins for WordPress (Though, I recommend you check out smart layers by AddThis. It is newer than what they share here.)

#socialmedia   #plugins   #wordpress  

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Top 10 Social Media Plugins for WordPress

Social media is a crucial component for any online marketing strategy. If you’re running your small business website on the WordPress platform, …

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FREE: 360 – Panoramic WordPress Theme

If you have a Themeforest account, you can download this WordPress theme for free this month.

This looks like it would be a great theme to use to showcase a house for sale. You can show scrolling images – perfect for showing a 360 panorama of rooms.

#free   #themeforest   #wordpress   #theme

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360 – Panoramic WordPress Theme
WP 3.8 Ready! 360° is really a one-of-kind theme that integrates a panoramic layout full of options and features that will rock your inner most theme buying desires. The goal for 360° was to offer big, bold imagery, but also preserve traditional blogging layouts, portfolios, and page templates. 360° is fully responsive, fully kick-ass theme that gives the user total control to create, to exhibit, to showcase photography and imagery ranging from t…

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Optimize your WordPress post content with Google’s markup helper

This is interesting enough to share.

#WordPress   #markup   #seo  

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Optimize Your WordPress Blog Content with Google’s Markup Helper
If you’re blogging on WordPress and looking for an easy way to move your content higher up in search engine results pages, schema is a great way to do it. The problem is, not everyone knows how to …

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This is a bold and balanced font

I like Jamie Wilson's work. Nicely done. They're offering this font for free – donate if you want to their org. of choice (International Justice Mission).

#freefont   #freefonts   #free   #display   #font   #norwester  

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Norwester – A Font by Jamie Wilson
A condensed geometric sans serif with uppercase, small caps, numbers and an assortment of symbols. Designed by Jamie Wilson.

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