Category: WordPress Notes

WordPress 2.2.1 is out

It is a bug fix release for the 2.2 series. Just released this morning. There is a long list of bugs fixed. Some highlights are shown below: # Atom feed validation fixes # XML-RPC fixes # Widget backward compatibility fixes # Widget layout fixes for IE7 # Page and Text Widget improvements And WordPress 2.2.1

Embed a video into the WordPress

Some time we want to put video on our blog. The code to embeded it is very complicated, because so many different video types. Today I tried Embedded Video with Link. It makes it simple and easy to finish this step. I just download it from the link above. Installed it as the regular plugin.

WordPress 2.2 is released now

WordPress 2.2 There are some new features or improvements: * WordPress Widgets allow you to easily rearrange and customize areas of your weblog (usually sidebars) with drag-and-drop simplicity. This functionality was originally available as a plugin Widgets are now included by default in the core code, significantly cleaned up, and enabled for the default themes.

WordPress upgrade from 2.1.2 to 2.1.3

The latest version, WordPress Version 2.1.3, was released to the public on April 3, 2007. Now I upgrade one blog from WordPress 2.1.2 to 2.1.3. I recorded upgrade steps here as notes. 1) Backup your database. Click “phpMyAdmin” button of the specific database. On the left panel, click the name of database. Now, the right

SimpleTag plugin

I am a newbie of WordPress. To implement a tag system for this site. I try some different tag plugin. bunny-tags, UTW, and simple-tagging. Finally, I choose Simple Tagging. It is really simple to install it on WordPress. The installation step: 1) Download package, Download v1.6 file 2) Decompress it and put the files into

Sitemap plugin for WordPress

Today I add a new category in DavidYin’s Blog. WordPress Notes Now I would introduce this Sitemap plugin for WordPress. The native WP doesnot include sitemap template file. I found this plugin Google Sitemap Generator for WordPress It is very easy to install and have more advance features in options. Let me show you how