Category Archives: WordPress

Using WordPress to Build Library Websites eCourse

The ever awesome Amanda Goodman (Darien PL, CT) and I will be offering another round of our popular 6-week online WordPress course starting in February 2014.  Using WordPress to Build Library Websites  is offered through ALA Editions. And the really big news … Continue reading

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WordPress 3.6 is (finally) here

WordPress 3.6 “Oscar” has been due out for several months. And today, it’s here. Check out this short video for an overview. Some new features? Native audio & video support – just paste in a URL and you’re done. Nice … Continue reading

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Who Loves WordPress?

Who Loves WordPress, Lots of people! It comes as no surprise to me, but more and more organizations are using WordPress as a CMS (Content Management System) for their websites. Thanks to JD Thomas from the WordPress & Librarians group … Continue reading

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WordPress Brute Force Attacks

Just in case you haven’t heard about this in the news, there’s a nasty flare of attacks on WordPress and Joomla sites going on. Things you can do: If your login password is admin – CHANGE IT NOW! Likewise, beef … Continue reading

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Tame Your WordPress Plugin Lust!

Thinking about adding a few dozen plugins to your WordPress site? Think again. This infographic and its accompanying article, The Only WordPress Plugins You Need, have wise advice! (Thanks to JD Thomas on the WordPress and Libraries Facebook group for … Continue reading

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WordPress 3.5 is almost here

The next release of WordPress will be coming out any day now. I’ve been testing the beta versions and found the latest betas stable enough to use in workshops this past week. The biggest change that most of us will … Continue reading

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