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Disable update notification for individual plugins

Is there a way to disable update notifications for specific plugins? As a plugin developer, I have some plugins installed on my personal site using the svn trunk version for testing, but the same ...
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Alert Email when any Post or Page is Changed

Is there a way to have Wordpress email me whenever a Page or Post is Published?
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Add update notification bubble to admin menu item?

I have re-worded this to make more sense. Ok, I have a plugin that uses a remote service that check for updates, much like default WordPress plugins, in this case it just checks an XML file. I want ...
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1answer
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Disable WP core updates but send email notification

Is there any way to disable WP core updates but to have notification email sent that WP update is available to install? I know that notification email about WP update is sent after the fact when WP ...
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New post notification in wp_nav_menu

By blog has a header menu that consists of different links to pages like "About Us", "Help", "Contact Us" and "Blog". The "Blog" link is actually a page with a custom template that displays all the ...
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How to disable the “Your site has updated to WordPress x.y.z” admin email?

Using the automatic update of my self-hosted WordPress blogs, I configured automatic updates of both the WordPress core as well as WordPress plugins and themes (through this plugin). Whenever a core ...
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Does Wordpress have a built in message function for presenting notifications to users?

Does Wordpress have something similar to Drupal's drupal_set_message function? I want to notify the user of something and was hoping there was a built in API call to do this.
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Enable update notification, disable updates

There are a lot of question on how to disable updates and/or removing update notifications. But all solutions that disable the update also disable the update notifications. But I want to disable the ...
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Overriding the default WP Multisite notification e-mail

Is it possible to hook in and override the default notification message for WP MS? I know the message being sent out is in /wp-admin/user-new.php if ( is_multisite() ) { function ...
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Disable new user notification to admin email

I get an email notifying me of every new user registration on my site and now that it gets hundreds or thousands of new users a day, it's getting a little out of hand. It seems like it'd be a ...
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1answer
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Customizing the Subject Field in WordPress' Notification Emails?

Can I customize and edit the subject field in the "Password Reset" notification mails sent from our multisite blogs? I have tried some plugins like My brand login and white label CMS etc. But I can't ...
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3answers
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Send email when a new post is published [closed]

I'm looking for a method, or plugin, that will allow me to do the following: User can signup to a 'notifications' email list When a new post is published on the site, users on this list are ...
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How to count number of functions attached to an action hook?

I have some actions like this function simple_notification() { echo '<div>This is a notification</div>'; } add_action( 'site_notices', 'simple_notification' ); ...
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1answer
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Hook/notify when any option or setting is added or updated

I know about: add_option_{option_name} update_option_{option_name} but these need specific option names. What I am looking for is a way to know if and when any option is changed (added or updated). ...
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1answer
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How can I edit the email sent when a new comment is received?

I have a multi author site and when a user comments on a post, that author gets an email saying there is a new comment. This email is formated in the standard WordPress way New comment on your post "...
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1answer
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Disabling Comment Notifications for Post Author

I am trying to disable comment notifications for post authors (or anyone else besides the site's admin) for a client's site. I've attempted to create a plugin that uses the pluggable function ...
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1answer
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How to add admin bar and admin menu or submenu notification bubbles?

What would you recommend to use as far as manipulating the admin bar goes? I was thinking to just add a new admin bar node, and with CSS set a background image for the icon. Then in the node, just ...
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1answer
190 views

Admin to user notices - best practices?

I am trying to replicate specific functionality from my vb forums in my wordpress install. Specifically I can create 'user notices' that are displayed on the front end of the website. Basically I can ...
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How to notify users of blog updates a la Admin Plugin Update notifications?

What I would like to do is mimic how Wordpress shows an administrator how many new updates there are for installed plugins (a tiny number displayed next to a link). The main difference is that I want ...
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Showing WP_Error message with admin_notice action hook

I have just get an answer to one of my question but the problem is I want to print an error when every user will insert tags of more than two words through post-new.php with admin_notice action hook. ...
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Notify admin when page is edited?

I found this previous post to automatically notify the admin when a post or page is published: Alert Email when any Post or Page is Changed Works like a charm, thanks! However, it looks like the page ...
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1answer
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Show admin help message across custom post type parent and child posts

In my custom plugin, I am using the following code to display an info / help box. This is working great for the main admin edit screen that lists the custom posts, but how can I extend this to show ...
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4answers
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New post email alert

I'd like to display a checkbox with the option to subscribe to the site by email I have seen a wordpress blog with the following label next to the said checkbox Subscribe by email to this site The ...
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1answer
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Disable WP notifications for commenting on own posts

How/where can I disable WP email notifications for commenting on own posts? I want to do this globally for all users on the site, not only per-user through WP admin. Are there any hooks which I can ...
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1answer
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Multiple Comment Moderators and Notifications

I am looking for a way to make it so multiple authors/moderators within wordpress get notified when there is a new comment waiting approval. I'm thinking of switching over to Disqus for this type ...
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1answer
544 views

How to get a nofication when post submitted

I was wondering is there a way to send the admin a notification (email or otherwise) whenever a user submits a post. Currently, I have to log into the admin section to see if there was anything ...
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1answer
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Plugin from WordPress.com for comment notification…available?

WordPress.com has a rather cool feature when you add comments. The two features are: [x] Notify me of follow-up comments via email. [x] Notify me of new posts via email. Is this plugin ...
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1answer
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PGP-Encrypt system-generated notifications

I was wondering if there is a way to get Wordpress to encrypt notification mails ("Please moderate ..." and so on) using PGP. I have found a bunch of plugins providing PGP-encrypted eMail forms, but ...
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1answer
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How can an author be subscribed to the posts of another author and receive notifications of the new posts?

What I'm trying to achieve is to implement a function that will enable an author, when registered and browsing the front-end, to have the option of following other authors of the site and receiving ...
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1answer
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Is email post notify visitor on new media upload possible?

Is there a plugin or snippet that would: Add an email input form to each post Send a predefined message when new media (or attachments) has been uploaded for that post only The requested ...
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Why is Wordpress asking me to update my new (virtually blank) theme?

I have just setup a new custom theme with little/no data and yet Wordpress has made an update notice about upgrading it to "1.0.1" and I cannot for the life of my work out why. I have stripped down ...
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If new comment posted in custom post - send notification to custom email from custom field

I have custom post type "Art masters". Each post is master's profile. In their profiles isset custom fiels name "master_email". I need to send for master email notification every time if new ...
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1answer
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email wordpress users using BCC

I am currently using the below code to email users when a new post is published, but I need it to BCC all users and not TO all users. Any ideas? function email_members($post_ID) { global $wpdb; $...
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1answer
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Simple plugins to post info about new blog entries?

I am looking for some plugins that would automatically post information about new blog entries (posts) to my facebook/google+ pages. But - simple search through plugins listing shows that such ...
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2answers
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Tag subscription option in wordpress. How?

I love stackexchange's tag subscription feature. Now i'm receiving email notifications only for the topics i'm interested in. I would like to have this feature in my wordpress site. Is there any good ...
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1answer
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“Remove Update Notification for all users except ADMIN User”

"Remove Update Notification for all users except ADMIN User" I have 2 administrators in my wordpress, but I only want that one of them see the "Update Notification". I've inserted this code on my ...
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Menu Item Location

I found code to show a notification bar on menu and customize it a little. It is working and shown on main menu (primary menu) and footer menu (secondary menu) but I want to show it only main menu. ...
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1answer
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Wordpress comments email notification for authors

I'm admin of a question and answers website in WordPress. All users are defined like authors. I have the problem that when I approve a comment ( an answer to a question), the author receives too much ...
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1answer
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Displaying a message upon user registration

I have a question that I hope will be pretty simple for some of the WordPress Gurus out there. I have a WordPress network and whenever a users signs up, I would like to show (on signup confirmation ...
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Send email only upon draft

I'm trying to send an email only upon saving a post as a draft, this doesn't seem to work with the current code: add_action( 'save_post', 'er_send_email_on_post_draft_save' ); function ...
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2answers
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General Setting Allow Multiple Email Notification

WordPress Version: WordPress 3.2.1 Settings -> General http://www.example.org/wp-admin/options-general.php I would like to have multiple email address in the Email Address textbox. I tried abc@abc....
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1answer
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Follow-up Comments Notification Without a Plug-in

I'm trying to find the code to insert in my Comments.php to add the functionality of "Follow-up Comments Notification" but I can't find it. I can't use a plug-in because it's for a theme that I'm ...
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Disable email notification after change of password

I want to disable the emailnotification if a user or an admin changes the password of a user. After some Googleling I came to find that I need to create a plugin and overwrite the ...
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1answer
181 views

Send Notifications to All Admins

I want to, hopefully without a plugin, get and loop through all admin accounts and notify each admin when a comment has been posted or a user has registered, etc. I tried to look into this but all the ...
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1answer
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Notice bar at frontpage for multisite

Running a multisite install I would like to distribute messages to all sites as a top notice bar on frontpage. All sites are read and posted from frontpage so admin area message plugins won't work. ...
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1answer
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3 different mail notifications

I'm building a small tracker and need to send mail notifications on specific actions. Thought-out notifications: Administrator gets a notification email when a new ticket is published Author gets a ...
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1answer
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Notify admin on new submit

With WordPress 3.0 its easy to for users to submit custom content from the front end. They don't even need to be logged in anymore. Is there a functions code (not a plugin) to notify a predefined ...
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Facebook-like Notification Plugin for WordPress Community Blog Sites?

I am a member of a community blog site run by WordPress engine. But I often feel that if there were a notification system like Facebook tracking the site would be much easier. I know about the ...
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1answer
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Is it possible to change an existing post status from 'pending' to 'publish' via email?

I am building a website which uses a custom form plugin, and the plugin gives me the ability to create posts (pending or published) using the data from the form. Upon submission of the form, I want a ...
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How best to display notifications on the front-end using caught exceptions as an example

I'm using exceptions in my plugin. function foo() { // Some code. throw new Exception( 'Division by 0' ); // Code continued. } try { echo foo(); } catch ( Exception $e ) { } I'm ...