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WPSE Plugin Repository: The plugins that came out of WP-Answers

Link your WPSE-Plugins If you answered a question and made a plugin out of your code, than this is your place to share it. The Idea: An old comment from @MikeSchinkel during the beta phase where he ...
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1answer
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Is there a plugin that provides a stackoverflow style editor for wordpress? [closed]

I am tired of the tinymce editor in wordpress and I really love the stackoverflow editor which allows me to write with markdown grammar. So I want to write blog with markdown in wordpress. Now I am ...
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8answers
5k views

User-friendly cropping of post thumbnails?

Is there a way to let my users define the crop area of a post thumbnail? The thumbnails always are existing post attachments, I would rather not create an extra attachment per thumbnail. The post ...
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3answers
731 views

Create posts using markdown? [closed]

Can I replace the WYSIWYG editor with a markdown editor? If so, what plugin can I use?
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4answers
676 views

Who are the most trusted plugin developers? [closed]

Note: Please vote on the question, and any answers you find useful by clicking on the UP arrow on the left hand side of the question or answer. There are so many plugins out there. Whose plugins can ...
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4answers
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Advanced search form with filters for custom taxonomies and custom fields

I'd like to build an advanced search form for a specific custom post type, having filters for that custom type's custom fields and custom taxonomies AND for another custom type's properties (fields ...
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3answers
2k views

Open Source Forum for wordpress similar to stackexchange or stackoverflow [closed]

I have to add forum feature in my wordpress blog.I see bbpress but would like to add forum similar to stackexchange or stackoverflow. Please let me know.
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5answers
3k views

Resizing images to the actual size used in the editor?

Is there a way to resize images to the actual size they will be shown in the post? I have users that import a large image and then resize it in the visual editor. This is easy, since they can just ...
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8answers
3k views

Pros/Cons of “WP e-commerce” and “Shopp” plugins [closed]

I've been looking around for ecommerce functionality for a project that I'm going to be working on. My partner and I will be converting an existing static catalog site with lots of items. We want to ...
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3answers
19k views

How do I get WooCommerce to automatically recreate pages? [closed]

I had to uninstall WooCommerce plugin (I deleted the tables it created as well) and now I reinstalled the plugin and I doesn't automatically recreate the WooCommerce Pages. Am I stuck having to ...
7
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2answers
1k views

Multilingual WordPress plugins [closed]

I've been using WPML to have multilanguage capabilities in my WordPress implementations. Now WPML has gone commercial, and I'm looking for a open source non-commercial replacement. My main concerns ...
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4answers
869 views

WordPress as a CMS Membership website

I am involved with several WordPress support websites including this one (recently). I seem to get the question "Can WordPress be used as a CMS/Membership Website?". I haven't needed to set one up, so ...
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4answers
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Recommended eCommerce Plugin for a T-Shirt Sales Business? [closed]

I want to create a website for my T-Shirt business. I've tried osCommerce and it's ok for a basic setup but even something simple as installing an addon for SEO turns into a nightmare of database ...
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3answers
2k views

Pretty URLs for File Uploads?

Can files such as PDFs be uploaded to custom URLs? I would like to upload a PDF to www.example.com/whitepapers/pdf.pdf instead of www.example.com/wp-uploads/.... I found a plugin called WP Easy ...
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2answers
1k views

Drag & drop HTML5 file upload into the media library?

Has anyone seen a drag&drop plugin for files into the media library for WP? Would be very interested with such a plugin. Edit - Seems like Google will sponsor this project on GSoC 2011
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5answers
20k views

Is there a good plugin for an online booking system..? [closed]

I need to quote for a job, and I think due to the budget it will need a plugin. I’ve been having a look around online - can anyone recommend me a good quality plugin that allows for a booking system ...
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4answers
4k views

How to search all user meta from users.php in the admin

The search form at the top of the users listing in the Admin area (wp-admin/users.php) is limited and does not search all of the user meta fields, such as bio, instant messenger handles, etc. I've not ...
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3answers
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How to: Update live sites theme from version control repo via plugin or library? [closed]

Maybe someone knows how i could update my live sites theme from a version control*) project repository. Point is that it's really time consuming if you got your theme hosted with version control (as ...
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5answers
6k views

How to Show Different Sidebars on Specific Pages?

I'm making a blog where only on specific pages I want to show different sidebar, I will add some widgets to those sidebar, which I don't want to show in default sidebar. I've found a coding method to ...
5
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1answer
341 views

Content generator for development site

Does anybody knows good plugin which can generate dummy posts/tags/categories/users and write dummy comments? I want to generate some content on my development (localhost) site.
5
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1answer
96 views

Looking for similar posts plugin with custom tuning [closed]

I am using Similarity by David Miller; it is nice, but it misses some features. I would like to: Assign more "weight" on some specific posts (specify them by ID is ok) Assign more "weight" to most ...
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5answers
5k views

InDesign to WordPress workflow

I'm working on a project for a monthly InDesign-based magazine that enables them to put their content online via WordPress. The current workflow is either: Copy/pasting from InDesign to a Word ...
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3answers
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Open Source replacement for WPML? [closed]

Since WPML is not free anymore and still one of the most used Wordpress Translation Plugins, is there an open source project that keeps development going? Or something similar that replaces it? I ...
5
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5answers
779 views

Membership / subscription plugins - alternatives [closed]

Does anyone have recommendations (backed by experience) for a membership plugin that can Provide for recurring subscriptions via PayPal Allow selected posts to be visible only to subscription ...
4
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3answers
854 views

Best way to create list of gigs for Wordpress theme?

I'm currently designing a musician's wordpress theme, and am looking to create a user-controlled dynamic gig list. It doesn't have to have a link to any event pages, just a simple "where, when, with ...
4
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2answers
740 views

How to change or remove .htaccess per plugin?

I am looking for a way to edit or reset the .htaccess for a wordpress site without access to the filesystem, working only with the wp-admin web interface and/or plugins* (see below for the back story ...
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3answers
895 views

Collaborative question/answer plugin for WordPress

I am looking for a collaborative question/answer plugin built in the same sort of style as StackOverflow. Features I am looking for: Profiles Index of questions with search by tag/title/contents ...
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3answers
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How to deal with small scale comment spam on small commercial sites?

When I've built a few sites for small businesses in the past, I've historically been able to do without anti-spam measures. I now have several sites which get maybe between 5 and 20 spam comments a ...
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5answers
2k views

Recommendations for a LaTeX Plugin? [closed]

I need mathematics on a WordPress site and I'm having trouble finding a suitable LaTeX plug-in. I've tried several solutions including MathJax (which is slow and renders inconsistently) and the WP ...
4
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4answers
3k views

What is a good jQuery content slider plugin? [closed]

I'm looking for a plugin that will let me easily place a jQuery based (because I want to avoid the hassle of multiple javascript libraries) slider on my site in various places. I'd like it to be able ...
4
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1answer
700 views

Avoid posting duplicate title posts

I really like how StackExchange sites handle posts, where after you finish typing the title, it will list out similar titles. Is there a plugin or a tutorial to make this happen for self hosted ...
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6answers
3k views

Suggestion and Voting Plugin for Wordpress [closed]

I'm looking for a plugin for wordpress 3 that will allow me to setup a suggestion page. I'll post a question or idea at the top, and then users can post thier suggestions in the comments. then other ...
4
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2answers
3k views

Limiting sessions to one IP at a time

On a site with premium user account subscriptions, I'd like to be able to limit logins to one computer at a time. The most straightforward way to accomplish this would be to limit by IP, but I haven't ...
4
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6answers
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Publishing presentations in WordPress?

I'm looking for a solution that would enable me to publish a presentation inside WordPress. I do not want to attach a PPT file or embed a Flash plugin for that, I'm looking for a HTML solution. I ...
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2answers
2k views

Is there a plugin to make attaching images easier?

I am using the "attach" feature in the media library to link a set of images to specific pages. Our custom theme displays these attached images in a particular way. We are setting up Wordpress as ...
4
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1answer
2k views

How to override normal Wordpress search in Buddypress? [closed]

hi i have wordpress and buddypress installed and i wanted to be able to search through forum posts, blog posts and other info all over the site. i found Search Engine (Wordpress Plugin) and installed ...
4
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4answers
460 views

How to transfer a WordPress blog to a different domain?

Let's say we are currently hosting our WordPress blog on certain domain and would like to move it to a new domain. How to do this with the least hassle and SEO hit? Are there any plugins that could ...
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3answers
242 views

Fully-featured forum plugin [closed]

I'm looking for a plugin recommendation. I'm currently using bbPress to add a forums area to our website. However, it has been deemed "disappointing" in terms of functionality. Are there any forum ...
4
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2answers
791 views

How to add Color Picker in Theme Options for the following?

I have a landscaping09 theme. This is what I want: A theme options page with the following options: ->Theme color background change (with colorpicker) or url of the image ->General Navbar color ...
4
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2answers
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Advice for implementing single sign-on?

Our organization is using Google Apps (standard edition) and we've just implemented a WP site. I'd love any input on anyone who's used implemented Google Apps (in the last month or so) as the service ...
4
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2answers
1k views

A good way to maintain a resume on Wordpress?

I'm looking for a way to maintain my personal resume on Wordpress. In the past, I've used an old OpenOffice template, but it doesn't work that well anymore and doesn't support hResume. I've been ...
4
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2answers
132 views

Set up collaborative site

I 'm setting up a site to allow multiple associations to use it. I ask your help to decide whether it's worth to consider switching to the current 'single site with many plugins' approach, whick feels ...
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2answers
2k views

Blubrry PowerPress vs. PodPress? [closed]

I'm setting up a simple WP install to host a friend's podcast, and looking into various podcasting plugins. I need something that makes it easy to upload a podcast, attach it to a post, and publish a ...
3
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2answers
158 views

Any high quality form plugins? [closed]

There are so many, and I've literally tried at least 10. None are quite right. I don't want one with all this "ajax" stuff. I just want something that validates the input server side, can handle ...
3
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3answers
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insert data in database table from plugin with WP3.1

I am quite new in WP Plugin World. I am trying to develop a plugin in WP 3.1 when I am trying to insert data into my table named "wp_enam" in the following way: $wpdb->insert($wpdb->enam, ...
3
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1answer
403 views

How Does Wordpress Uninclude/Deactivate A Plugin?

Wordpress uses the Observer Pattern for its plugin system and operates on the premise of checking if a plugin is activated, scanning the plugins directory and storing everything in an array in the ...
3
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2answers
586 views

Paid member plugin with some specific features [closed]

I was wondering if anyone knew of a paid membership plugin that streamlined the peyment/registration process into a single step. Ideally there would be a signup page. This page would have the typical ...
3
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5answers
1k views

Plugin for event management? [closed]

I have a client who wants to put on an event. She wants to manage it on her site. The requirements: Display information about the event Sell tickets and correlate with name and email address Payment ...
3
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1answer
407 views

How can I create a Quora or Stack Exchange facility without using a specialist theme?

I would like to implement a section of my site that can be used for Q&A, like Quora or the SE sites. So far, the only solution I can find is to use a specialist theme, which I don't want to do - I ...
3
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3answers
1k views

Is there a way to display all my posts on a single Google Map?

Id' like to geotag all my posts and display them on a single google map. is this possible? do you know a plugin that does this? thanks!