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Questions tagged [plugins]

Plugins are tools to extend the functionality of WordPress. This tag should not be used to mark requests for plugin recommendations, which are off-topic per the FAQ.

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Error Message from W3 Total Cache when .htaccess Rules Cannot Be Modified? [closed]

I have just installed the Plugin " W3 Total Cache " .I have enabled permalinks too. Then it is showing a message Browser Cache feature is not operational. Your .htaccess rules could not be ...
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Sharing Ad Revenue among Users of a Multisite in a Collaborative Model?

Is anyone aware of some functionality to share the revenue among the users of a Multisite? A multisite lets other people create and mainatain their own blogs. The Multisite owner should able to ...
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W3 Total Cache plugin chronic message

I am currently using Amazons Cloud Front service with the super awesome and easy to use W3 Total Cache wordpress plugin. All appears to be working correctly but I do get a chronic error in the admin ...
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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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Seaweed Plugin not working

I have installed the Seaweed (Wordpress Plugin). I have successfully installed it and I can able to edit the content. But the save function is not functioning popularly. when I clicked on the "save ...
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What plugin should I use for booking events and receiving payments? [closed]

What plugin would you recommend for booking events and receiving payments. I have approx 70 classes per year in a swim club that people can sign up for.
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How do you add custom logo to entire themes

I would like to add a custom logo to my entire blog network's dashboard. I went trough a recipe on smashing magazine and got this code: //hook the administrative header output add_action('admin_head',...
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wordpress plugin noob situation

Hay I am creating my first wordpress plugin. Everything is going well so far. I have been able to add a new navigation tab to the dashboard which links to a function which basicalliy uses 'include' to ...
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How do I get the Twitter Tools widget to display my tweets?

I'm trying to archive my tweets in Wordpress and display recent ones in my sidebar. I've installed the Twitter Tools plugin, configured it, and added its widget to my sidebar. Twitter Tools is ...
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Why do posts disappear from admin after upgrading from WP 2.7.1 to 3.0.1?

After upgrading from WP 2.7.1 to 3.0.1, many of my posts are not showing in the admin section. I have almost 30 posts, but they're not showing on the post admin page. I created a mirror so I have a ...
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Why are my WordPress store items showing up in duplicates?

I recently became an admin of a WordPress site, for the purpose of setting up a store. I have little WordPress knowledge, so I will try to be as specific as I can. I am using the WP e-commerce plug in,...
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WordPress Plugin for One-Time Event Registration? [closed]

I am building a website for a charity event and i would like for people to register for this event. The form should contain name, email and other custom questions. Also I would like a page where to ...
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Related posts widget or plugin needed

I'm looking for something like they are using here: http://www.jennyreviews.com/as-seen-on-tv/triple-joint-formula/ Look under "Related Product Reviews" I checked the source but could not find the ...
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Creating Custom Roles for use on a WordPress Multi-site Instance?

We have a large site that consists of a number of smaller websites. We are looking at replacing our current CMS with WordPress. The only problem is that we need to create a custom role (kind of in ...
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Change Permalinks Structure to a Sequential Number for Each Post?

I've just created a draft on my blog, and it's post ID is 1. After creating another draft, the post id for this last post is 3! I was hoping to see them in sequential order, so in the future I'll have ...
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Need a WordPress Plugin for Google Analytics, Favicon, Meta Keywords & Description?

I am using WordPress for my site and need to add Google Analytics, a favicon, meta keywords, meta descriptions. I searched for plugin that would do this and found different plugins for each. Can ...
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Offering Ads Dependent on Visitor Type?

I wish to be able to give different ads to visitors of different "types". For example: People from country X will get one ad, while people from country Y will get no ads. First time visitors will ...
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When I try to de-activate any plugin it gives error “Warning: call_user_func_array() [function.call-user-func-array]”

When I try to de-activate any plugin it gives error. How to solve this? Plugin is getting de-activated but on clicking button "Deactivate" I get this error. Warning: call_user_func_array() [...
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Removing the “Your backup folder MIGHT be visible to the public” Message Generated by the WP-DBManager Plugin

I upgraded a client's WordPress from 2.8 to 3.0.1 and after upgrading I am now receiving this message in the dashboard: Your backup folder MIGHT be visible to the public To correct this ...
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Theme deactived html and css styling on home page posts

I'm a designer trying to learn php, so I can't fully understand where the problem is coming from. That being said, I have a theme that has deactivated the use of css styling on the main page where ...
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Downloads manager plugin [closed]

We're looking for a plugin which lets a user upload files in the admin UI, categorise them and then output a nice categorised list on a page with a sidebar widget to show new downloads. We've spent a ...
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Plugins for logo in wp themes? [closed]

Is there a plugin where you can upload image "logo" for use in the site's theme rather than the admin area?
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Does any one have Idea to get these functionalities with the plugin wp-multi-network

I am using the plugin wp-multi-network(http://wordpress.org/extend/plugins/wp-multi-network/) to maintain child networks under multi site.Using this I can create child networks.But I can’t set sign up ...
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Adding onload to body

I'm currently trying to develop a plugin that will embed a Google Earth Tour into a WP post / page via a shortcode. The issue I am running into is that for the tour to load, I have to add an onload="...
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How can I make a Live Demo of my Premium Plugin? Are there security risks?

I'm glad to have the opportunity to ask my first question here. The scenario is this: My team and I released a Premium Plugin last week. We have since received a number of requests for a Live Demo. ...
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Creating an online questionnaire form - by Importing the questions from a spreadsheet?

I've got a spreadsheet where each row of the first column is a question, and the next 4 columns are the optional 4 answers to that question. I want to turn these questions into an online form (like ...
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Automatically Import Image into Posts from URLs on the Web?

Is there a way for me to add an <img> tag in a Post, but then have a plugin download that image, and put it on the server for me instead of me needing to manually download the file from online ...
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Where can I propose a new plugin?

I have an idea for a new plugin. Where can I propose the idea for the plugin so that someone might pick it up? p.s: I won't be willing to pay for it (it is not that important to me), but I still ...
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Restricting a Plugin to Only Load its CSS and JS on Selected Pages?

I'd like to cause a plugin to restrict its loading of CSS stylesheets and JavaScript JS files to only those pages for which they are needed. An example for my question is the plugin Contact Form 7 ...
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Plugin for Sending Email to Readers about New Posts? (besides “Subscribe2 ”)

I wish to have a "subscribe to new posts" widget for my blog. I know I can use feedburner system, but I want a plugin based solution. The best I could find was Subscribe2, the downside of it is that ...
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What Features would you Most Like to See Added to WordPress? [closed]

I'm creating a community wiki to ask the following question: What features would you most like to see added to WordPress? This Question Implies a Few Things: It should surface the features ...
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Is there a plugin-log plugin? [closed]

Is there a plugin that logs my usage of plugins on the blog? (when I downloaded a new plugin. When I activated/deactivated it and so on) ?
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Getting a List of Categories for Use in a Plugin?

I need to access a list of all categories for a plugin I'm working on, I know that there is the wp_list_categories template tag for use in themes. What would be the best way of accessing these ...
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Allowing Two Developers Access to a Plugin on the WordPress.org Plugin Repository?

The question is "How to Allow Two Developers Access to a Plugin on the WordPress.org Plugin Repository?" This question was asked on the wp-hackers list and @EAMann answered it nicely and it's a great ...
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Adding a Taxonomy Filter to Admin List for a Custom Post Type?

I have created a Custom Post Type called 'listing' and added a Custom Taxonomy called 'businesses'. I would like to add a dropdown list of Businesses to the admin list for the Listings. Here is what ...
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How to prevent plugin, theme installation failures on Wordpress?

I didn't know this site exists. So, I asked it on WebApps I didn't get a solution still. :-( I am unable to install any theme/plugin to my WordPress 3.0 Downloading install package from http://...
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Is it heavyweight plugins or lots of plugins that make a site slow?

I've often heard that having a lot of plugins will slow down a WordPress site. This makes sense of course, as the more code that executes, the longer it will take. I'm wondering whether the slowness ...
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Automagic Link Shortening for Non-Hosted WP

Blogs hosted on wordpress.com get automatic link shortening via http://wp.me/, but for those who prefer to seek out our own hosting solution is there a plugin that will, upon publishing a new post/...
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How can I use RDFa with WordPress?

Drupal 7 has support for the semantic web (RDF/RDFa). Is there a plugin or similar plans for WordPress?
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Experiences with adding Nonces to the comment form

I was wondering about the impact nonces would have on the default comment form a theme has. Because Nonces are a built-in feature of WordPress I thought about giving it a try. Does somebody has ...
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How to eliminate weird 404 errors in wp-admin?

I run a WordPress site with about 70 active plugins. Every so often, I'll get a random error page ("Not Found", though I haven't checked the headers to see if it's a 404) on a /wp-admin/ page that ...
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How to maintain W3C standards compliance of a theme

When I wrote a theme, I made sure it was compliant with XHTML 1.1 and CSS 2.1. Then I added plugins and the theme is no longer compliant with XHTMl 1.1. Then I used Google API font in my CSS and it is ...
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OpenID for WordPress 3.x? [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: How to implement a customizable free OpenID authentication? Is there any WordPress plugin that provides OpenID authentication for comments that works in WordPress 3.0? The ...
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Delete WordPress plugin Repository

I wanted to create a WP plugin. So I requested and my request was approved by WordPress.org But I don't want to develop that plugin anymore. How can I delete the repository forever or request its ...
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Modifying the comments section through a plugin regardless of theme

I need to be able to add some data (text/images) to each comment in the comments section through a plugin. What I'm trying to do is actually very similar to the way the stack exchange sites have their ...
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Does plugin uninstall always put WordPress back into original state?

What is a plugin lifetime within a deployed instance of WordPress? Namely: do plugins modify existing files or do they only use defined extension points within WordPress? are plugins allowed to ...
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Implementing a CrunchBase.com Clone using WordPress?

I wish to create something like CrunchBase.com with WordPress.org (So to have one website that is a "database", and another one, which is a blog, that connects to it). Is it possible? and how? ...
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GPL and plugins

The Plugin developer center says "Your plugin must be GPLv2 Compatible.". But I found that the Topsy plugin is under GPLv3. http://www.gnu.org/licenses/rms-why-gplv3.html states that GPLv2 and GPLv3 ...
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Flickr plugin that will display photos from multiple group pools? [closed]

Does anyone know of a WordPress plugin that will pull in photos from multiple flickr group pools, and display random thumbnails in the sidebar? There are a ton of flickr plugins, and I just can't ...
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Hooking in to plugins

I'm working on a plugin that would ideally be able to do things when a user does something through a different plugin. I can add custom hooks in those plugins but obviously this wouldn't work well ...