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Make wordpress generate a custom XML file(not a sitemap) that is updated only when new content is posted?

I'm not looking for a sitemap, I'm looking to create an xml file that I can have a flash menu access, but I don't want to generate the XML file each time someone visits a page, I want to have a static ...
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Twitter-like follow system, is there any plugin?

I'm running a multi-author wp site and I'm looking for a plugin that adds a "Follow me" button near the author name so the user can follow his favourite author. I need also to display the other users ...
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WP-DownloadManager - Query most download per week/month etc

I'm using this plugin (http://wordpress.org/extend/plugins/wp-downloadmanager/) as my download manager. While it's very simplistic and does great for what i need, the statistics to output on the site ...
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Why aren't my Follow Me links working?

I've been working o my website and I just noticed that most of the links from my Follow Me plugin are broken. The feed link works fine, but everything else leads to a 404. I can see what's wrong ...
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Links to plugin files not resolving

Has anyone seen an issue where links to plugin files can't be resolved and results in 404 errors? For example, I have a plugin that drops a page template into the active theme directory, and this ...
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Why doesn't PhotoSmash plugin play well with wp_query?

I am using the PhotoSmash plugin to let users upload their own images and vote on them, and it works great. On one of my pages I use the following code to list the posts that have a certain category: ...
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Changing widget options via the functions.php when there are no hooks

The problem: to change a widget's options with a custom function in functions.php, when there are no useful hooks, and where there are multiple occurrences of the same widget (multiwidget). This ...
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Custom post types - remove default post supports through empty array?

I recently asked a question the other day and got what I was looking for. Today I put that knowledge to practice, but I can't seem to figure how to remove the title and editor fields from the "edit" ...
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Google Analytics event tracking code being stripped out of links in Author box - WordPress site

I am using Yoast's Google Analytics plugin on my WordPress site. I have enabled Event Tracking for outbound links and have successfully manually added event tracking for some other internal links. It ...
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What is the most efficient way of adding additional functionaliy for admin only

I'm trying to figure out the best approach to add additional functionality that will only be utilized by admins via /wp-admin. What's the best way to implement so that resources aren't being wasted. ...
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Append varible to url or set session

I just wrote a little plugin that detects if the user is on a mobile browser and if so detects them away from the WordPress site to a mobile (simple) version of part of the site. As I got to ...
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__autoload in a plugin throws an error in WP - not able to locate translation_entry.class.php

Ok, I'm going to try to explain this as simple as possible. I'm trying to modify a plugin called smart-lencioni-image-resizer v2.0. to be used in WP-Multisite. I'm trying to display an image through ...
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Redesigning Custom Post Type “Add New” page

I've been browsing all over google for a solution to this. I'm writing a custom post types plugin for work to log-in visitors that we get. I initially wrote a mock-up without custom post types, then I ...
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How to get multiple Action Hooks in an Array

Hi I am writing a small plug-in which I get some content from outside of WordPress and I want a small script to trigger whenever a new post, page or comment is added. Also if any Widgets, themes and ...
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Transfer from register plus to register plus redux plugin

register plus no longer works with WP 3.0 and has been replaced by register plus redux. I haven't found anything about upgrading to that plugin and keeping all the data, does anybody have any ...
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Combine multiple plugins into one?

I've collected a few plugins that each have specific functionality I need for what would otherwise be a single large plugin. Is it possible to bundle these into a single installable zip?
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How to add meta boxes to the 'Add new post' screen?

I want the user to fill in a form (when they create a new blog post). The results of the form should be embedded within the new blog post. So I am trying to think of the best way of coding this. Meta ...
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How to Add WYSIWYG Editor (tinyMCE) to plugin options page compatible with Wordpress 3.0 and up?

I'm trying to add tinyMCE instead of textarea for one of my options in my plugin with no luck so far. I tried this : http://www.dbuggr.com/smallwei/add-wysiwyg-editor-tinymce-wordpress-plugin/ and ...
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Infinite loop problem with the WordPress MU Domain Mapping plug-in

When I'm logged out, everything works fine. When I'm logged in, I'm unable to visit the front-end of my site. My main page is actually located in a sub-folder of my multisite installation: http://...
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Is there a specific term for Plugins that are specified in a Wordpress Post using Comments?

What are plugins that are added to a post or page using comments...for instance I am aware of the <!--nextpage--> tag, (it's part of Wordpress not a plugin...) but I'm assuming that there may ...
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Wordpress Plugin for Maps of specific Tweets? [closed]

Is there a Wordpress Plugin that you can give it a list of old tweets (specified by url or tweet number (for example: http://twitter.com/#!/leeand00/status/20215977534820353) and put them on a map, ...
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Open external links in a new window

Is it possible to make some sort of change or add a plugin that allows me to make every 'external' link open in a new window? Just an example: if my blog was called http//timmy.com/ and I wanted to ...
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Get a button for <hr> in the Editor

Somehow the WordPress editor doesn't have a button to insert a horizontal line (<hr /> in html). Is there a plugin that adds this button? Or an easy way to add such a button myself?
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MySql database help for a plugin

I am using a WordPress plugin called MyReview but I want some changes to it. That plugin has feature to review posts, where users will come and give star ratings to the post according to categories, ...
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CAPTCHA plugin where I can use my own images and ask my own questions? [closed]

Just wondering if any of you have run across this kind of plugin. Basically I'd like to be able to (a) specify my own image; (b) specify my own challenge question; (c) specify my own answer. As in: ...
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How to delete the Hello Dolly plugin automatically?

I'm planing to create a plugin called Goodbye Dolly. Once installed, it will take care for the installation to remove the auto-installing Hello Dolly (Wordpress Plugin) shipping with wordpress. This ...
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Are there action hooks for comments?

This is for a personal-use plugin I'm trying to make. I want to submit a comment from site A to my blog (sort of like sending trackbacks/pingbacks but a full comment). For instance, on site A I have ...
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__callStatic method handler passed to add_action causes bug in PHP <5.3

I have a class that handles AJAX requests for my plugin. The class has a __callStatic wrapper for all actions, which subsequently calls non-static methods for each action, like so: class ...
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How is this sliding/scrolling navigation made?

Does anyone know how the navigation on this site was made? http://www.thinkingforaliving.org
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Help with WP Business Directory Manager Plugin?

I'm using the WP Business Directory Manager plugin and I'm having some problems. The developer hasn't been supporting the plugin lately, so here I am. I need to change the field order. Currently the ...
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Wordpress ping spam issue with Ping services?

My client wants me to install a plugin from here: http://www.maxblogpress.com/plugins/mpo/ that optimizes how WP pings. If you read the article, the version he mentioned were 2.1 and 2.3, if I am not ...
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Exclude plugins on Main site on Multisite installation?

I am using wordpress Multisite installation . 1)I want to run my website faster .Especially the main site.There are near about 50 plugins .I want to exclude many of these plugins on Main site and ...
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Plugin for gallery with thumbnails?

Does anyone know of a galley plug-in which would have this kind of functionality? ------------------------------------------- | | | ...
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Summary and Comments on Main landing Page

I am having a wordpress blog at http://thelazy.info/ . By default, only one post is displayed on the page. I want to increase the default content on the main page to 5-10 posts with a small ting of ...
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“W3 Total Cache” with “What Would Seth Godin Do” (and widgets?!)? [closed]

I would like to use "What Would Seth Godin Do" with "W3 total cache" - can that be done? Also, is there a way to use this inside widgets? (I was thinking of maybe using some sort of php widget for it ...
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Adding custom Javascript to the head tag in Admin

I am writing a plugin for the back end but I need to add javascript that is created in a for loop to the head of the page. How do i do this? Steve
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Difference between a theme and a plugin?

I'm curious as to what the specific differences are between a theme and a plugin. I get the gist of it...themes have to do with look and feel (html / css) and plugins have to do with adding ...
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rss feed code help

this rss feed question was resolved but now when i tried this code <a href="<?php echo get_post_comments_feed_link($feed); ?>">RSS feed of this post</a> on my archives page,then i am ...
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Extend the Admin Post/Edit page

I want to create a plugin that will place a few elements on the post edit page. How do I do this? Is there an action that is run after before the post_edit page is loaded?
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Library plugin for WordPress [closed]

I want to migrate a group's site from Joomla to WordPress. The group has a library for members and lends books for certain periods of time, etc. (Regular library functionality). Although the site ...
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How to grab facebook page feed?

Hey all, i'm using the plugin wp-Lifestream in its 0.99.9.6 version (the 0.99.9.8-BETAdoesnt work for me) and i was wondering if it was possible to associate a fb page feed rather than a profile feed. ...
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Suggestions for Dressing up blog for the holidays

I was wondering what you guys are doing to dress up your blogs ? any plugins that add some cool effects like snow flakes, maybe greeting popup, footer, music, header rotation, list of new years ...
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StackExchange-like flag system for WordPress

Is there a plug-in that can incorporate a StackExchange-like flag system on a WordPress blog? Then registered users can flag an article/post so that the admin or moderator can review the post later ...
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Custom Slider Per Page created

I am developing a site that will need to have a slider with 4-8 images, but only on certain page-types. These pages must be editable and the sliders must be able to be updated whenever I'd like. I ...
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audio streaming plugin but with no save option?

I need to publish a audio file that I want to make available to listen and not to download any idea how to do it? Is there any free WP plugin for that? Something where user cannot save the audo ...
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How to rotate the header image per day?

I'd like to have my header banner change every day, chosen (e.g. randomly) from a list/folder of images. So far I only found plugins that select a random banner per post or per page view, neither is ...
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Twenty Ten Theme: Replace the Logo by a picture without moving the code

I would like to replace the twenty ten's theme logo (text) by a picture, Is there any plugin allowing me to do that. I know how to do it, but every time wordpress gets updated (often) the code comes ...
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Upgraded to latest version - 3.0.3 and Now I get a “sufficient permissions to access this page” error

The issue appeared immediately after upgrade. The only part of the application impacted is the sub-menu items under settings where it relates to a plug-in. The core application settings work, just ...
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Tag link suggestion plugin

Every time I write a post I make sure I add links to words that I have tags for. For example: "The economy of Brazil has improved in the last few years". This ensures that when people re-post my ...
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How to get the main blog's id and db prefix from a mu plugin?

How can one get the blog ID as well as the database prefix of the main blog in a wordpress multisite installation? Is the main blog's ID always 1? Also how can the main blog's table prefix be acquired ...