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What plugins are in use on wordpress.com [closed]

is there a list of plugins that are in use on WordPress.com somewhere? It would be very interesting to see how they have implemented specific widgets and functionality.
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Self Develop or Plugin as first option?

One of the things that attracted me to the WordPress platform was the plugin API and large selection, but more recently I have been self developing before looking for plugins, only using plugins for ...
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How to limit image size for the entire website ? But without editing the post (css/plugin?!)

I have a post here: http://www.food101.co.il/?p=5993 Where the image is overlapping the sidebar. I wish to shrink the image, but I want something that will do this without me editing the post (why? ...
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What Plugin Do You Use to Turn WordPress based site to A Blog Aggregator

I mean that if I want to publish news feeds ,blog updates like bloglines and techmeme . I and my users should have possibility to add RSS entries and the feeds should be published . For now I am ...
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Problem installing plugin: unexpected T_STRING, expecting T_FUNCTION

i am trying to install plugin tumblrize and got the error Parse error: syntax error, unexpected T_STRING, expecting T_FUNCTION in D:\Projects\Websites\jiewmeng\wp-content\plugins\tumblrize\...
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Custom height/width for thickbox in WP Backend

I use thickbox in the WP backend for preview or other content. On own pages in the backend works my script very fine and a can use custom width and height for the thickbox. below my code: ...
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why shouldn't i save metadata when its a revision

reading a book about wordpress ... sorry if i ask the too many questions at 1 go but i am new and confused why does the author always not save data in the metadata box when its a revision. just in ...
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Plugin uninstall: why run dbDelta after $wpdb->query($drop_sql)

i am reading professional wordpress. their code for uninstalling a plugin is //build our query to delete our custom table $sql = "DROP TABLE " . $table_name . ";"; //execute the query deleting the ...
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Method/Plugin/Hack to Start a Post with an Writing Outline?

I'm looking for a method/plugin/hack to auto-insert an outline when I start a new post in Wordpress. I've searched online for ideas as well as the WP Plugin repo with no luck. Essentially, many of ...
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Is there a hook attached to general settings save?

I want to add a field to the general settings page, but I can not save the field because I can't find a hook for the pages save. Any ideas?
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Best collection of code for your 'functions.php' file [closed]

As with many others who are now viewing this post, I have been reading various blogs, forums, and discussion groups to learn and improve my WordPress skills. Over the past 12 months I have been on a ...
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Stopping WordPress' WYSIWYG Editor from Converting “didn't” into “didn'''''''''t”?

didn't becomes didn''''''''''''''''''t in Wordpress WYSIWYG editor. I searched a lot in google then found this solution http://www.lancebledsoe.com/how-to-turn-off-wordpress-smart-quotes/ I ...
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Can you limit the memory usage of a particular plugin?

I know that it is possible to restrict (or extend) the memory usage of the entire WP site using: define('WP_MEMORY_LIMIT', '64M') Is it possible to do the same for only one plugin that the website ...
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Recommendations for books/resource to get started with wordpress 3 development (plugins/themes) [closed]

i am looking for learning resources to get started with wordpress 3 (i'd like to learn the latest) plugin/theme development. i also looked at Recommendations for an In-Depth WordPress Book? i am ...
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Disable Specific Widgets on Selected Pages of a WordPress Website?

I would like to give a CMS look to some of my pages. I want to customize them by removing the default widgets and adding other widgets as my wish (I will use plugins like My Custom Widget to add ...
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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 ...