WordPress tips and tricks
WordPress has fast eclipsed the likes of Blogger as the most popular blogging platform. It’s relatively easy to use, yet very configurable, which has led to it being used not only for blog based sites but also as a simple content management system.
In fact many sites that appear to be CMS based actually use WordPress as their backbones. There are lots of handy ways to customise it, and a wealth of useful plug-ins that extend its capabilities.
We’ve selected some of the most useful tweaks and extensions to help make the most of your WordPress site.
1. Custom [...]
WordPress 3.0 multisites lets you easily publish multiple sites, on multiple domains, within one installation. This is a time-saving option for those of us who need to manage multiple separate domains running WordPress, but it does take a little knowledge and file access to set up, and at the moment isn’t for anyone who doesn’t consider themselves technically proficient.
Editor’s Note: Please note that for many users the excellent WordPress MU Domain Mapping Plugin is going to be a better solution. Our solution is really for expert users only.
You will need to be able to modify your vhosts [...]
Apple has released iTunes 10.4 with enhancements that make it compatible with Mac OS X Lion v10.7 major release.
“iTunes 10.4 is now designed for OS X Lion. You can now use iTunes with OS X Lion’s new Full-Screen App capability, which allows you to use iTunes and other without distractions. Navigate between your full-screen apps with a simple gesture.
iTunes is now a 64-bit Cocoa application on OS X Lion and includes a number of important stability and performance improvements. Some iTunes plug-ins may no longer be compatible with this version of iTunes. Please contact the plug-in developer [...]
Digital Poke has released the updated version 3.0.1 of their 360 Web Browser Lite for iPhone, iPod Touch and iPad which is available free for download with incredible features like non-monotonous interface, Firefox Sync, Download Manager, Media Player & Dropbox.
360 Web Browser Lite Features:
Multi Touch Gestures
Plug-ins and be social with on Twitter, Facebook, Digg, Wave & more in a single Tap
History and bookmarks
Search Suggest and many more
You can download 360 Web Browser Lite for iPhone and iPad through iTunes link.
Six months before Opera has released Opera 11 web browser and now another major release Opera 11.5 is out there which is updated with a new streamlined featherweight UI, that sheds the buttons and increase the display space.
Opera 11.5 New Features
Supports a new type of extension that lets you show live, real-time content right in your Speed Dial
Keep your passwords in sync
Easy installation of missing plug-ins
Faster and with better web standards support
You can check Changelog to know more details about Opera 11.5 refinements.
Download Opera 11.5
Mozilla has released Firefox 4 Release Candidate (RC) for Windows, Mac and Linux. The Firefox RC1 addressed stability, compatibility and performance issues.
Firefox 4 RC includes new add-on manager, private browsing, boosted SVG support, crash protection for plug-ins, location awareness and browser settings synchronization across multiple devices.
Grab out Firefox 4 RC 1, experience it and write your feedback for the web browser to help the company to make improvements for further releases.
Download Firefox 4 RC
Apple has rolled out iTunes 9.2.1 update as iTunes 9.2 was released to sync with the iPhone 4 few days before the launch of device.
The iTunes 9.2.1 includes many important fixes, new features and improvements. The change list of iTunes 9.2.1 is quite lengthy so here are some of iTunes 9.2.1 features as:
Disables older versions of some incompatible third-party plug-ins
Addresses minor issues with dragging and dropping items
Addresses a performance issue when first syncing to some devices with
and many more
You may grab iTunes 9.2.1 through software upgrade or via following direct link [...]
WordPress 3.0 Thelonious is rolled out and available for download. This latest version of WordPress 3.0 includes many enhancements and new features and one of those is its beautiful new default theme called Twenty Ten.
Totally, WordPress 3.0 includes 1,217 bug fixes and enhancements and some of its new features are:
Merge of MU and WordPress
Upgrade 15 plug-ins at once with a single click
and many more
To download WordPress 3.0 click on integrated link and to know more details about latest WordPress watch out the following WordPress 3.0 video tour.
Mozilla has rolled out Firefox 3.6.4 beta 4 for all users who are working with any previous beta release of Firefox 3.6.4. The users who have installed any other version of Firefox web browser may also grab this latest release of Firefox to experience its enhancements and improvements.
The main feature of Firefox 3.6.4 is out-of-process plug-ins module which will make the web browser stable and prevent from crash because of any plug-in and runs Adobe Flash, Apple Quicktime and Microsoft Silverlight plug-ins in their own process.
Firefox 3.6.4 beta 4 is available for Windows, Mac and Linux.
Mozilla has released Firefox 3.6.4 beta version which is the part of project Lorentz. This new beta release includes many major improvements as the most important added feature is the uninterrupted browsing experience.
The uninterrupted browsing feature makes Firefox more stable and protect it against crashing because of the crash problems of Flash, Silverlight or other plug-ins as it is the case with predecessor versions of Firefox web browser.
So, if you are interested to test project Lorentz Firefox 3.6.4 beta then download it from the following link and experience its features.