It’s time for WordCamp Houston 2010… You’re probably gonna miss it!

It's time for WordCamp Houston 2010... You're probably gonna miss it!

Houston’s first WordCamp is a one day camp dedicated to serving beginner to advanced, businesses to bloggers, and everyone in between. But you are probably going to miss it!

18 Great WordPress Plugins for RSS Feed Management & Tweaks

18 Great WordPress Plugins for RSS Feed Management & Tweaks

Real Simple Syndication (RSS) enables site owners to automatically syndicate their content to readers in an easily digestible format. There are a number of WordPress plugins to help you manage your blog’s RSS feed, track subscribers, and much more.

Burst.net closes 70,000 WordPress blogs linked to terrorist activities… What a shame!

Burst.net closes 70,000 WordPress blogs linked to terrorist activities... What a shame!

Burst.net has revealed that the 70,000 blogs run on Blogetery.com had to be removed after one contained references to terrorist activities. This caused the FBI to prick up their ears and take an interest in a tiny minority of Blogetery.com’s content.

WordCamp UK 2010: Wonderflux private beta releases today

WordCamp UK 2010: Wonderflux private beta releases today

This evening (21st July) all the WordCamp UK 2010 delegates will be receiving private beta access to Wonderflux framework. For the designers Wonderflux is a revolutionary layout engine delivering new ways for designers to customize whole websites quickly and easily.

WP Must Read: Beginning WordPress 3 by Stephanie Leary

WP Must Read: Beginning WordPress 3 by Stephanie Leary

Beginning WordPress 3 is a complete guide for the beginning developer who wants to start using WordPress. You’ll learn how to publish and manage online content, add media, create widgets and plugins, and much more. It is the first dedicated WordPress 3 book in the market.

WordCamp UK 2010: ‘Great Plugins (WOW Plugins?)’ by Michael Kimb Jones

WordCamp UK 2010: 'Great Plugins (WOW Plugins?)' by Michael Kimb Jones

On Day 2 at WordCamp UK 2010, Michael Kimb Jones (@mkjones) presented a list of WordPress Plugins those are really useful and excellent plugins people may have missed or are just unaware of.

How to add a 3D tag cloud in WordPress blog?

How to add a 3D tag cloud in WordPress blog?

Some bloggers fancy adding 3D tag cloud in their WordPress blog sidebars or footer column area. It allows you to display your site’s tags, categories or both using a Flash movie that rotates them in 3D. It works just like a regular tags cloud, but is more visually exciting.

How to protect your WordPress blog from script injections?

How to protect your WordPress blog from script injections?

Protecting dynamic websites is especially important. Most developers always protect their GET and POST requests, but sometimes this is not enough. We should also protect our blog against script injections and any attempt to modify the PHP GLOBALS and _REQUEST variables.

How to ban undesired users and bots using .htaccess file in WordPress?

How to ban unwanted users and bots using .htaccess file in WordPress?

Someone who pesters you today will probably pester you again tomorrow. Have you noticed how many spam bots return to your blog 10 times a day to post their annoying comments? The solution to this problem is quite simple: forbid them access to your blog.

How to prevent unnecessary information from being displayed in WordPress?

How to prevent unnecessary information from being displayed in WordPress?

When you fail to log into a WordPress blog, the CMS displays some info telling you what went wrong. This is good if you’ve forgotten your password, but it might also be good for people who want to hack your blog. So, why not prevent WordPress from displaying error messages on failed log-ins?