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Automattic launches talkpress.com

Automattic launches talkpress.com

I was just working on re-launching my forum in preparation of the new theme I am going to release sometime this week. And while in the bbPress admin section I noticed some spammers had…

Acquisition of wp.com

Acquisition of wp.com

Just announced by Matt himself, that they finally acquired wp.com from Yahoo. Head over to the WordPress.com blog, leave a comment for what you think they should do with the domain. As for now the…

WordCult Theme release 0.3

WordCult Theme release 0.3

I’ve had some time the last few days while my XPS computer has been having difficulties and the Dell replacement parts didn’t fix, what I know now to be a faulty LCD screen. So I’ve…

Add a shortcode

Add a shortcode

This is a simple one. /** * Your Blog title * */ function my_blog_title() { $blogname = get_bloginfo('name'); return '<span class="blog-title">' . $blogname . '</span>'; } add_shortcode('blog-title', 'my_blog_title'); Just add this to your functions.php file…

Adding a external file after the first post

Adding a external file after the first post

How might you display a Google ad after the first post or anything you like? It is very simple. You just need to add the variable $loopcounter in the Loop. If the $loopcounter is…

A simple way to query posts

A simple way to query posts

Here is a simple way to call query_posts with an array of options. For all options you my use visit: WordPress Codex. <?php $my_query = array('showposts' => 4, 'post__not_in' => $do_not_duplicate); ?> …

Adding a favicon to your site

Adding a favicon to your site

Looking to add a favicon to you site? Inside your WordPress theme’s functions file (functions.php) add the following to inside your PHP code. /** * FAVICON * @WPCult.com */ function my_favicon() { ?> <link rel="shortcut icon" href="<?php…

The launch of WordPress 2.8

The launch of WordPress 2.8

Wow, have you heard? WordPress has announced that the newest version, 2.8 which was thought to be held off till September has actually been a secret project. They have announced that WP 2.8 has…