Securing WordPress

I panicked quite a bit when I discovered someone had been repeatedly hitting  xmlrpc.php on my install of WordPress. I didn’t realize it was happening until my host alerted me that I was potentially going to exceed resources for the month. I wasn’t sure what the cause of the overage was initially, so I had to […]

Post Thumbnails in RSS feeds

the_post_thumbnail is one of my favorite additions to WordPress 2.9, but I recently ran into a problem… the images I had set as my post thumbnails weren’t being included in my RSS feed. Assuming you’ve already added support for thumbnails to your theme, you should be able to add this snippet to your theme’s functions.php […]

WordPress 2.7 Comments – Style Starter #1

WordPress 2.7 Comment Style Starters: WordPress 2.7 Comment Style Starter #1 WordPress 2.7 Comment Style Starter #2 Stylizing Threaded/Nested Comments in WordPress 2.7 In case you missed the first post related to WordPress 2.7 comments, please check it out. As promised here’s some starter CSS for stylizing comments in your WordPress 2.7-compatible theme. I hope […]

Stylizing Threaded/Nested Comments in WordPress 2.7

WordPress 2.7 Comment Style Starters: WordPress 2.7 Comment Style Starter #1 WordPress 2.7 Comment Style Starter #2 One of the features I love in WordPress 2.7 is the ability to have threaded (nested) comments up to 10 levels deep. While viewing comments on this – or any WordPress 2.7-powered – site, you’ll notice a Reply […]

Theme Updates

The WordPress community gives much of itself to users who don’t always give back. I created Effercio Blue and Nanideska last year, but as of today both they are being released under GPL. If you downloaded them prior to today, the old Creative Commons license still applies. Effercio Blue – A two-column theme for WordPress. Support WordPress tags, dynamic sidebar […]