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Simple but scalable CMS platforms?

What should I be looking at in addition to Wordpress? [more inside]
posted by Eddie Mars on Mar 14, 2014 - 14 answers

desperate for competent Web Hosting Provider

Asking for a friend ... I need recommendations for a web hosting provider who handles listservs as well as website hosting. I’m the administrator for a professional association which has a WordPress website and a group email list. [more inside]
posted by intermod on Oct 21, 2013 - 5 answers

Making custom templates for dummies?

I'd like to start editing wordpress themes and I'm finding that while there's loads of individual tutorials, getting a handle on everything I need to learn is proving more of a challenge. Where do I start? [more inside]
posted by Phalene on Jun 17, 2013 - 12 answers

Tool for building a reference guide website or document generator?

Is there a word for these types of web-based tools, and a widely-used way to make them? One: a way make a web-based reference guide / glossary / help centre. Two: a tool that will generate a custom 20-page PDF based on complex user inputs, complete with table of contents. Are there open-source, well-supported solutions for building these things? Maybe a way to combine some plugins for Drupal or Wordpress? I really have no idea how to tackle this. [more inside]
posted by 100kb on Mar 25, 2013 - 8 answers

Wanted: WordPress website tutorial

What are the best online resources to guide me in developing a website using WordPress? [more inside]
posted by braemar on Feb 21, 2013 - 8 answers

Move my new Wordpress site from subdirectory to root?

Blog/website tech support needed! How can I move my newly designed Wordpress site from a subdirectory to the root, while somehow archiving the old indexhibit site which currently dwells on the root? I only have a couple of days in which to do this! [more inside]
posted by betsbillabong on Oct 18, 2012 - 11 answers

Personal website

Thanks to a lead from a question I posted on this mefi thread, I finally found the contraption I was looking for to help disabled people go hiking. [more inside]
posted by dthm42 on Apr 2, 2012 - 5 answers

Wordpress getting hacked, need more security

I love wordpress but I am finding that it seems to be very unsecure when it comes to viruses and hacking. What do other Wordpress users do to keep their sites secure and safe? [more inside]
posted by hellodonna on Mar 2, 2012 - 14 answers

How do I go from MAMP to champ?

How do I transfer my locally-created Wordpress site (using MAMP) to my live Dreamhost site? [more inside]
posted by This_Will_Be_Good on Feb 12, 2012 - 13 answers

To pop up, or not to pop up?

I'm building a blog-like site that will have lots of old stories about a particular rural area. I'll be adding lots of supplemental information about some of the places, people and things the author talks about, and I'm trying to decide how to display it. [more inside]
posted by nosila on Nov 21, 2011 - 2 answers

A series of tubes for my arts.

How do I keep all my artwork organized on my web site? [more inside]
posted by overeducated_alligator on Sep 30, 2011 - 5 answers

Fast web host for Wordpress and phpBB?

What is the fastest web host for Wordpress and a phpBB forum? [more inside]
posted by mamessner on Jul 7, 2011 - 18 answers

Hosting two websites locally

Hosting more than one website locally - explain to me like I'm stupid. [more inside]
posted by tavegyl on Jun 6, 2011 - 9 answers

Including a Business Directory in a Wordpress Site... any ideas

I am trying to find an easy way to incorporate a business directory into a Wordpress site. [more inside]
posted by hellodonna on Mar 8, 2011 - 11 answers

Wordpress.org or Blogger? Help me decide which would be best in this case, please.

During this holiday break I'm going to be purchasing a domain name and migrating a University department's WordPress.com blog over to either WordPress.org or Blogger. I need help deciding which (Wordpress.org or Blogger) will be the best way to go based on the blog's needs and the capabilities of its authors. [more inside]
posted by iamkimiam on Dec 22, 2010 - 9 answers

How do I keep Wordpress users in their own sandbox?

Wordpress filter: Is there a fairly simple way that I'm missing to restrict WP users from editing only the pages they're authorized to edit? [more inside]
posted by liquado on Sep 15, 2010 - 2 answers

Need some basic WordPress info, but ""WordPress" and "basic" don't seem to go together.

Need some basic WordPress info, but ""WordPress" and "basic" don't seem to go together. I am a designer who is decidedly not a programmer, and I'm wondering if WordPress is learnable for me. [more inside]
posted by FlyByDay on Apr 16, 2010 - 12 answers

Wordpress filter: Only my homepage has the wrong domain showing in the address bar

How can I make my Wordpress blog's homepage show the correct domain in the browser address bar? [more inside]
posted by graytona on Mar 7, 2010 - 20 answers

Two blogs, one domain - how to guide visitors?

I have two radically different blogs on the same domain. How can I design my root page to let visitors decide which one to go to? [more inside]
posted by lord_yo on Feb 17, 2010 - 12 answers

What are the best WordPress themes (or plugins) for a multimedia portfolio?

What are the best WordPress themes (or plugins) for a multimedia portfolio? [more inside]
posted by serial_consign on Feb 10, 2010 - 5 answers

Cool, easy tattoo parlor website template?

What should I use to set up a simple, cool-looking small business site for a non-techy friend? [more inside]
posted by Gucky on Dec 19, 2009 - 6 answers

Web template for cleaning business?

Where can I find simple, yet professional and elegant web template/ Wordpress theme for cleaning business? [more inside]
posted by zeikka on Nov 8, 2009 - 4 answers

Best place to find web designer to do a very simple one page design that I can maintain?

Best place to find web designer to do design/layout/code for a Wordpress static page that I can maintain? [more inside]
posted by jcmilton on Sep 24, 2009 - 4 answers

How cool can Wordpress get?

What is the coolest thing you have seen/done using Wordpress. Special relevance to a corporate website. Can I get it to do cool stuff for me like IP filtering and more? [more inside]
posted by london302 on Aug 18, 2009 - 6 answers

Is there a Wordpress widget that will automatically sort the links in my sidebar by date?

Is there a Wordpress widget that will automatically sort the links in my sidebar by date? If not, how would I code one? [more inside]
posted by jeremias on Jul 28, 2009 - 1 answer

It worked a minute ago!

I am having a problem with some JavaScript and Wordpress. It worked a minute ago but now it seems broken. [more inside]
posted by lilkeith07 on Jun 25, 2009 - 1 answer

Pimp my CSS please. Before I kill myself.

I'm a designer and usually people do programming for me. I'm trying to teach myself how to customize Word Press themes all by myself though... and I thought I was doing pretty well. But then I had people look at it in other browsers. Yuck. [more inside]
posted by miss lynnster on Jun 12, 2009 - 15 answers

Help me get the Wordpress audio player plugin to work? Please?

I'm having trouble implementing the Wordpress audio player plugin on my website. Please help a baffled man. [more inside]
posted by hifiparasol on Mar 23, 2009 - 11 answers

What's the right software to maintain and display a calendar of relatively infrequent future events?

What's the right software to maintain and display a calendar of relatively infrequent future events, as well as blog-like news postings? I maintain a website for specialists in my field of mathematics, and one section consists of announcements for upcoming and recent conferences. Another is for news announcements: a basic blog-style list of entries. Both are currently run by our 7-year-old Movable Type installation, in combination with a good bit of chewing gum and baling twine. I'd like to redesign the whole schmear, including the back end. Is wordpress (plus more gum and twine) the right solution? Is there some other system that makes more sense? [more inside]
posted by gleuschk on Mar 22, 2009 - 5 answers

Where to find a custom Wordpress theme designer?

Help me find a professional and inexpensive Wordpress theme designer for my small law firm client's redesigned website. I can't seem to find one anywhere! [more inside]
posted by Elminster24 on Mar 4, 2009 - 16 answers

Dealing with nested floats in CSS?

Care to help a CSS newbie with float-related positioning issues? [more inside]
posted by Wild_Eep on Dec 19, 2008 - 2 answers

Make my urls purty!

What's the best way for me to create human-readable urls for a Wordpress site? [more inside]
posted by drjimmy11 on Nov 25, 2008 - 11 answers

A Tool To Convert HTML to something importable into WordPress?

Need a tool to help me convert html files to something I can import into WordPress. [more inside]
posted by eustacescrubb on Nov 13, 2008 - 7 answers

Wordpress themes for legal websites

Where can I find a free Wordpress theme to use on a lawyer's website? [more inside]
posted by Elminster24 on Oct 26, 2008 - 7 answers

How to get my posts from Wordpress.com to Blogger?

I want to migrate entries from Wordpress.com to Blogger. Is there any easy way to do this? [more inside]
posted by reenum on Aug 19, 2008 - 4 answers

wordpress template is screwed up

Wordpress/web design problem-my custom template is screwed up and I can't figure out how to fix it. Please help. [more inside]
posted by clockworkjoe on Jun 1, 2008 - 9 answers

Bootleg Management with WordPress?

WordPressFilter: Can I do something like this site with WordPress? [more inside]
posted by SansPoint on Sep 16, 2007 - 8 answers

Free Wordpress hosting

Looking for customizable & free Wordpress (or other) hosting [more inside]
posted by daksya on Aug 20, 2007 - 3 answers

How do I set up a remote website development/maintenance workflow?

I'm seeking advice on how to mange small website development and maintenance projects with a remote contractor. [more inside]
posted by namith on Jul 25, 2007 - 5 answers

Fetching RSS Posts from within Wordpress

I'd like to have a list of the most recent entries from several RSS feeds somewhere on my WordPress blog. How can I do this? [more inside]
posted by armoured-ant on Sep 3, 2006 - 7 answers

PHP class for externally posting to blogs?

Anyone know of a decent PHP class or function library out there for externally posting to various weblog packages (Wordpress, Blogger, Movable Type) via XML-RPC? [more inside]
posted by frenetic on Jul 25, 2006 - 5 answers

How to get individual (permalinks) to work in Wordpress?

WordPress Filter: I've set up my wordpress site in a hosted enviroment (SSH access, FTP OK, etc). I had it running as truevox.nfshost.com/blog while the domain was resolving, then recently I switched it over to just truevox.net. Now, the main blog comes up, but no indiviual pages. As usual, there is [more inside]
posted by TrueVox on Jul 2, 2006 - 8 answers

Viva la web revolucion!

What is this web revolution I see before me? [more inside]
posted by Smarson on Jun 29, 2006 - 29 answers

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