Why is the url on my blog showing up twice in the address bar? [more inside]
Blogger to Wordpress conversion: I've imported all my old Blogger posts reasonably successfully, but I've got this extraneous html stuff on most of my posts. Is there a way to edit it out of every post at once? [more inside]
I just started a new blog on wordpress, which I've never used before. I want to make a totally minimalist blog, but I can't seem to get some things off the page. [more inside]
I want to move my Wordpress blog from a subdirectory on my domain to the root directory -- i.e., I want the URL of my posts to be changed from http://www.domain.com/blog/post-permalink to http://www.domain.com/permalink . What's the best way to ensure that external links don't die? Is there a way to make sure that individual posts will retain their Google PageRank? [more inside]
Where can I find a plug-n-play wordpress plugin that displays (to readers) which posts have received the most pageviews? [more inside]
What's the best way for me to create human-readable urls for a Wordpress site? [more inside]
Wordpress filter: I was trying to upload a video for display on a wordpress blog directly from my hard driver (as opposed to via youtube). Doesn't seem to be working. Anyone know any tricks? And as it happens, I tried uploading the video to youtube, but got a more low-res version than I'd like — any tips there?
Anybody with a Wordpress blog have any suggestions for how to ban users? [more inside]
Help me hide my blog from the Googlebots. [more inside]
I am trying to help out a band with a website. Whats the best platform and tips for a new band's website? It needs to combine youtube, flickr, twitter, myspace, facebook. [more inside]
I'm interested in using one of these social commenting systems on my blog, but I'm unsure about their integration into wordpress, and the general future of either. Disqus is on Tumblr, but Automattic acquired IntenseDebate. Do you use either (either as a blogger or commenter)? What are your thoughts? [more inside]
Is there a Wordpress plugin which will hide sidebar widgets based on geolocation? [more inside]
Need a tool to help me convert html files to something I can import into WordPress. [more inside]
I am a new blogger using b2evolution who is considering a switch to Wordpress. I would like to back up & restore the whole blog. What exact steps do I need to take (on both the blog & database side) to accomplish this? [more inside]
Wordpress: After I hit Publish, a new blog posting is created, and eventually is saved as a draft. How can I change this behaviour so that the post I've just created is published, but that the post I just published is open, instead of a new post? [more inside]
WordpressFilter: Haven't blogged in about three months, and am considering a return at the same URL, but don't want to inherit all my old spam comments. Would deleting the Wordpress installation at that address then re-installing it essentially reset the spam, allowing me to better control it this time? FWIW, I've been using Akismet, etc., to monitor and catch most spam but would like as clean a slate as possible.
Way old version of WordPress (18.104.22.168). I need to upgrade, obviously. I am considering switching hosts at the same time and so I am trying to figure out how to export the current blog so I can import it once upgraded at either current or new host. But I can't figure out how to export on 22.214.171.124 and I am so frustrated. [more inside]
Dear Hive Mind, I'm thinking of switching my college's wordpress.com literary blog to its own domain using wordpress.org. But I don't know if this is the right thing to do. [more inside]
Where can I find a free Wordpress theme to use on a lawyer's website? [more inside]
Wordpress as CMS for a local TV/news site? [more inside]
How can I link to the first post of each category in a dynamically created category list in wordpress?
In a Wordpress-powered site, how can I create a list of categories that link to the first post in that category rather than the category archive? [more inside]
Why is it, when i get a comment on my WP self hosted blog, do I get an automatic post showing the text of the email notification I get when I get a comment? [more inside]
I want my blog to aggregate links to video podcasts on a specific topic. I have the subscription information. Can anyone recommend a (free) WordPress plugin that will allow my blog to subscribe to a video podcast and provide my readers with the links to see the videos? [more inside]
Beautiful hive mind, Please tell me the best way of making a map/calendar duo that I can embed into my blog. [more inside]
About how much should I budget to hire someone to redesign my website (I work for a small press, so it's like a book catalog) and provide me with a custom word press (or other type of blogging software) blog type front page as well as a database driven book catalog (300 plus, a page for each book)? [more inside]
Why isn't my backed-up Wordpress blog appearing on my new website? I've moved domains, and I've copied my database from my old site to the new one. Trouble is, the page just draws a blank. [more inside]
Searching for a Wordpress tagging plugin that will work like the tag search functions work here on MeFi or on del.icio.us. [more inside]
I've got a really odd problem after a failed upgrade last night. I was upgrading a site to the newest version with the Wordpress Auto Upgrade plugin. I have used that plugin in the past with the site without issue. Last night it completed the preliminary checks and reported all was ok, and then when I clicked to begin upgrade it threw me back to the index page. And now I can not get to any admin page. [more inside]
I'm getting a 500 internal server error when trying to install WordPress 2.6.2 on my iPower hosted website. [more inside]
Question about WordPress, IE, and peculiar "no posts matched your criteria" errors. [more inside]
how do i update wordpress on webfaction? I have a blog hosted on webfaction that is built on wordpress. I am currently using version 2.2.2 and I need to update. The latest version of wordpress is available on webfaction however I do not know how to go about performing the update. Can someone help me?
Is there a WordPress plugin that will let me make forms for people to fill in, and then dump the results to the database instead of emailing the results to me? I want reports with Google Charts (specifically the US and World maps). [more inside]
How can I force Wordpress 2.6.1 to make a new post private by default? [more inside]
I'm trying to replicate the setup of an existing blog by copying over the wordpress folder and database using an SQL export. After I got the site up and running, I discovered that a lot of posts were abruptly cut off. A little bit of investigation showed that the posts had got truncated wherever some special characters appeared like - and ' . [more inside]
I'm running a series of load-tests against my wordpress (WAMP) blog with the apache-benchmark tool. The server is a dedicated server with 2 dual-core xeon procs. and 2gb RAM running the blog only and nothing else. I'm getting 4-5 requests/sec on average. Is this normal? What would be a reasonable performance in requests/sec? Thanks!
I'm seeking recommendations for a wordpress designer. For a culture/design/style blog. Fresh & modern look desired. Assume I would like someone to do all of the work (back end & graphics)! Who's good out there? Where's a good place to look?
I want to migrate entries from Wordpress.com to Blogger. Is there any easy way to do this? [more inside]
I'm trying to add a username in Wordpress that has an apostrophe in it (like Jerry O'Connell). It's telling me this is not allowed. Can I work around this? [more inside]
Book-blog hosting: Is there a free and easy blog host that allows me to use my own Amazon affiliate links? [more inside]
Editing the Wordpress Dashboard: how do I make it show the most recent post & how much spam is in my Akismet queue? I'm using Wordpress 2.6, and the latest version of Akismet. [more inside]
Wordpress Theme help. I need to stick an editable region in the header of my theme so a user can edit a little blurb about themselves. How do I put a Text Widget or something similar up there? [more inside]
Wordpress addons: I want to build a basic cms site where I can add properties. I know wordpress well, but I know it is restricted to adding pages or news. Is there any addons where I can make it so I can add my properties into categories. Name, image and details.
Are there any tools for posting to multiple WordPress blogs without having to go to each site's control panel? [more inside]
Please help me with writing PHP for Wordpress. I'm trying to use the get_post_custom_values & the wp_list_pages functions to publish a list of pages in the sidebar which display: 1. Pages that share the same parent (I was already able to successfully apply this filter) 2. For the (custom field) meta_key='County'; show only pages which share the same meta_value (custom field value) as the current page. [more inside]
Is our webhost violating the GPL? Wordpress, fees and more inside. [more inside]
Looking for a plugin, service, or code that will allow me to easily turn pages on my Wordpress blog into event listings. [more inside]
I'm trying to figure out WordPress, but I'm not sure I'm getting it. In fact, it's making me feel stupid (bad WP, baaad). Going through the AskMe posts isn't helping either, because you are all
such geeks so ahead it further extends my confusion. Please help! [more inside]
Upgraded to the latest Wordpress and now all posts and content have disappeared! [more inside]
CSS gurus: Changing a 2-column layout to a 3-column one? [more inside]