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Posted on July 10, 2005 in WordPress by Andy @ Yellow Swordfish1 Comment »

Please Note:

This WordPress plugin has now been discontinued.
If you would like to take a look at my plugins that are currently available please visit my plugin site and follow your nose – Stuff at Yellow Swordfish.

Posted on July 1, 2005 in WordPress by Andy @ Yellow Swordfish2 Comments »

Please Note:

This WordPress plugin has now been discontinued.
If you would like to take a look at my plugins that are currently available please visit my plugin site and follow your nose – Stuff at Yellow Swordfish.

Posted on June 30, 2005 in WordPress by Andy @ Yellow Swordfish4 Comments »

There appears to be some disquiet in the WordPress community following the latest security update, the fourth in just a few short weeks. As a newcomer to WordPress of just a couple of months, I am saddened to see harsh criticism coming from unexpected quarters. Both MacManX and Angsuman – two regular support hero’s – being openly critical of the platform and the updates. And, as happened with previous patches, a lot of the userbase having problems with the upgrade.

WordPress is a great piece of software. I personally chose it because I wanted the twin challenges of finally learning CSS and starting to master PHP. Therefore my requirements were technical and the weblog itself almost a by-product. I don’t go out of my way to encourage visitors – although they are nice to have.

But most users are not like me and that is where the problems start. So I woke this morning deciding to put up my two cents worth of what I hope is constructive criticism of the platform.
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