Category Archives: WordPress

plugins and widgets and themes, oh my!

Site junk

So, I’ve just spent most of the day tinkering with the site. It may not look like it, but the CSS is completely redone from scratch, theme files re-uploaded and re-edited. Some old stuff tossed out, some tweaks here and there.
Reason? Dreamhost (my hosting company for this site) is upgrading their PHP version soon […]

RSS Feeds

Do I have any actual human beings out there using the RSS feeds on this site??
I’m curious because I have been getting a lot of spam blogs and such using my RSS feeds to post my content on their site with their ads and no link back to me and if I don’t have […]

Embedding YouTube Videos as Valid XHTML 1.0 in WordPress

UPDATE:
For those who don’t like tinkering with this stuff you can always use Viper’s plugin for pretty much any type of video. I’ve actually just started using it and reverted the quicktag changes.
A small addendum to my previous post about Embedding YouTube Videos as Valid XHTML 1.0.
I was tired of copying and […]

Embedding YouTube Videos as Valid XHTML 1.0

Just found a great link with an explanation of how to embed youtube videos as valid xhtml so you don’t have to make your site non-compliant just to embed some videos.
The original post was here:
http://www.bernzilla.com/item.php?id=681
But I prefer the code by minghong in the comments because I don’t need to use inline CSS for it.
This […]

More site crap

Well I managed to make a whole post and a half before I started tinkering with the site’s guts, that’s probably a new record for me…
I’ve removed the Change Theme widget for now as most of the other themes are broken anyway. Click the below link to switch to the main (and only supported/theoretically […]

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