The purpose of this tutorial is to install and get started using TortoiseSVN, a popular Subversion client for Windows. Why do I want SVN and what are we going to do with it? There are many reasons why you may want to use SVN (Note: I may use SVN and Subversion interchangeably throughout this tutorial) [...]
Matt Mullenweg posted to the WordPress.org blog that WordPress 3.0.4 is available, and he is asking users to please upgrade as soon as possible. The upgrade is entirely for security reasons. He describes it in the post: [This] is a very important update to apply to your sites as soon as possible because it fixes [...]
In this article I will show you how to do create angled CSS content “mask”. The idea is pretty simple and it uses CSS transform property (rotation to be more precise).
Railroad diagrams to help visualize how/when the tokens make sense forming valid CSS code.
WPCandy has been made aware of a security issue at WPEngine, a WP hosting site that launched earlier this year. According to WPEngine the security issue allowed users admin access to blogs on the WPEngine network. Passwords have since been changed and, according to WPEngine, that particular hole was closed. WPEngine has not confirmed the [...]
Alex King, founder of the web development firm Crowd Favorite, posted on his blog yesterday that they are hiring for a full time position. The position is for a technical project manager and the individual would work in the Crowd Favorite office in Denver, Colorado. King says of the position: It’s a pretty interesting and [...]
Boone Gorges has announced the latest maintenance release to BuddyPress, version 1.2.7. The change log for this release isn’t very long, so have a look: Fixed problem that prevented certain kinds of profile date from being saved. Fixed issue that prevented blog comment activity items from displaying on certain setups. Fixed problem that prevented group [...]
Jane Wells put up a new post in the WordPress.org forums asking for your input on the direction of WordPress development for 2011. The core leadership team is getting together in January, and will take your suggestions under consideration in the meeting. You can submit your suggestions any time before January 4th. Some of the [...]
Photo by Duane Storey http://www.flickr.com/photos/duanestorey/3583097009/in/photostream/ (Attribution-NonCommercial-NoDerivs 2.0 Generic) In a brief interview with WPCandy, Matt Mullenweg revealed that Automattic will be hiring “at least” three new employees in 2011 specifically to work on WordPress themes at WordPress.com. While not confirmed, it is likely that these new positions will be under the Theme Wrangler moniker, common [...]
Graphix is a new personal / portfolio WordPress theme that Dumitru Brinzan, co-founder of WPZoom, says takes on a bit of a different style from their previous themes. Graphix is the last release of 2010 for WPZoom, who have put a new theme on the street nearly every month this year. Graphix comes with five [...]