Author Archives: David K. Whisler

WordPress Lunch and Learn Agenda

About Me Member of Mosaic Computing Team. 12 years at UNC Charlotte. Manage 30 Dept websites in Joomla, all Oracle and MySQL databases, 70 WP Faculty sites, 20 WP student org sites About WordPress Powers over 64 Million websites: http://en.wordpress.com/stats/ … Continue reading

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Social Media integration links

I’ve just enhanced our WordPress sites by automatically including social media links to Facebook, Twitter and more on all posts and pages for every site.   Now people viewing your content can “Like” your content on Facebook or can tweet a … Continue reading

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Which Faculty and Staff have a WordPress site?

Do you want to know which COE faculty and staff have a site on our WordPress network? It’s simple, just click on the “Sites” link up on the menu, or you can go directly here:  https://coefs.uncc.edu/sites/

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Upgraded to WordPress 3.1.1

I upgraded our WordPress network to 3.1.1.    Read all about it:  http://wordpress.org/news/2011/04/wordpress-3-1-1/  

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Web Calendar integration

Would you like to do more than just display a webcalendar on your WordPress site?   Now you can do just that.   Recently, I installed a plugin called AMR ical events that enables you fully integrate any ical-based webcalendar (apple, google … Continue reading

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New release – WordPress 3.1

I just upgraded our network to WordPress 3.1 which is a big release containing many new features and improvements. Read the articles below to learn more and then login and check it out for yourself. http://wordcastnet.com/2011/wordpress-3-1-released-wordcasts-ultimate-guide-to-whats-new/ http://wordpress.org/news/2011/02/threeone/ http://lorelle.wordpress.com/2011/02/25/wordpress-3-1-features-tutorials-and-pure-joy/ http://wordcastnet.com/2011/how-to-use-internal-linking-in-wordpress-3-1/

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Mobile Apps for WordPress

WordPress now has an app for almost every mobile device – not just the Apple geeks.   Now Android, Nokia, and Blackberry users can go mobile with WordPress.  Go here: Apps for WordPress

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Test post from LiveWriter client app

This is a test of the free Microsoft LiveWriter client for posting to WordPress and other blogging systems.  hmmm, I don’t see any more formatting tools here than what standard WP has and ScribeFire has….. yet people were bragging on … Continue reading

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Test from the free WordPress App for the iPhone, iPod Touch

This a quick test of posting using the free iPhone app for WordPress. Very cool! Just go to into the Apps Store in iTunes to install it.

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Table Support and much more via WP Super Edit Plug for WordPress

The editor that’s built into WordPress currently does not have table support (though you can create tables via HTML code).   So, I’ve done the research and found a great free WP Plugin called “WP SuperEdit” and have deployed it to … Continue reading

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