Project: My WordPress Plugin "Shantz WP Prefix Suffix" Updated to 1.0.4

For those who don’t know Shantz-WP-Prefix-Suffix is a WordPress plugin that allows you to add any text and/or HTML/CSS/PHP/Javascript code to the top or bottom of your posts (e.g. see my site links at top of each post and the copyright link and permalink at the bottom of each) I’ve updated it to version 1.0.4 which allows you to add PHP code to the top or bottom of your posts now. [Read More]

Fixing The WordPress Drain Hole Pugin v2.1.3

If you use the awesome download manager plugin “Drain Hole” for your WordPress blog (A short review here), and upgraded to the latest version 2.1.3, you must have noticed that it doesn’t scan and add new files to the download repositories now. Well, this is a quick and short post to tell you how to fix it in less than a minute. Steps: Go to your wordpress folder and then navigate to wp-content/plugins/drain-hole/models. [Read More]

Project: My WordPress Plugin shantz-wp-qotd updated to version 1.2.2

Updated my WordPress plugin shantz-wp-qotd to version 1.2.2 today.

Introduction: Shantz WP QOTD is a plugin to add quotes to your wordpress blog in a few easy clicks. It adds quotes to your posts and your sidebars with a multitude of options for sources and customization.


Version 1.2.2

  • Fixed a bug because of which quotes were blank some times. Thanks to Thom for reporting it.

HACK: Fixing The Code Syntax Highlighter WordPress Plugins To Work With WYSIWYG

There are many code syntax highlighter plugins available for WordPress (e.g. iG Syntax Highlighter, WP-Syntax, etc) but almost all of them have a problem. They want you to write the code in “HTML editing mode”. If you use any kind of WYSIWYG or visual editors (like built in TinyMCE or offline clients’ similar modes), there is a grave problem. Your code becomes garbled. e.g.: If you intend to write: It might turn out as: [Read More]

WordPress Must Have Plugins: Download Managers

If you serve any kind of files for download on your WordPress blog(s), one thing you should definitly be looking out for is a download manager plugin. Post attachments are oh-so-2007. Uploading files to your server and hand-posting links everywhere is a pain in the butt. And what about your hunger for statistics? Well, if you agree with me, then i would like to tell you about two fantastic plugins: [Read More]