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Posts from the ‘CMS’ Category

29
Nov
Pligg Content Management System

/shared/ is back for now

/shared/ is back online at WebsiteBuilding.biz after 13 months of procrastination and some other, more serious upgrade issues on another Pligg website with a huge database.

29
Nov
Website Security

Website Security is Serious Business

Website security problems can put a big snag in your business plans.

3
Apr
Pligg Content Management System

Fixing Pligg after a Server Move

A recent move across servers at my Dreamhost account left a few Pligg sites non-functional. Of course, for this particular error, implementing the solution was a lot simpler than actually finding the answer.

29
Mar
Status.net

Status.net could leave Twitter in the dust

As a content management system, the Status.net platform has a few advantages that can leave Twitter in the dust. While its unlikely to become the single largest public platform, the future of micro-blogging is actually likely to be found in niche communities of like-minded members.

5
Jan
Wordpress Software

WordPress 2.9.1 Upgrade Available

A new version of Wordpress is out, and an upgrade should help you stay secure while also preventing potential problems with scheduled posts and events.

26
Oct
Wordpress Software

WordPress 2.8.5 adds security, fixes trackback bug

Wordpress 2.8.5 is out, and upgrading is the easiest way to keep your sites secure and running strong. Also, if you like trackbacks, you’ll like some of the bug fixes in this release.

24
Sep
PHPBB Forum software

Forum Registration is Temporarily Disabled

If you’re trying to sign up for the forum, don’t sit around waiting for a confirmation email. The current server set up won’t ever actually send it 🙁 For now, you’ll just have to wait and participate on the blog!

13
Sep
Wordpress Software

My Template Ate Your Link Love – What to Do when WordPress Dofollow Plugins Don’t Work

Theme options and functions can over-ride your site’s plugins. If it so happens that your dofollow plugin doesn’t work, these steps may help fix the blog comments to include or exclude the attributes you want to edit.

2
Sep
Trust the data

A New Look – Trust Analytics, Not Your Gut

Although I was personally a big fan of the last theme here at WebsiteBuilding.biz, sometimes you have to trust the data more than your own opinions.

26
Aug
Wordpress Software

Fixing the WordPress 302 Blues

The use of 302 redirects by Wordpress can lead to undesirable search indexing consequences. Luckily, there’s an easy to use plugin that will immediately convert all redirects to 301 http header codes.

9
Jul

Thinking about a Joomla CMS? I would not Recommend it…

Are you thinking about building a website with Joomla? Think twice, and be sure to read this review of the CMS first.

15
Jun

Vacation can be Hard

Security issues and website suspensions can happen at the worst time – Especially if you leave the country for a week or more on vacation. Here’s my horror story and how I plan to relax next time I’m going on holiday.

15
Jan
Wordpress Software

Adding Google Search to WordPress Websites

I have added a Google search function for the site, so I am posting a walk-through tutorial chronically the process. Implementing a money-making on-site search engine might be easier than you think!

4
Jan

CMS Templates Make a Fresh Start Easy

Another new template for WebsiteBuildingBiz – Why CMS templates make a fresh start so easy to accomplish and when you know you need a new look

29
Oct
Wordpress Software

Now Using a Modified Defusion Theme for WordPress

Credits for the people who did the really hard work and a brief explanation of the steps I took to modify Defusion to this current form

22
Oct
Wordpress Software

WordPress – Benefits and Problems of Category Based Configuration

Why have I set up Wordpress to organize posts by category? Why use a static front page? A little bit about the benefits and problems of this particular categorical organization

13
Oct
PHPBB Forum software

Adding a Forum to WebsiteBuildingBiz

Adding a PHPBB3 forum to Websitebuilding.biz. A bit about the CMS and promoting a new community with incentives.

7
Oct
Wordpress Software

WordPress Plugins I Use and Recommend

My favorite three Wordpress plugins – if you want to keep things simple, this is all you will ever need. Of course, there are thousands of other great addons for whatever kind of crazy website plans you can come up with!

7
Oct
Pligg Content Management System

How to Install Pligg on Dreamhost

Guide to installing Pligg on Dreamhost – anyone can set up this content management software with just following the directions on screen and a few clicks

25
Aug
Pligg Content Management System

Pligg sites crashing, getting spammed, and attacked

Quite a few Pligg sites have been having a hard time – apparently its not just me. Make sure you know what goes into keeping Pligg running and secure