If you’re using Contextual Related Posts and looking for some alternate styles, then check out this tutorial by Paal. He has some good alternate designs including styling thumbnails vertically and with an excerpt. I’ll put these on the charts to include them as alternate styles some day…… Read More

A few days back I pushed through an update of Knowledgebase v1.3.0. Knowledgebase is my relatively new plugin that I released last year when building WebberZone. It’s designed to be very simple to use to set up your own Knowledgebase. The latest release incorporates a very important uninstall feature. You can now choose to delete… Read More

Following close on the heels of Top 10 v2.4.x, I’ve pushed through an update to my most widely used plugin. Contextual Related Posts v2.3.0 brings several new features and enhancements, tonnes of bug fixes and several tweaks under the hood for cleaner code in line with WordPress Coding Standards. Existing users can upgrade the plugin… Read More

I’ve been working on Top 10 v2.4.0 for a long time where the main focus of this release has been to get a more compatible tracker. Today, I’m happy to say that I have pushed through the release and you can now upgrade your favourite popular posts plugin as you normally would from within your… Read More

Two days back, the plugins team at WordPress.org informed me of a potential CSRF vulnerability in one of the files in the admin area. As a result this plugin was taken offline while I fixed this release. As part of this review, they highlighted a further incompatibility in the plugin, particularly in the external PHP/JS… Read More

I pushed through a major update of Top 10 – Popular Posts plugin for WordPress yesterday. It’s been over development for the past several months and adds many new features and fixes a huge number of bugs. Existing users should be able to upgrade directly from within your Dashboard > Updates screen in your WordPress… Read More

I’ve released v1.2.0 of Knowledgebase, my newest WordPress plugin that allows you to easily add an FAQ or knowledgebase to your WordPress blog. This is definitely a must have if you’re a business selling any products. Settings page This version adds a much needed settings page that allows you to change the slug of the… Read More

Better Search

Better Search just got a bit better with v2.1.0 which I just pushed to the WordPress.org repository. This version adds a few new features, adds several more filters and also has a minor bug fix. Cache enable / disable option A few versions back, I implemented using transients within Better Search to cache search queries.… Read More

Today, I pushed through an updated to Contextual Related Posts and Top 10. Both of these are relatively minor updates. Change of Text Domain The biggest change in this version for both plugins is the renaming of the language files to use the plugins slug i.e. contextual-related-posts and top-10┬árespectively. This is in response to the… Read More

Over the course of the past week, I’ve pushed through a couple of updates to Top 10. This version brings several new features, some bug fixes and enhancements to existing features. Below are some of the main additions to Top 10. Caching Top 10 v2.2 introduces an inbuilt caching system. Tapping into the Transients API,… Read More