18 January 2013
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Adaptive Blog Theme: Custom Widgets

One way of adding functionality to a WordPress theme is through widgets. WordPress has a selection of useful widgets built-in, but you may want to make some custom widgets to suit your theme. Custom Widgets Part 1 Alternatively, Download the video, or subscribe to Wptuts+ screencasts via YouTube Custom Widgets Part 2 Alternatively, Download the […]


17 January 2013
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Complete Video Guide to MarketPress and e-Commerce with WordPress

Earlier today we announced some exciting big new features to the MarketPress plugin. Now we’d like to share this brand new video tutorial series for MarketPress with a complete guide to selling products, downloads, and services with WordPress. The Guide You can watch the entire series in this playlist on YouTube. Or, choose the videos […]


17 January 2013
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Automatically Post Customized Tweets From WordPress to Twitter

The quest for the perfect Twitter plugin can be a long road. There are hundreds of Twitter-related plugins on wordpress.org alone and more available from commercial plugin sites such as Codecanyon and the like. Since we do quite a bit of publishing on WPMU.org, we are always on the lookout for a solid, reliable plugin […]


17 January 2013
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MarketPress 2.8 Brings UPS Shipping Support and a Major Design Refresh

This week we’re excited to announce another major release of MarketPress. Version 2.8 is a massive update with some brand new features that we think you’re going to love. Most notably, MarketPress now supports UPS shipping. UPS Shipping Now Available You can offer UPS shipping by selecting ‘UPS’ under “Calculated Options” within the shipping settings. […]


16 January 2013
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Getting Started With WooCommerce: Launching Your Store

This entry is part 2 of 2 in the series Getting Started With WooCommerce WooCommerce brings serious big boy e-commerce to WordPress in the first part of our series we looked at installation and getting everything setup. Today we’re going to move on and talk about products, we’ll discuss the different product types WooCommerce offers […]


15 January 2013
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Add Subtle Background Patterns to WordPress

Subtle Patterns is a popular design resource for finding free, lightweight backgrounds to customize your website. Here you will patterns that are easy on the eyes and tile perfectly to create pleasant backgrounds. Subtle Background Patterns is a new plugin that lets you incorporate Subtle Patterns into the WordPress background customizer. It allows you to […]


15 January 2013
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Getting Started With WooCommerce: Initial Setup

This entry is part 1 of 1 in the series Getting Started With WooCommerce E-Commerce is massive, most of us use it and global e-commerce sales are set to top $1.25 trillion by 2013. Over the past few years it has become easier to start your own e-commerce store with products like ZenCart, Open Cart, […]


15 January 2013
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Adaptive Blog Theme: Listing Search Results, Archives, and a 404

Showing search results, archives, and 404 pages are all very important parts of a website, and therefore WordPress theme. It doesn’t often get a lot of coverage or emphasis, so today we’ll be focussing on that exclusively. Search Results Page, 404, category.php, tag.php Alternatively, Download the video, or subscribe to Wptuts+ screencasts via YouTube


2 January 2013
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Debug This: A New Debugging Tool For WordPress Developers

Here’s a new plugin to add to your WordPress developer toolbox. Debug This gives WordPress super admins the ability to access debugging information through the admin bar on any page. Not only does it display errors, it also gives you a succinct summary of what scripts, styles, actions, filters, queries, etc. are active on the […]


1 January 2013
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WordPress Updating To The Latest Version – Errors With Automatic Update

When a new version of WordPress is released, it’s always a good idea to upgrade as soon as you possibly can. But, don’t just hit that update button as soon as you see the notice pop up in your WordPress dashboard. There’s a few things that we should always do BEFORE updating to the latest […]