Dec 30
  • AussieWPExpert: Great blog article on the pitfalls of outsourcing: "Why I Will Never Feel Threatened by Cheap Overseas Programming":
  • AussieWPExpert: Slashdot discussion: "Does Outsourcing Programming Really Save Money?". My own experiences lean towards "No":
  • AussieWPExpert: Interesting Slashdot Discussion: "How Does a Self-Taught Computer Geek Get Hired?" –
  • AussieWPExpert: From SmartCompany: Why you should never say "I don’t know" to a potential customer or possibly anybody:
  • AussieWPExpert: SmartCompany: 11 Facebook page tab tips –
  • AussieWPExpert: PHP code snippet to convert a string with comma-separated name=value pairs into an array:
  • AussieWPExpert: Lifehacker’s Top 10 Photo Fixing and Image Editing Tricks:
  • AussieWPExpert: The Top 25 Most Dangerous Software Errors List for 2011 by CWE/SANS – a must read for all developers:
  • AussieWPExpert: Review of various low cost SSL certificate services – useful if you need to secure your site using HTTPS:
  • AussieWPExpert: Two WordPress plugins that let you grab images from any URL and save them in your media library:

Dec 23
  • AussieWPExpert: A list of all PHP constants defined by WordPress – useful if you are a theme or plugin developer:
  • AussieWPExpert: How to create a 404 error image in your WordPress theme, displayed when a visitor tries to view a non-existent image:

Dec 16
  • AussieWPExpert: The Beginner’s Checklist for Small Business SEO:
  • AussieWPExpert: Regular expressions can be a real pain to get right. Here is a useful online regex debugging and testing tool:

Dec 09
  • AussieWPExpert: Found some obfuscated base64-encoded/gzinflated PHP code in a theme or plugin? This online tool will let you decode it:
  • AussieWPExpert: How to create an RSS Feed for all kinds of Twitter Searches including Hashtags, Users, Favorites and a List:
  • AussieWPExpert: UNIX/Linux shell commands to find files that have been modified between any arbitrary start date and end date:
  • AussieWPExpert: MakeUseOf’s list of "Best WordPress Plugins" – I see a few good choices, but it’s always just a matter of opinion:
  • AussieWPExpert: "5 Cool Twitter Search Tricks To Monitor What People Are Saying About You":
  • AussieWPExpert: SmartCompany writes on "How to Introduce a Charge For a Free Service", based on behavioural economic principles:
  • AussieWPExpert: "Is your desk a deathtrap?" – British scientist promotes "treadmill desk" to counteract harmful effects of sitting down
  • AussieWPExpert: Tutorial on sanitising and validating data with PHP filters – a must-read for web developers:

Nov 11
  • AussieWPExpert: Google+ Pages launched earlier today – We don’t think this will rival Facebook Pages until the API has posting support
  • AussieWPExpert: #wcgold Followup from Vlad’s security talk re: WordPress HTTPS plugin: offers a free SSL certificate for your website.
  • AussieWPExpert: #wcgold The latest version of the plugin "WordPress Table Rename" that changes your table prefix is here:
  • AussieWPExpert: @wordcampgc #wcgold Presentation slides from Vlad Lasky’s talk "Securing Your WordPress Website" are available here:

Oct 28
  • AussieWPExpert: WP Ajax Query allows you asynchronously retrieve WordPress posts in JSON format. Same syntax as WP_Query class:
  • AussieWPExpert: Mini Mail Dashboard Widget lets you send/receive emails in WP admin panel and get SMS alerts when msgs/comments arrive:
  • AussieWPExpert: TinyFeed is a WordPress widget which retrieves and displays Twitter feeds via AJAX, which loads faster than RSS widget:
  • AussieWPExpert: The Ajaxize plugin makes any WordPress or plugin PHP function callable via asynchronous AJAX requests
  • AussieWPExpert: Security plugin WordPress File Monitor Plus detects changes to your WordPress installation and sends email alerts:
  • AussieWPExpert: Ad Logger for WordPress is a plugin for logging clicks on embedded iframe adverts and other social network buttons:
  • AussieWPExpert: Using Facebook Comments Box Social Plugin on a WP site? Make comments indexable by search engines:
  • AussieWPExpert: WP Glee – a collection of useful WordPress PHP code snippets:
  • AussieWPExpert: SharePress – commercially supported WP plugin that automatically publishes content to Facebook Profiles and Fan Pages:
  • AussieWPExpert: make_clickable() – WordPress function that takes a string with URLs and turns them into clickable hyperlinks:
  • AussieWPExpert: New blog post: Brief Blogs for Week Ending October 21, 2011

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Aug 19
  • The WP Get plugin conditionally displays shortcodes within WordPress posts based on custom GET parameters in the URL: #

Aug 12
  • PlusOne is a WordPress theme that looks exactly like the Google+ interface: #
  • The Post UI Tabs plugin lets you create jQuery tabs inside WordPress posts and pages using simple shortcodes: #
  • The Simple Fields plugin enhances WordPress custom fields to support textareas, checkboxes, radio buttons and more: #
  • 10 Completely Free Wireframing and Mockup Tools: #
  • A PHP Library to help implement automatic updates for private & commercial WordPress plugins: #
  • 25 CSS Snippets for Some of the Most Common and Frustrating Tasks: #