Tag your Wordpress 2.7 pages!

A few weeks ago I upgraded to Wordpress 2.7 and was immediately liking the new admin interface and all the other features. But I needed a way of tagging my pages as well as my blog entries. So I went and grabbed the Simple Tags plugin</a> by...

Redmine + SVN + MySQL 5 + Lighttpd 1.5 + FastCGI

For about a year now I’ve been using Trac</a> as my software project management system. If you haven’t heard of Trac then let me say that it’s one of the few free open source project management systems that works really well. Recently I’ve ...

RandomHello plugin - ‘Hello’ in different languages

I’ve always thought it was cool that Flickr would say “Hello” to you in a different language each time you logged in. So a couple of days ago I decided to code up a simple Wordpress plugin which would allow me (and hopefully others!) to do the sam...

Enabling SSL in Wordpress 2.6

Yesterday I upgraded this site to Wordpress 2.6. All in all, everything went smoothly. But then I noticed that the Admin-SSL plug-in was no longer working, which meant that I couldn’t force my admin sessions (i.e. wp-admin&#47; stuff) to be ac...

SMTP server not working for Yahoo UK accounts

I’ve had a Yahoo! .co.uk email address for donkeys years. And I’ve always been thankful for having POP access to this account so that I can work with it from within my desktop mail client. Although I check my email every day I don’t have the need...