WordPress 3.8

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You might have noticed already, but last week we upgraded to the latest version of our blogging platform. There are a few changes, most of them cosmetic.

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Twitter Hashtags In Your Sidebar

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Now you can use the Twitter Hashtag Feed Widget on your blog, and display a feed of hash-tag friendly results. . . . → Read More: Twitter Hashtags In Your Sidebar

Custom CSS

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Today we’re introducing a new plugin you can use to add custom CSS code to your blog. It’s called “My Custom CSS,” and you should already see it under the Appearance menu on your dashboard. . . . → Read More: Custom CSS

Events Made Easy

If your blog needs to run a calendar of events, we offer the Events Made Easy plugin. Just activate it from your dashboard and you can get started quickly. But it offers a lot more. Here’s a blog post with lots of examples and how-tos.

Sidebar Login Is Back!

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The latest update of the Sidebar Widget works nicely with our systems. If you want an easy way to log in from your blog’s home screen, just follow this simple recipe. . . . → Read More: Sidebar Login Is Back!

Site Categories

A new plugin, “Site Categories,” will let us build nicely organized lists of sites by their topic. We’ve already set up a few basic categories, and next time you go in to make an update to your site, you can help. . . . → Read More: Site Categories

Appointments+

Introducing a new plugin, Appointments+.

What’s it for? Suppose you’re managing a group of students available to work on specific projects in specific time slots. You can build a calendar, and assign tasks and people to times. Confirmation and reminder e-mails happen automatically, and you can even pipe it into a Google calendar.

Share Your Posts

Here are some plugins we offer to make sharing via social media sites easier.

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New Plugins for Site Managers

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Here’s few new items to make your site management time a little easier.

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New Plug-in: Broken Link Checker

Do you have a lot of external links on your site, but you don’t have the time to review them all to make sure they haven’t broken? Activate the Broken Link Checker plugin. . . . → Read More: New Plug-in: Broken Link Checker

Turn Your WordPress Blog Into A Standalone Mobile App

The JoeMobi app generator lets you compile your WordPress blog into a downloadable app for your Android or Blackberry. . . . → Read More: Turn Your WordPress Blog Into A Standalone Mobile App

Mobile Device? No Problem.

If your audience is using their mobile phone or iPad to look at your blog, and is having some problems viewing it, there’s a solution. . . . → Read More: Mobile Device? No Problem.

Embedding Video?

If your blog has the WordPress Video Plugin activated, it’s easy. . . . → Read More: Embedding Video?