Archive for April, 2008

Kaspars updated is fun plugin Baltic Amber (bringing some refreshing change in the WordPress backend with a set of new stylesheets) to make it fully compatible with my own Admin Drop Down Menu. He threw in some really nice subtle tweaks (see screenshot) that make the two plugins coexist very harmoniously. Good job Kaspars! :)[...] → Read more

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Posted On: 2008 / 04 / 27

For my next stuff I needed the Javascript equivalents of PHP functions basename() and dirname(). Nothing genius: < View plain text > code function basename(path) {     return path.replace(/\\/g,'/').replace( /.*\//, '' ); }   function dirname(path) {     return path.replace(/\\/g,'/').replace(/\/[^\/]*$/, '');; } It obviously supports paths like /home/ozh/stuff.php, http://site.com/file.ext or double backslashed Win32 […][...] → Read more

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Posted On: 2008 / 04 / 27

This tatoo doesn't even validate, duh! (via the always entertaining pics.reddit)[...] → Read more

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Posted On: 2008 / 04 / 25

Something seems to be broken between Feedburner and Netvibes. Yesterday, Planet WordPress was showing off a cool 1050 feed readers, and today the counter has dropped down to 267. After logging in Feedburner's control panel to check some stats, I found out that: Netvibes users are not counted any longer Netvibes user count used to […][...] → Read more

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Posted On: 2008 / 04 / 24

ShareWP is a digg-like site (using Pligg I think) dedicated solely to, obviously, WordPress. It seems fairly new (domain registered a few months ago, only a handful or registered users) and I think it has some potential: overall it's nicely done, and well focused on WordPress, a topic that other socialish sites such as Reddit […][...] → Read more

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Posted On: 2008 / 04 / 24

This Flash Tag Cloud for WordPress will delight those who are inclined to flash (via)[...] → Read more

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Posted On: 2008 / 04 / 23

WordCast, "Just another WordPress podcast". Add this one to your to-listen list along with The WordPress Podcast and Jeffro's WordPress Weekly if you can't get enough of WordPress related podcasted news.[...] → Read more

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Posted On: 2008 / 04 / 22

For about one year now, I've been twittering this site's updates on my @ozh Twitter account, without really telling anyone about it. Call this a forgotten experiment. Well, I'm now telling you, so feel free to follow me! (Note: I'm not really a Twitter user, so don't expect anything from me if you twitt something […][...] → Read more

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Posted On: 2008 / 04 / 21

My "Manage Plugins" page are getting quite lengthy: this blogs is running 31 plugins, my test blog is running nearly a hundred. Over the time I have been bringing a few custom enhancements to this page, which I'm now releasing as a plugin. Better Plugin Page adds some simple yet efficient (at least I think:) […][...] → Read more

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Posted On: 2008 / 04 / 21

Cool! I'm popular today :)[...] → Read more