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It's OK to go ahead now... WARNING! Don't update BackWPup plugin to version 3.x yet It's OK to go ahead now... 1

It's OK to go ahead now… WARNING! Don't update BackWPup plugin to version 3.x yet It's OK to go ahead now…

By Pieter Hartsook / March 4, 2013 / 1 Comment
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Go Ahead SignBackWPup plugin developer, Daniel Huesken has decided to begin offering a “Pro” version beginning with version 3.0 of the plugin. I don’t have a problem with this and in some cases might recommend the Pro version

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Relevanssi plugin breaks WordPress built-in editor searchs 2

Relevanssi plugin breaks WordPress built-in editor searchs

By Pieter Hartsook / July 2, 2012 / 0 Comments
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Relevanssi plugin breaks WordPress built-in editor searchs 3Relevanssi – A Better Search plugin breaks the search function in the “Media Library’, “Insert Media panel”, and also the ‘Insert link to existing content” in the hyperlink panel.

Relevanssi replaces WordPress default search with a partial-match search that sorts results by relevance instead

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Simple Image Map Creation, but there is a caution flag! 5

Simple Image Map Creation, but there is a caution flag!

By Pieter Hartsook / May 20, 2012 / 0 Comments
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Simple Image Map Creation, but there is a caution flag! 6Someone at our recent Weekly WordPress Support Group at TechLiminal in Oakland CA asked about how to create an image map to use as a navigation feature. There are websites that

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Plugin conflict: Simple Facebook Connect and Grunion Forms 9

Plugin conflict: Simple Facebook Connect and Grunion Forms

By Pieter Hartsook / May 20, 2012 / 0 Comments
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But, if I deactivate Simple Facebook Connect the Grunion forms show up in the post.

Response :

(here’s the current discussion thread on the Simple Facebook Connect support forum  that I started)

Pieter Hartsook:

Simple Facebook Connect still disables the display of Grunion forms (included with Jetpack). The contact form shortcodes are there in the post, but

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Weaver Theme bug

Weaver Theme bug identified & resolved

By Pieter Hartsook / April 28, 2012 / 0 Comments
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While I was configuring options in the Weaver theme (Weaver II-Pro) in preparation for my presentation at the Configurable Themes presentation for the Oakland WordPress Meetup the other day when I discovered a strange behavior when selecting one of Weaver theme’s most useful page-specific options: selecting the One column: No sidebar option.

Weaver Theme bug

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TimThumb security risk and solution – find out if this affects you!

By Pieter Hartsook / September 8, 2011 / 0 Comments
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alertThere is a great post on the background of this problem by Mark Maunder that I recommend you read to understand the severity of the issue:

Technical details and scripts of the WordPress TimThumb.php hack

But even better, Mark has written a WordPress plugin that you can install. It will find any vulnerable copies

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