CrowdAbout.us – Podcasts go interactive

Bob and I have both lamented about the ever growing spread of social media tools geared towards expanding and engaging one’s community. I’ve dabbled in some of them, each of which addresses a specific need for community building. Today, Carter Harkins...

YouTube and Crime Stoppers

I usually only watch fun stuff so I tend to miss some of the amazing uses of YouTube. For example, the Hamilton Police Force has posted footage from a surveillance video camera on YouTube in the hopes that someone will be able to help them solve a crime.  While I...

Ultimate Tag Warrior tags vanish in WordPress 2.1

If you are running the Ultimate Tag Warrior plugin (version 3.1415926) on your WordPress site, you should know that there is a bug when you upgrade to WordPress 2.1 that results in the disappearance of UTW tags from a post when a comment is submitted. The good news...

Never upgrade before you go out

You’d think I’d know better.  You’re wrong. For some reason I decided to upgrade this site to WordPress 2.1 before my band practice. Of course, the Listens and Reads blocks aren’t displaying the links they should be, the header is displaying...

PodPress v6.9 released

For those of you who were patiently waiting for PodPress Player fixes (including the 100-day graph bug) and features, your wait is now over. Dan released PodPress v6.9 earlier today.

FireStats and Sociable incompatibility fixed

Last week I raved about at WordPress stats plugin called FireStats. As part of my post, I noted that there was a minor presentation problem in the admin interface which turned out to be an incompatibility between FireStats and the Sociable plugin. Omry Yadan, the...