November 2014 archive

Security update of WordPress

20 minutes ago started rolling out a security update to several of the latest releases. By default, this update will happen automatically (automagically ;) ). But in case you have, turned off the automatic update, then this is gor you. The update fixes a whole bunch of XSS (Cross-site scripting) vulnerabilities that you WANT …

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Virtual version of Östhammars Poetry street on Google maps

Recently, the main activities of the Festival of Words in the small Swedish city Östhammar occured. A part of the festival was the “Poetry Street”, where quite a few short poems on the festivals theme (for the year 2014, the topic is freedom) were on display in the windows of various shops in the centre …

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Create your first WP plugin to start using Google analytics, while excluding yourself from tracking

Screenshot excerpt: Real time view of events in Google analytics

You know the situation: You make your wordpress site a little bit better every day. But: How many visitors do you have? Where do they come from? What pages are they reading? And how do they react to various articles and changes on your site? Right, you need statistics. One of the most convenient ways …

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