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How does WordPress track users?

How does WordPress track their Wordpress.org application users? I mean, I believe that they keep a record of how many people are downloading it and how many are installing it and where. How do they ...
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Dog encyclopedia website - technology? [closed]

I need a plugin for wordpress that has a similar functions to this wiki http://www.encyklopediapsov.sk/default.aspx This is the dog encyclopedia. I need to create a similar dog encyclopedia website.
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How can I administer a VirtualBox Ubuntu server from host OS?

i am setting up LAMP on ubuntu server 10.10 on virtualbox install from a mac osx 10.5 host. right now, i am using lynx to look at pages in /var/www/ but in setting up wordpress, i am having trouble ...
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How to put code in your blog posts in Wordpress?

How can I write code in wordpress? Like I want to be able to show something like: function foo() { return "bar"; } Is there a plugin? I installed one called Code Markup, but this doesn't add ...
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Can I change an image in a Wordpress theme?

I have Wordpress 3.05 installed on my site and just installed a theme. It looks fine, except for the giant background image at the top, which I'd like to change. I don't see any settings in the ...
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Creating duplicate posts from my WordPress blog over to Posterous

How do I set up my WordPress blog to also post those entries at Posterous? I have the RSS feed from the WordPress site and would like to have it replicate over to the Posterous one without having to ...
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Can I set the default resolution for a YouTube video?

I'm posting some YouTube videos on my WordPress blog, but they always default to 360p, even though I've provided the &hd=1 parameter. The videos can go up to 1080p if the user selects it, and I'd ...
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Will wordpress charge for pointing to my custom domain

i have a small doubt. i have brought a domain name from godaddy eg:-www.btechgirls.com i have a wordpress blog eg:- btechgirls.wordpress.com now i want to use custom domain(www.btechgirls.com) for ...
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Gist on Wordpress

Is it possible to place a gist on a wordpress.com site ?
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Get Wordpress post data for use in an iPhone app

We're moving a website to Wordpress, and I need to modify our iPhone app to get data from the new site. Currently it gets neatly structured data out of our database, but now all data will be stored ...
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has wordpress ditched buddypress?

they removed buddypress category from their showcase, lead developer Andy Peatling is not there, and there are some sad articles on buddypress but nothing specific. Do you know what the status is?
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How do I install a coded wordpress theme into wordpress.com?

I am currently in the process of having my wordpress.com (not .org) theme designed and coded at 99designs.com. They will install the theme for $199USD or I can opt to do it myself. Is it easy to ...
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Is there a way to 2way sync Facebook and self hosted WordPress blog comments [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: How to synchronize comments between Wordpress and Facebook? Is there a way to 2 way sync blog and Facebook comments. Use case: I post on my self hosted WordPress blog. ...
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Integrate google apps with wordpress

I have a domain controlled with google-apps. Now I want blog.mydomain.com to be a wordpress blog. How do I do that?
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What's the best way to migrate away from a free wordpress install

I have a blog on wordpress.com that I'm moving over to one of my own servers. I've got the new server installed and have exported the old content and have put it up on the new server. What I'm now ...
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Is there a way to convert categories of posts into tags?

I currently use categories to tag my posts but I found it not as convenient as using tags. So I want to convert all current categories into tags. How can I do this?
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What does “This post is super-awesome” when creating a new post mean?

I see the checkbox "This post is super-awesome" but not sure what it means. Please explain.
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App for live blogging from Blackberry to WordPress

I'm looking for an app that will let me post content to single WordPress post, inserting each new "post" either at the top or bottom of the article, with a timestamp. I know there's already an WP app ...
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Twitter widget for tweeting the post

Where can I find the Twitter widget that TechCurnch uses to show the number of tweets that particular post has got & to give an option to tweet that post with a single click.
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Is is possible to locate all comments I've entered on all Wordpress blogs?

Wordpress sure seem to know who I am as I only have to enter my email address & name for my little avatar to appear when commenting on others' blogs, but I was wondering if there is any way that I ...
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Can I automatically post something I write for one blog to my other blogs?

I write a blog at some site. When I write a new post to that site, is there a way to automatically post it to my WordPress and Blogger blogs as well?
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Disable update tips from wp-admin page in WordPress site

How can I disable update tips from wp-admin page? My WordPress wp-admin page showing this warning: An automated WordPress update has failed to complete - please attempt the update again now. But ...
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Notification when new comments are posted on my blog

I'm an admin user of my own blog. There was a comment posted on my blog months ago and I know nothing about it until today when I accidentally opened the comments manager in WordPress. How can I get ...
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Is there a way to increase the size of the post editor in WordPress?

The editing textarea in WordPress is too small for anything but short posts. How do I make it bigger?
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How can I change the smilies' appearance in Wordpress?

I chat a lot in Facebook and like the appearance of their emoticons. How can I get this appearance on my blog ? I want to change it from the current one . Can I add more emoticons to the list as ...
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Deleting the Uncategorized Category

I like to categorize all my posts. Is there a way that I can delete this category ? If not Why ?
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How to retrieve forgotten Wordpress Admin password

I want to get my WordPress Blog up and running again (change the theme) but I have forgotten my password. Is there a way to retrieve this without having to reinstall WordPress and lose all my posts ? ...
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How to Import Pages into Wordpress?

[From ed.talmadge] I have a site that would like to migrate to WordPress . My current site contains about 1000 pages that contain just information. No blog articles, ecommerce or anything fancy. I ...
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How to display RSS feed link on Wordpress site?

I have a Wordpress site running WordPress 3.0.1, and I'd like to know how I can display a RSS link on my site so that my readers can subscribe to my update feed. I'd like something like the one at ...
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How to import MSN live blog to wordpress.com blog?

I have my blog at http://vgnam2404.spaces.live.com and I want to move all of the posts (and comments) to my wordpress blog at http://namgivu.wordpress.com. I don't know how to do this. Please help if ...
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How do I stop adverts being shown on a wordpress hosted blog?

I think wordpress shows adverts on blogs/webpages they host, do can I disable the adverts and what does it cost?
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How do I make a “blog” hosted on wordpress look like a website?

How do I use wordpress as a basic CMS without it looking like a blog. I don’t want comments, list of postings etc. I just want some pages that link to each other with menus etc.
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How do I add a retweet button to my wordpress blog?

I have a free version of the wordpress blog, and I've tried adding a retweet button while editing the post in HTML, but it doesn't seem to appear. Any tips?
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Customizing Press This/ Quick posting for Wordpress

I currently use PressThis to reblog posts from mainly Vimeo but other times I just want to quote pieces of articles that I can add my own words to the post. The output PressThis gives is mainly just ...
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Is it possible for Wordpress to get user information from an existing, non-MySQL database?

I'm considering installing Wordpress at example.com/blog. However, example.com functions mainly as a forum/bulletin board, and thus has a user database. I'd like users of example.com to be able to ...
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How do I create a sublist in Wordpress's Wysiwyg with-out editting the HTML?

The title says it all, I want to do this: <ul> <li> <ul> <li></li> <li></li> </ul> </li> <li></li> ...
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Why am I getting an “invalid blogml” error importing into BlogEngine.net

I have a wordpress blog that is hosted on hostgator.com. I am looking at switching to BlogEngine.net. I found the BlogML project up on codeplex to help with the migration. It has a tool called ...
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Does WordPress allow me to mark posts as private?

Suppose I want to start a blog. I would like the "professional" stuff to be public, but the "personal" stuff should only be accessible to friends and family (i.e., accessible only to those users to ...
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OpenID, Gmail, Facebook, Yahoo login for Wordpress [closed]

I am looking for a way to allow users from different sites OpenID Gmail Facebook Yahoo AOL to login with their respective username/id. An example can be seen on this page Is there something like ...
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Is there a Wordpress plugin that will tweet when a scheduled post is posted?

I know there are tons of Twitter/Wordpress plugins out there, but so far I have not been able to get one to do what I need. I have lots of scheduled posts. When a scheduled post goes like, I would ...
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Wordpress plugin for post approval by editors

I'm looking for a WordPress plugin that will add approval functionality to post. For example, I want all new posts to be approved by at least 3 other editors before it can be published. Do you know ...
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How to integrate Google Analytics with my free wordpress.com blog?

I'm missing the plugin menu in wordpress.com since it is a free account, so I couldn't integrate google analytics through plugins. Is there another way to integrate the wordpress.com blog to google ...
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Latex on Wordpress?

What's the best way to incorporate LaTeX into a wordpress blog? It should render in every major browser (IE, FF, Safari, and Chrome).
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How to turn a blog into a book?

Does anyone have any experience converting a blog into a book, and if so: What software did you use? How was your experience? I use Wordpress for my blogging.
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How do I import my Wordpress comments into Disqus?

I installed the Disqus plugin for my Wordpress blog. How can I import my old comments into the plugin?
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How to synchronize comments between Wordpress and Facebook?

I import my Wordpress posts into my Facebook account as Notes. I end up having two separate sets of comments for the same blog post this way. Is there any way to do a two-way synchronize these ...
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Post bookmarklet on wordpress.com

I have a blog on wordpress.com and would like to post a bookmarklet I have written there. However, wordpress.com breaks the URL string. Is there any way I can post it? For example, if I enter a ...
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Good wordpress.com features/tricks to know (for beginners) [closed]

I am to give a talk on wordpress.com to a beginner audience, and am searching for as many features of wordpress.com that are "important to share" with them. So basic things like "writing a post" is ...
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How do I add reCaptcha to my WordPress.com blog? [closed]

Question is in the title. What are the specific steps involved?
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How can I put a Twitter “tweet” in my Blog

Currently I think I would just screen shot a popular tweet from @aplusk or someone else I am trying to reference but I am always stuck with cropping People say I could have "photoshopped" it and it ...