Episode 50 of The WordPress Podcast is made possible by Mozy- the world’s most popular backup service, proving simple, automatic and secure backups for your important files, and GoDaddy – world’s largest domain name registrar and provider of shared, dedicated and virtual dedicated hosting plans.
Included in this episode:
- Frederick Ding asks about saving changes he’s made to plugins while updating.
- WordPress 2.7.1 released
- WordPress.tv launched
- Ed Morita of Hawaii actually tattooed the official WordPress logo permanently on his right-forearm.
- WP Greet Box shows a different greeting message to your new visitors depending on their referrer url. For example, when a Digg user clicks through from Digg, they will see a message reminding them to digg your post if they like it. Another example, when a visitor clicks through from Twitter, they will see a message suggesting them to twit the post and follow you on Twitter. You can also set a default greeting message for new visitors (not matching any referrer URLs) suggesting them to subscribe to your RSS feed.
- Post Templates saves frequently used posts and their formatting as templates to reduce retyping or cut and paste.