Posted in Essential

Plugin review: Hide Comment Author Link

This plugin frustrates spammers by removing the field in which they post their spammy links.

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New plugin announcement: Hide featured image on all single page/post

I made a new thing — a plugin to turn off featured image display in all single WordPress pages and posts, for use with themes that display them stupidly.

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Plugin review: Lightbox for the Default Gallery & Image Block…

This provides an essential function that really should be baked into WordPress. When you click to enlarge an image, a modern, professional site doesn’t navigate away from the current page to do that.

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Posted in Marketing

Plugin Review: Featured Images in RSS for Mailchimp & Other Email

As described elsewhere on this site, you can use the RSS feature of WordPress, in conjunction with automatic newsletters in email service providers such as…

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Posted in Performance Plugins

Plugin review: Perfect Images + Retina

When you upload an image to your WordPress media library, WordPress automatically creates copies of the image at different scalings. The basic WordPress engine generates…

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Plugin review: Broken Link Checker

The free Broken Link Checker plugin from WPMU DEV is something you’ll pretty much want on every site. Broken links can occur at any time…

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Plugin review: All-in-One WP Migration

A common issue during web development is that you have the site at one URL, and you want to move the whole thing to a…

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Plugin review: Redirection

Redirection by John Godley. I used to have one website for my writing projects — tylertork.com. Then I split it out into two — the…

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Plugin review: Auto Upload Images

I set up this website to separate out my technical work from my fiction writing. Fiction on tylertork.com (it’s really excellent fiction BTW), nonfiction here….

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Plugin review: Stop User Enumeration

There are bots out there, roaming the Internet poking at websites, trying to break in. These aren’t ninja assassins coming after you in particular —…

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