Plugin Update: Akismet 2.5.6

Prevent retry scheduling problems on sites where wp_cron is misbehaving Preload mshot previews Modernize the widget code Fix a bug where comments were not held for moderation during an error condition Improve the UX and display when comments are temporarily held due to an error Make the Check For Spam button force a retry when […]

Upgrade to WordPress 3.3.2

On Tuesday April 23 between 4:00 – 5:00 PM, UBC CMS will be upgraded to run on WordPress version 3.3.2. This is a security upgrade and no functional changes are expected with this release. No down time is expected.

Couple of new plugins: Use Google Libraries & Google Analytics for WordPress

We have added two new plugins to UBC CMS. Use Google Libraries – “Allows your site to use common javascript libraries from Google’s AJAX Libraries CDN, rather than from WordPress’s own copies.” – Google Analytics for WordPress – “Track your WordPress site easily and with lots of metadata: views per author & category, automatic tracking […]

UBC CMS update to 3.3

On December 22nd, 2011, UBC CMS will be updated to run on the latest release of WordPress. No down time is expected. The new WordPress 3.3 update improves the experience for both users and developers. For current UBC CMS users, the most noticeable difference will be a new top administration bar. This video provides an […]

Theme Update

This morning we update the theme again. Added a few shortcodes: the_post_thumbnail_src, odd-even, post-class list of available short-codes We also added a Header Widget area that has to be enabled in Dashboard -> Appearances -> Theme Options ->Display Options, to be used We also improved the rendering of the feed shortcode when it is the […]

WordPress Update to version 3.1.3

We are upgraded to 3.1.3 this was a bug/security release no functional changes.

On a roll, another theme update

We are on a roll, today we performed another theme update. One thing that might effect your site is how we treat table HTML elements. Tables will now always have borders by default. In case you want to remove the border from the table you can copy and paste this into your custom css. table,td, […]

WP Socializer Plugin Discontinued

Just wanted to let people know that we are discontinuing the WP Socialize Plugin, because it was unstable. The plugin would sometimes hide parts of the page content. We have replaced the plugin with ShareDaddy. If you are looking into adding social media share links into your site, there is documentation on the wiki – […]

Theme Update

We will be performing CLF theme update. The following changes are going to take place on Wednesday, May 11, 2011 at 6:00 a.m: SEO settings add meta description to each page and post and change the html title tag to your hearts’ content. There is also a sample preview what your particular page might look […]

New Plugin Added: Sharedaddy & Gravity Forms Directory & Addons

Today we have installed two new plugins: Sharedaddy. Share your posts with Twitter, Facebook, and a host of other services. You can configure services to appear as icons, text, or both. Some services have additional options to display smart buttons, such as Twitter, which will update the number of times the post has been shared. […]