March 2011

Comment Rating Plug-in

This plug-in written by Bob King allows visitors to your site to rate the comments to your posts.  They can give each post either a thumbs up or a thumbs down and the cumulative rating for each post is displayed.  Here is a list of the features: Now there’s a companion plugin which display comments […]

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Recommended WordPress Plugins

There are thousands of WordPress plugins available.  The following list are the ones that I use on every one of my websites.  Some of these I have written reviews on already.  Over time I plan to write a review on each and every one of them.  This will just be a list of the plugins […]

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What is Web 3.0?

First a little history.  What is now considered Web 1.0 was the standard way of doing websites for most of the history of the web.  Static HTML (Hypertext Markup Language) web pages that weren’t much more than on-line versions of hardcopy brochures or periodicals.  In the early days web authors were forced to code HTML […]

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What is Akismet?

If you have a WordPress based blog or web-site I’m sure you’ve seen that it comes with a plugin called Akismet.  You might not know what it can do for you.  This handy little plugin helps defend your website against spam comments. One of the factors in web-site rankings is links from other sites.  Comment […]

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