What’s a Great WordPress Plugin for Adding Video?

WordPress Plugins

Want a better way to add videos to your WordPress-powered website? While WordPress 3.6 allows you to embed video players for uploaded media directly into any post or page, you may appreciate more control with these advanced tools and plugins. ContentRobot Recommends: Viper’s Video Quicktags Viper’s Video Quicktags allows easy and XHTML valid posting of … Read More

Is Your WordPress Blog Hackable?

Blogging, WordPress Plugins

ContentRobot has been assisting bloggers to clean up a few hacks in recent weeks. Mostly they were compromised with the so-called TimThumb vulnerability that was discovered last year. What Does TimThumb Do? Timthumb.php, which is included in many WordPress themes and some plugins, is an on-the-fly image resizing utility. Unfortunately, older versions of the script … Read More

Our Favorite Plugins: Viper's Video Quicktags

WordPress Plugins

Want to easy include videos in your posts? Look no further than the robust Viper’s Videos Quicktag plugin. How to Use It Upon successful install, you’ll find new video icons in the Write panel. To embed a video, simply click the icon from the video site you wish to use, then copy and paste the … Read More

Our Favorite Plugins: Simple Trackback Validation

WordPress Plugins

The Simple Trackback Validation Plugin performs simple tests on all incoming trackbacks to eliminate trackback spam from being published on your site as a comment. According to the developers, the plugin does the following when a trackback is received: Checks if the IP address of the trackback sender is equal to the IP address of … Read More

Our Favorite Plugins: Akismet

WordPress Plugins

Blogs and spam seem to best friends, but fortunately Akismet can help you dramatically squelch those awful comments from reaching your adoring audience. Included in every release of WordPress (it’s an Automattic-authored plugin after all), The WeFixWP team has trapped millions and millions of spam comments for our clients – and our own blogs, too … Read More

Our Favorite Plugins: All in One SEO Pack

WordPress Plugins

The All in One SEO Pack plugin is currently rated the second most popular plugin on WordPress.org, and it’s certainly not an accident. Since the WeFixWP team first stumbled upon it, we have recommended it all all our clients as a simple way to convince popular search engines such as Google, Yahoo, and MSN to … Read More

WordPress For iPhone to be Launched Soon

WordPress, WordPress Plugins

The WordPress team is launching its WordPress for iPhone application sometime soon, in conjunction with Apple’s iTunes App store. Features include: Support for multiple blogs Creating and editing posts Uploading photos from your library or the camera Privacy settings Now you can manage your WordPress blog wherever you are. Click on the image above to … Read More