Redirect Feed Links to follow.it using .htaccess

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Feedburner used to a powerful tool for RSS feeds publishing and subscriber management. However, feedburner will unlikely leave its maintenance mode because there has been no new features yet less features for quite some years. But RSS feed is still an important part of the Web supported by many software such as WordPress. follow.it is
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How to filter bbpress content in WordPress

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In WordPress, we can filter the post content by adding a filter to the_content: add_filter('the_content', 'inline_markdown_pre_process_shortcode2', 7); But how to filter the content for bbpress contents? bbpress topic and reply (they are separated) content have their own filters: bbp_get_topic_content and bbp_get_reply_content. For example, add_filter(‘bbp_get_topic_content’, ‘my_plugin_custom_bbp_function’); add_filter(‘bbp_get_reply_content’, ‘my_plugin_custom_bbp_function’); function my_plugin_custom_bbp_function($content) { return ‘my_plugin_custom_bbp_function processed: ‘.$content; }

How to make WordPress regenerate the thumbnails after I changing the media aspects?

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I recently changes the media aspects. The problem is that the existing thumbnails are not changed to the new aspects. How to make WordPress regenerate the thumbnails after I changing the media aspects? The “Regenerate Thumbnails” works like a charm for me: https://wordpress.org/plugins/regenerate-thumbnails/ . It allows you to regenerate your thumbnails after changing the thumbnail
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How to redirect WordPress search query to Google CSE?

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How to redirect WordPress search query to Google CSE? You can configure Google CSE to read the query variable (by default, it is q). Then, in your WordPress’s .htaccess file, add these 2 lines RewriteCond %{QUERY_STRING} ^s=(.*)$ RewriteRule ^ https://www.google.com/cse/publicurl?cx=xyz&q=%1 [R,L] Here, “https://www.google.com/cse/publicurl?cx=xyz” is your CSE’s public URL or the webpage that contains the Google
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How to install WordPress Buddy Press template?

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How to install WordPress Buddy Press template? Themes for BuddyPress are available at:http://wordpress.org/extend/themes/tags/buddypress Make sure that the theme tagged as “buddypress” is compatible with the BP/WP version activated in your server. As of BuddyPress 1.7, BuddyPress works with most any WordPress out of the box. BuddyPress 1.7 includes base template files that should fit into
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How to allow pre tag in WordPress comments?

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How to allow pre tag in WordPress comments? You can add a filter hook for pre_comment_approved: <?php function filter_handler( $approved , $commentdata ) { // inspect $commentdata to determine approval, disapproval, or spam status return $approved; } add_filter( ‘pre_comment_approved’ , ‘filter_handler’ , ’99’, 2 ); ?> Reference: https://codex.wordpress.org/Plugin_API/Filter_Reference/pre_comment_approved

WordPress theme TwentyFourteen interfere with AddThis Welcome Bar

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The AddThis welcome bar will make a empty gap on top of the WordPress webpage with the TwentyFourteen wordpress theme. Is there a fix for it? You will find AddThis will add this div to the webpage: <div class=”addthis_bar_placeholder” style=”height: 46px;”></div> which cause the problem. A little trick that works is to set that div’s
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How to reset the Disqus WordPress plugin installation

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How to reset the Disqus WordPress plugin installation? After deactivating/activating the Disqus WordPress plugin, the ID and others are the same as the old ones. What I need is to change the Disqus forum ID for a WordPress installation. Find all the tuples in the _option table of WordPress that contains “disqus” and delete them.
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Installing WordPress in a sub directory while working for the whole site

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How to install WordPress in a sub directory while working for the whole site? Putting the WordPress files in the root directory seems messy. A method is introduced here: http://codex.wordpress.org/Giving_WordPress_Its_Own_Directory The process to move WordPress into its own directory is as follows: Create the new location for the core WordPress files to be stored (we
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Broken links checker for sites

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Tools to check broken links for websites. This tool is great for broken link checking: http://www.brokenlinkcheck.com/ . It check all your site automatically. W3C also has a tool to check a single page: http://validator.w3.org/checklink There is also an open-source tool LinkChecker: http://wummel.github.io/linkchecker/ If you are using WordPress, a plugin is also available: http://wordpress.org/plugins/broken-link-checker/

Excerpt in homepage, category, tag and author pages for WordPress theme Twenty Thriteen

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Excerpt in homepage, category, tag and author pages for WordPress theme Twenty Thriteen. Also add the “read more” link after the excerpt. The patch: diff –git a/wp-content/themes/twentythirteen/content.php b/wp-content/themes/twentythirteen/content.php index 4f61b22..53b4686 100644 — a/wp-content/themes/twentythirteen/content.php +++ b/wp-content/themes/twentythirteen/content.php @@ -30,7 +30,7 @@ </div><!– .entry-meta –> </header><!– .entry-header –> – <?php if ( is_search() ) : // Only display
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How to change the maximum execution time and memory size allowed for PHP

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I see this message in the error log of httpd: PHP Fatal error: Maximum execution time of 30 seconds exceeded in and PHP Fatal error: Allowed memory size of 268435456 bytes exhausted How to change them to a longer and larger value? To change the allowed maximum memory usage of PHP: Set memory_limit = 256M
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How to install WordPress on Fedora 19

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How to install the latest WordPress on a newly installed Fedora 19? Thanks! First, install the LAMP (you already have ‘L’) stack: # yum install httpd php php-mysql mysql-server php-gd and start these services: # systemctl start mysqld.service httpd.service Then, install WordPress on the LAMP stack following the tutorials on the Web. Two good ones
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WordPress: How to use Markdown for writing posts

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I like the Markdown editor whick is widely used (e.g. This site) and very convenient to use. How to add a Markdown editor for WordPress? I tried some plugins and find they have their strengthens and disadvantages. Here are my requirements: Compatible with my existing posts. They should still display well. I can accept minimum
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Adding custom buttons to the WordPress HTML Editor

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However, there is only limited buttons in the default WordPress HTML editor. How to custom the HTML editor buttions? I like HTML editors with BBCode in WordPress and totally disable the Visual Editor. However, there is only limited buttons in the default WordPress HTML editor. I found a plugin to custom the HTML editor buttions.
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