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WordPress and Tracking Downloads via Google Analytics

Tracking a website’s traffic, one of the many functions that Webmasters will always end of performing (whether they are Guru’s, SEO and Google Analytics Professionals, Web Developers, WordPress Professionals, etc.) for their client. One of the more ‘finer’ tools at their disposal is Google Analytics. SEO Professionals make ‘GOOD’ money knowing the in’s/out’s of Google Analytics.…

WordPress Zen: Social Network Plugins

This is not so much a “How To” guide as much as it is a mild warning to the developers of Social Network plugins for WordPress. I run another WordPress powered website for Comics In Action, an improv comedy troupe I organize. So, I’ve played around with various Social Network plugins for various networking websites…

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Changing the WordPress 2.7 Blogroll Title

Many of the “sidebar” additions were not “widget-ized” back in the pre-Wordpress-v2.5 days. Meaning; much of the sidebar(s) content had to be “hard-coded”. Now, for those knowledgeable enough with programming in PHP, it’s a slightluy different story. They could edit their Theme’s sidebar.php file and manipulate their own Blogroll text to read as whatever they…

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podcasting with podPress

On another website I manage, we have been toying around with the idea of podcasting a few of the audio and video tracks we have accumulated over the years. The only problem is this: How in the heck does one ‘podcast’? Now, some of my friends have done it with much success (of course, because…