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bp_has_groups() Awesomeness!

By The Mighty Mo! Design Co. / February 21, 2012 / Comments Off on bp_has_groups() Awesomeness!

I wrote a couple of days ago about how I customized the bp_has_groups() function to alphabetize my “All Groups” page in BuddyPress. But I have since been using that function to customize all sorts of things. For example, the Group Authors List plugin by Eric Johnson displays a list of the most recently active 20…

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About .pot, .po, and .mo Translation Files in BuddyPress

By The Mighty Mo! Design Co. / February 19, 2012 / Comments Off on About .pot, .po, and .mo Translation Files in BuddyPress

I have been using Eric Johnson’s BuddyPress Custom Groups Name plugin for a few years on a site and recently discovered that it stopped working properly on all of the BuddyPress components. The issue is that the default BuddyPress theme has updated some of its translation definitions. So, I had to figure out how to…

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How to Import PodPress Audio URLs

By The Mighty Mo! Design Co. / January 18, 2012 / Comments Off on How to Import PodPress Audio URLs

I ran into a real bugger of a problem tonight when attempting to import a WordPress site using the Importer plugin. The problem arose, because the importer does not get all of the data out of the “wp_postmeta” table. In fact, it misses or messes up the audio urls that PodPress uses. The solution I…

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Edits Not Being Saved in Adobe Lightroom 3 on Export

By The Mighty Mo! Design Co. / November 6, 2011 /

I am writing this post to help save some soul(s) some time and frustration. Usually I use Adobe Photoshop to edit photos for my WordPress sites.  Today I decided to give Adobe’s Lightroom software a try. I opened Adobe Lightroom 3 for the first time and found that my photo edits were not being included…

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WordPress Classes in Minneapolis and St. Paul

By The Mighty Mo! Design Co. / October 28, 2011 /

I am working on a series of beginner WordPress classes for College of Visual Arts in St. Paul and CoCo in Minneapolis.  So far I have found creating a curriculum to be difficult.  The central question that I am wrestling with is, “Who is a WordPress beginner?” There are beginners who fully understand the WordPress interface…

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