The difference between an announcement and a sticky post

I use the plugin Lester Chan’s WP Sticky on almost all of my blogs. It’s a terrific plugin that allows me to leave a specific post above all others, no matter what it’s age is. Recently another blogger asked what the difference was between an announcement and a sticky post. …

How to add a print option to your posts

I found a WordPress plugin that allows me to offer a print option on every post. The plugin is called WPPrint and it’s free. I downloaded it from Lester Chan’s site at http://lesterchan.net/wordpress/readme/wp-print.html and uploaded it to my server. At first I installed it in the index php file as …

How to thank first time commenters

I recently learned of a plugin for WordPress that once activated will send an email to your blog’s first time commenters. It can be found at http://www.justinshattuck.com/comment-relish/ and it’s called Comment Relish. It’s easy to install and use. Once you’ve downloaded the zip file, install it into the plugin directory …