Buddypress and Me

Buddypress and Me

I have ended my relationship with Buddypress, and am no longer using it on any of my blogs. In this relationship it really was me, and had nothing to do with them. Buddypress came a long way from when I started with their community plugin. At first, it was a difficult...

Page Speed, Image Optimizing, And Caching

I ceased the experiment with Google pagespeed mainly because I changed hosts. The hosting I have has Cloudflare as a recommended default. Cloudflare has been updating most of the time I have been using it, so I can’t really report on whether it is helpful or...

The Newer Model: WP Twenty Twelve

Although I liked the Twenty Eleven theme for WordPress, I changed the Advent Blog to the newer version theme. One of the reasons was that I found the header was too large for my blog post style, and the Twenty Twelve had more features that I liked. Of course the...

Getting Social About It

The social plugins out there are familiar to all of us, who read blogs and who make them. I’ve used a number of them, but just added one to this blog: Shareaholic. I’ve seen it on other blogs and always liked the look. If it works out well here, I think I...
Buddypress and Me

My Favorite WordPress Plugins

I have new favorites. I’ve been replacing some of the old favorites and adding new plugins that accomplish important tasks… here is the scoop. Plugin Good For Ads For Adsense I used to use Easy Adsense until it changed into something second rate, not to go...