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Topic: CMS

Content Management System - Because static web pages are so last century. Examples: ExpressionEngine, WordPress, Drupal and the like.

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What’s New with WordPress 3.9

Consumed => “What You Need To Know About WordPress 3.9” by Tyler Longren on Smashing Magazine.

WordPress Rules The Web. (So Where’s The Money?)

Consumed => “WordPress: The Internet’s Mother Tongue” by J.J. Colao on Forbes.

Not all IBLs are created equal

Answered => “Geo-Domain Centralization – Helps or Hurts a Long-Term Campaign?” on Quora.

Spring is here! And so is

FYI => Launched! Honest, clean & thorough, just like the GL brand itself, this ExpressionEngine driven website showcases Gregs Landscaping’s’ full range of services.

Look ma! I did the EE dev for…

FYI => Look ma! I did some of that—the CMS web dev / ExpressionEngine part. I’m going to do a formal “launched” post in soon. But until then I figured I should mention that Shanachie Entertainment’s press release made it Yahoo News. My slice was the ExpressionEngine development and a bit of jquery. […]

WordPress plugin: EZ Widget 2 v0.5.4 (beta)

FYI => Now officially in beta, WordPress plugin EZ Widget 2. Almost identical to EZ Widget 1 but EZ w2 supports WordPress capabilities. Don’t forget to read the ReadMe.txt for complete details.

WordPress plugin: EZ Widget 1 v0.5.4 (beta)

FYI => After pushing past a number of priorities and distractions, I’m finally ready to present to you WordPress plugin EZ Widget 1. Drum roll please…

No website is the new black?

Consumed => “4 Reasons Your Web Site Sits at the Heart of Your Social Strategy” by John Bell on the Digital Influence Mapping Project.

Custom post types in WordPress

Bookmarked => “How to Create a FAQ Page with WordPress and Custom Post Types” by Sumeet Chawla on Net Tuts.

Got a passion? Become a (self) publisher

Bookmarked => “75+ WordPress Magazine Themes To Start a Professional Magazine” by Lars on Tripwire Magazine.

More on reducing duplicate content

Consumed => “The complete guide to duplicate content” by Joost de Valk on Yoast.

11 Ways to improve your landing pages

Consumed => “7 Ways to Improve Your Landing Pages” by Megan Leap on Marketing Profs.

ExpressionEngine 2.0: From development to production

Bookmarked => “Move from Development to Production on EE 2” on Expression Engine Wiki.

There’s no such thing as too many WordPress themes

Bookmarked => “15 Fresh, Unique and Free WordPress Themes” on SpeckyBoy.

Cranking up the Falco marketing machine

While the PPC CTR is healthy, we’ve both come to believe that landing pages crafted for traffic that comes in via PPC is what FD needs.

Getting to know WordPress Custom Posts

Consumed => “WordPress Custom Post Types Guide” by John Gadbois on

Expression Engine: Nested category pairs

ExpressionEngine gets sticky when you also need to list any categories associated with a channel entry within that loop.

Godzilla vs. WordPress (As A CMS)

Bookmarked => “90+ Best Plugins and Themes to Turn WordPress into a Powerful CMS” by Dustin Betonio on

Moving Right Along

Update: Completed and fine tuned a bit more of the new Recovery Revolution web site.

Pretty In Pink Links

Bookmarked => “10 Useful Lesser Known WordPress Plug-ins” by Hyde on