Winamp is retiring. Here’s a goodbye to it. Also time to look at some alternatives.
Spotted this a few minutes back. This is a good move from Twitter. You don’t need to follow back anyone to receive DMs. This takes out the mandatory followback requirement to chat with someone out. Though that user needs to follow you first to send DM. That requirement hasn’t changed. Although this is a global option… Continue reading Twitter now allows you to get DMs from your followers without following back
I stopped using tags on this blog for the reason they were too much and not really relevant or helpful. Am giving them a try again and see if I can manage them better now. They might remain or might go depending on how well I can work with them. Wish me luck.
Need an alternative to Akismet plugin for your WordPress blog?
WordPress.com has made a big change in how they make their free themes available to the self hosted blogs. Earlier some of the themes were made available on the WordPress.org theme directory or via the author’s sites. But now WP.com is hosting all the free themes at their own site. Not only this, the themes you will download from WordPress.com can be updated via dashboard. So head now to their free themes library to download and use any of those themes on your self hosted blogs.
Child theme is arguably the best thing that happened to WordPress themes. But still I see many people who create a child theme incorrectly use wordpress functions to refer to the images and stylesheets which result in broken urls. WordPress provides four functions to refer to the different files inside parent and child themes: get_template_directory(),… Continue reading How to reference files properly in parent/child themes?