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Ice Breaker – Free WordPress Domain Parking Theme

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Ice Breaker is a free WordPress domain parking theme that I just released over at Custom Theme. It has four different color options, custom widgets, among other interesting features. I know this isn’t the typical WordPress theme you see around here, mainly because it’s not made for content. The main purpose of this theme is

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Security Alert – Upgrade to WordPress 2.8.4 Now

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There is a security exploit going around, and it could affect anyone not using the most up-to-date version of WordPress at the moment, which is WordPress 2.8.4. Lorelle has a good writeup on how old WordPress versions are under attack. To summarize, here’s what to look out for if you think your WordPress site may

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Photocrati – Photography WordPress Themes

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This is just a quick announcement post about a photography blog I recently came across with an interesting business model: selling WordPress themes on the side. As you can imagine, they are photography-oriented themes. At the moment, they have five different themes priced at $59 each, or you could get them all for $99. All

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WordPress Weekend Resources – August 14, 2009

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Another couple weeks have gone by, so here’s another set of WordPress weekend resources. How to disable scripts and styles – In this post, Justin Tadlock goes over how to disable scripts and styles added to your WordPress sites by plugins. This has a number of uses, for example if you don’t want the Contact

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WordPress 2.8.4 Released

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As predicted, WordPress 2.8.4 has been released. No surprise here, after news about the admin password reset “exploit” issue surfaced yesterday. Yeah, there’s some arguments over whether it’s a security issue or not, but it can be pretty annoying if you get hit by it. It’s highly recommended you upgrade immediately. This is a pretty

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WordPress 2.8.3 Security Fix: Admin Password Reset

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Just found out about a potentially annoying WordPress 2.8.3 security issue. Basically, anyone can reset your admin password without any confirmation. This could be a major annoyance if someone decides to reset your admin password constantly. I just tested this (on one of my own test blogs, of course) and it actually works. After anyone

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WordPress 2.8.3 Released

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WordPress 2.8.3 was just released, just a couple weeks after the last one. This is a security update, so it’s highly recommended you upgrade immediately. What exactly is fixed? According to Ryan Boren, some things that were supposed to be fixed in 2.8.2, as he “missed some places when fixing the privilege escalation issues.” No

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