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WPGB Frequently Asked Questions (FAQs)

Thaya Kareeson

So recently I’ve been pretty busy with things so I haven’t had the chance to catch up with my WordPress work. I finally came back to check my support forum and found that a bunch of people are NOT searching the forum for answers, but instead just posting their questions to the forum. This makes me very irritated since the whole point of the forum is to try to prevent redundant questions-answers. Anyhow, I will compile a list of frequently asked questions about WP Greet Box on this article.
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WP BTBuckets WordPress Plugin

Thaya Kareeson

This plugin is now being supported and developed by the official BTBuckets team.

Today I would like to announce the release of ‘WP BTBuckets’ WordPress plugin, a plugin that integrates the BTBuckets service into your WordPress blog, giving your blog the ability to dynamically morph depending on who your visitors are. Now you can target your visitors based on their visiting behavior. Let me explain how behavioral targeting works by showing you an example from my fitness blog and how it changes depending on who’s visiting:

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Troubleshooting WP Minify with FirePHP

Thaya Kareeson
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WP Minify should work out of the box for many people. For the rest of you, who tinker and venturing into advanced options and experimenting, you’ll probably run into issues causing your minify calls to return “400 Bad Request” code. Here’s a quick troubleshooting guide on how to debug this error message quickly and efficiently.
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Released WP Minify 0.9.0

Thaya Kareeson
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WP Minify version 0.9.0 is here!

What’s new this release?

This version of WP Minify has the following enhancements.

  1. Added SSL option to force http -> https on secured pages.
  2. Updated common.php and some other maintenance.

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How Do You Plugin/Theme Developers Make Money?

Thaya Kareeson

I just read a recent post on Vladimir Prelovac’s blog titled “The Future of Free“, and I totally agree with this. My question is, without putting a price on my WordPress plugins, how do I make people appreciate all the work I’ve put into them? I think the WordPress community is too used to getting things for free. You can download and install tons of plugins/themes completely free of charge. Here are some questions for you on this topic (along with my own personal answers):
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Released WP Greet Box 6.0.0

Thaya Kareeson
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WP Greet Box version 6.0.0 is here!

What’s new this release?

That’s right 6.0.0!! This version of WP Greet Box has the following enhancements.

  1. Re-architected the plugin to have a smaller footprint for visitors.
  2. Added DZone (Thank you Matthew Schmidt).
  3. Added UI on post/page edit form to exclude greet box from showing up on current post/page
  4. Updated it_IT translation by Gianni Diurno.
  5. Fixed translation strings and updated .pot file.
  6. Fixed broken CSS when both rounded corners and drop shadow options are unchecked.

Here are some addition notable point release changes for version 6.0.x:

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How to Add Ads Inside Your Post Content

Thaya Kareeson

As a webmaster, it is always good to experiment with advertisement placements to maximize your ad revenue. One possible ad placement is in the middle of your posts. One way to do this is to manually include the ad into every one of your post text (I’m not a big fan of this idea). The better way to do it is to modify your theme to automatically show this ad in your posts’ content. Since it’s a bit tricky, I’d like to share a quick tip on how to do this.
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Easy Way to Improve Your Search Engine Ranking

Thaya Kareeson

One of my WP-Minify users emailed me the other day referencing me to this post on the Google Adsense blog. In summary, the article says that Google will start including your site speed to figure out how you rank in their search results page.

I believe that Google is doing the right thing here. I also believe that top sites that show up on search results pages shouldn’t be overly slow (else it’ll ruin my search experience).

WP-Minify and WP Super Cache are the two easiest things you can implement on your WordPress blog to give you site a huge speed boost. You should definitely take an hour out of your day to install these two plugins to make sure Google won’t de-rank you due to your site speed.

Also make sure to spread the word to your friends and followers about this!

Released WP Minify 0.8.0

Thaya Kareeson
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WP Minify version 0.8.0 is here!

What’s new this release?

This version of WP Minify has the following enhancements.

  1. Added ability to de-dupe sources
  2. Added ability to manually specify location of minified JS and CSS files.
  3. Fixed XHTML compliance bugs
  4. Cleaned empty lines in HTML output

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Released WP Greet Box 5.7.0

Thaya Kareeson
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WP Greet Box version 5.7.0 is here!

What’s new this release?

This version of WP Greet Box has the following enhancements.

  1. Added Designerfix and Web Design News by Dale Crum.
  2. Added be_BY translation by Marcis G..
  3. Fixed Google Buzz icon file name typo.

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