Archive for May, 2010:

bb press security options

There are a bewlidering array of plugins that try and control security settings within bbPress. Which one(s) to use?? The plugins don’t appear to be categorised in any useful manner so I’ve trawled through and here’s my list: Registration Approve user registration – adds a manual check Clickcha – adds a visual puzzle to forms

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Chris Cardell Snail Mail Spam

I received an interesting envelope in the mail yesterday, with a newspaper cutting and a handwritten post it note headed ‘Douglas’ and signed curiously ‘J’. Reading the cutting I very quickly became suspicious – it is written in the ‘advertorial’ style, i.e. blatently advertising a particular product but written in a sycophantic editorial fashion. The

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Using BuddyPress groups with bbPress

See my installation notes on setting the whole WordPress/BuddyPress/bbPress installation up. 1. install wordpress MU, BuddyPress and bbPress Although that gets the basic setup going if you want to use display the forums as part of a Group you still need to do one or two other things to integrate these two together: 2. go

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Installation of WordPress MU 2.9.2, BuddyPress 1.2.3 and bbPress 1.0

I made these notes as I went along, if you take a step out of turn as I did on more than one occasion you will probably have to start from scratch with your installation. The installation of these three provides you with a good platform for a social network. I used this to setup

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