All Engines Go

Mine Road has officially been updated to WordPress 2.0 and comments Have been re-opened. Lets hope the new version of Spam Karma combined with the new WordPress keep the spam to a minimum. I’ve also changed the design up a bit by modifying the Kubrick template to fit my needs. I’ll be adding some other hacks here and there throughout the next few weeks in order to get everything exactly how I want it.

I must say that I really like the new features in this version of WordPress. The WYSIWIG editor that is installed by default is pretty nice. It has enough features to make posting easier but not overloaded and trying to act like a full fledgedweb based WYSIWIG like FCKeditor. The ability to drag, stretch, and collapse many of the options within the admin is also very nice. Don’t want that positioned there? No Problem! It’s all very Web 2.0.

I’ve also installed a new Livejournal updater plug-in. As Livepress has not been updated for WordPress 2.0 nor seems to have any plans to do so I switched over to the Livejournal Cross Poster. It was a breeze to set up compared to Livepress (3 hours, yes… you read that right). I will have to do some tinkering with it though, I think. I like that it refers people back here to post comments but I think you Livejournal only people should be able to post in LJ if you want!

If this new version continues to treat me as well as it has for the last few hours I’m going to be one happy blogger indeed.

Author: Nick

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2 thoughts on “All Engines Go”

  1. Glad you like my plugin – I created it because I didn’t feel like figuring out just how to use Live+Press, so my ultimate goal was simplicity.

    Anyway, I’m hopefully going to be putting out a new version soon with a few new features. If you send me an e-mail (my address is on my site), I’ll add you to my notification list.

    – Evan

  2. Thanks for the replay Evan, I’ll shoot you an email here in a few. I’ve hacked a few things into the plug-in myself. I’ll send you the changes in a few days.

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