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WebFaction joins GoDaddy
Tuesday · June 18, 2019 · 03:20:12 PM
bici wrote #318528: Thanks. But i am still not sure as to whether we need to install Admirer on our local desktop or whether it is available via a web interface on the hosting provider? I am assuming that ...

Alternatives to Sequel Pro to manage DB’s ?
Tuesday · June 18, 2019 · 05:06:10 AM
+1 on the nightlies. There are issues with newer MySQL releases on the ‘proper’ releases, especially with MySQL 8.*. A skim through the issues will provide a good overview of the general feeling.

A user complains - editing a long article on an iPad.
Tuesday · June 18, 2019 · 04:01:49 AM
The lady needs to edit a longish article (~1500 words). She’s using an iPad (the 9.7inch non-pro model, but it doesn’t really seem to matter). Hive is the theme in use. The textarea is nicely (hmm&h...

Building websites in <this year>
Monday · June 17, 2019 · 11:09:53 AM
jakob wrote #318511: Refactoring (the way we talk about) CSS – a slideset by Rachel Andrews Wow. Thank you so much for posting this Jakob. It’s making for fascinating reading. The slides about ...

Remove article
Monday · June 17, 2019 · 10:11:52 AM
jakob wrote #318505: whether some browser caching was in effect? That seems to be the problem. I usually update with F5, but that wasn’t enough. CTRL+F5 did thet trick though.

GitHub

Latest translations
Monday · June 17, 2019 · 08:23:01 AM
Latest translations...

Custom fields from/to filter
Monday · June 10, 2019 · 05:08:17 PM
Custom fields from/to filter...

Textile v3.7.2
Monday · June 10, 2019 · 04:13:40 AM
Textile v3.7.2...

Update HISTORY.txt
Thursday · June 6, 2019 · 05:09:29 PM
Update HISTORY.txt...

Update HISTORY
Thursday · June 6, 2019 · 01:58:51 PM
Update HISTORY @bloatware - is this an appropriate way to describe the change?

Resources

Adopt orphaned plugins
Friday · August 10, 2018 · 10:06:05 AM
Please help us keep Textpattern Resources current and as useful as possible by repairing links or helping to adopt orphaned plugins.

etc_search
Monday · March 6, 2017 · 12:34:14 AM
In its simplest form, <txp:etc_search /> acts like the built-in Textpattern search, digging articles’ title and body. But it adds a bit of logic without recurring to match="all" or match="any" attri...

wet_plugout
Sunday · March 5, 2017 · 05:15:37 AM
wet_plugout is a plugin for Textpattern which allows the site administrator to disable all active plugins with one click of a button and re-enable the previously active set later on. This procedure is probably ...

wet_link
Friday · March 3, 2017 · 01:58:45 AM
Textpattern plugin builds links to articles, images, sections and categories. wet_link is largely based on Alex Shiels’ zem_link and can be used as a drop-in replacement for that.

yab_article_crossref
Sunday · February 12, 2017 · 09:19:36 AM
With this small Textpattern CMS plugin you can assign an article in another articles custom field for a cross-reference. You can select the articles by an dropdown of article titles.

Blog

Incorrect Textpattern 4.7.3 checksums were listed on download page
Friday · March 15, 2019 · 08:45:05 AM
This blog post outlines a now-resolved oversight relating to archive download checksums for Textpattern 4.7.3. Consider it informational, no action is required on your part.

Textpattern Next Non-Patch Version Roadmap
Tuesday · March 12, 2019 · 10:26:32 AM
Join us as we take a look into the immediate future at what the next version of Textpattern after 4.7.3 is likely to resemble.

Textpattern CMS 4.7.3 released [4]
Monday · February 25, 2019 · 06:41:31 PM
We are pleased to announce the immediate availability of Textpattern CMS 4.7.3.

Textpattern CMS 4.7.2 released [3]
Thursday · December 20, 2018 · 08:27:37 AM
We are pleased to announce the immediate availability of Textpattern CMS 4.7.2.

Textpattern CMS 4.7.1 released [3]
Tuesday · June 26, 2018 · 04:46:09 AM
We are pleased to announce the immediate availability of Textpattern CMS 4.7.1.

Tips

Embed audio files using native tags
Friday · December 28, 2018 · 02:09:27 PM
The code creates a container for audio-files which can then be embedded in the articles using short-tags.

Outputting an .ics calendar file from a Textpattern article
Tuesday · November 14, 2017 · 10:16:36 PM
Have you ever wanted your site’s visitors to be able to download the date of an event(s) to their computer’s calendar? This tip shows you how to provide a downloadable .ics files for calendar apps f...

Pick the right video embedding plugin
Tuesday · January 17, 2017 · 08:16:54 PM
A helpful comparison of the current video and media playing plugins for Textpattern from Nicolas Morand.

Allow website users to set defined variable values
Sunday · May 29, 2016 · 07:48:59 AM
Nicolas Morand shares his plugin features that allow website users to select and sort articles on the front end.

Creating a custom bookmarklet to grow your link collection
Wednesday · July 22, 2015 · 08:11:38 PM
Looking to create your own link bookmarklet system? Marc Carson shows us how to do it!

Mag

To new Textpattern community members
Tuesday · May 28, 2013 · 03:03:49 PM
Textpattern wants you. Textpattern needs you. In return, you can become a star! All it takes is some time on your hands, a team spirit, and a passion to create great things. Reading this article will help too.

Event management in Textpattern
Tuesday · May 28, 2013 · 12:02:02 PM
Learn how to easily create calendars in Textpattern using smd_calendar, and use Textpattern functionality to manage event information in different ways. Very useful for clubs, churches, event companies and any ...

From the editor 4
Tuesday · May 28, 2013 · 10:36:40 AM
Issue 4 is another staggered issue. Articles will be posted as they roll in. We begin with a great one. Our esteemed colleague, Kevin Potts, dazzles you with a technical rouser on using the smd_calendar plugin.

Carla Lovato on Brazil, design, and Textpattern
Thursday · October 11, 2012 · 07:58:07 PM
Brazil has always been a must-go destination for me, even if for a week on the beaten tourist paths. But bikinis and carnival say nothing of the greater cultural experiences to be had by mixing into the big mel...

Dissecting HTML5 Boilerplate 4.0
Wednesday · October 10, 2012 · 03:05:34 PM
If you are looking for a perfect HTML5 template to kickstart your new project that should be fast, robust and cross-browser compatible, you do not have to look beyond the HTML5 Boilerplate. The world’s mo...

Make

Dean Allen, R.I.P.
Monday · January 22, 2018 · 09:05:07 AM
Dean Allen, the father of Textpattern, has passed away.

Textpattern.com
Thursday · August 17, 2017 · 09:24:12 AM
The home page of my favorite CMS has a new look.

Heigh-io, Heigh-io
Thursday · March 16, 2017 · 09:02:25 AM
It’s off to work we go!

TXP Boat
Tuesday · December 6, 2016 · 08:49:38 AM
Spending the holidays on a houseboat in Key Largo.

TXP Active
Friday · November 18, 2016 · 10:11:05 AM
A flurry of activity of late.

We Love TXP

Wisconsin Music
Friday · October 14, 2016 · 05:44:37 PM
100% hand coded by me from the ground up using bare bones HTML 5 and CSS.Responsive SVG logo Custom compact web font for the icons Background video Subtle parallax effects sprinkled throughout...

EuroPlastPlus
Friday · October 14, 2016 · 05:30:13 PM
The Largest uPVC windows manufacturer in Belarus.

Sogrape Evaton Inc.
Wednesday · December 23, 2015 · 11:58:48 AM
Producer of strong brands, such as Mateus Rosé, Gazela, Sandeman and Casa Ferreirinha, Sogrape Vinhos is present in the main winegrowing regions of Portugal and takes its wines to more than 120 markets.

Physionissen
Saturday · November 21, 2015 · 02:10:07 PM
Healer, Acupuncture, American Chiropractic, Physiotherapy, Sports Physiotherapy, Osteopathy, Wellness...

Guest house Na Kopečku
Friday · November 20, 2015 · 06:36:32 AM
Pages of a small family guest house situated in the north-eastern of Czech republic. Multilingual website, responsive design.


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