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bot_image_upload: upload, sort, edit, show images in ‘write' tab
Wednesday · March 21, 2018 · 01:30:26 PM
For textpattern 4.6.2 works fine...

Feedback to: Textpattern CMS 4.7.0 beta released
Wednesday · March 21, 2018 · 01:23:50 PM
Dammit, thanks for the report. Is this a themes thing? Or did we break it when we tweaked pretext here or here? Any ideas, Oleg? 4.6.2 still honoured /section (as long as it didn’t clash with an article...

css question
Wednesday · March 21, 2018 · 12:02:05 PM
Oh, having re-read the original question. No, there is no way to determine (in CSS) what contents are within a tag. You’d either have to specific classnames on the <a> tag depending on the content &...

[TXP v4.7+] When a theme is stored in the database, will it lose data?
Wednesday · March 21, 2018 · 10:20:23 AM
etc wrote #310202: No, I’m afraid, a file could be written to a wrong directory if the name contains / or . or something else as weird. / is not allowed in names but . is, you’re right. I fe...

[textpacks] Translating languages strings for Textpattern 4.7
Wednesday · March 21, 2018 · 09:51:39 AM
Hi Patrick, I wasn’t aiming on getting pophelps translated for 4.7.0 – rather for 4.7.1 onwards. The helps have been in flux for a while so until we had definite entries I’ve held back from p...


Additional Italian translation
Wednesday · March 21, 2018 · 12:52:53 PM
Additional Italian translation Thanks to guarnroses, via Crowdin.

Prep theme manifests for beta 2
Wednesday · March 21, 2018 · 09:08:55 AM
Prep theme manifests for beta 2...

Writing history
Wednesday · March 21, 2018 · 07:28:14 AM
Writing history...

Latest translations
Wednesday · March 21, 2018 · 06:29:50 AM
Latest translations Thanks to Lowel, Miloš Berka (milosberka01) and Kees Brandenburg (keesbran), via Crowdin.

...from disk
Wednesday · March 21, 2018 · 06:21:17 AM
...from disk...


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...

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 ...

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.

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.

Monday · September 5, 2016 · 09:17:41 AM
This plugin makes your Textpattern CMS database more flat, manageable and editable. Edit templates, forms, pages, preferences, variables and sections as flat files. Use any editor, work in teams and store your ...


Textpattern CMS 4.7.0 beta released [5]
Thursday · March 8, 2018 · 04:49:00 AM
We are pleased to announce a beta release of Textpattern CMS 4.7.

Memories of Dean Allen [12]
Wednesday · January 24, 2018 · 09:36:19 AM
The hardest type of post to write is one about someone who is no longer with us.

Textpattern CMS gains Themes support [4]
Monday · January 8, 2018 · 10:35:54 AM
Ask anyone new to Textpattern what its one deficiency is compared to the competition, and the answer is usually “Where are the Themes?” We finally have an answer to that.

Textpattern website redesign [13]
Thursday · August 10, 2017 · 12:07:54 PM
The old website design served us well for more than a few years, but it’s time for a whole new lick of (black, white and yellow) paint to be applied to Textpattern’s home. Here I’ll explain so...

The Oleg effect [16]
Wednesday · December 28, 2016 · 07:30:04 AM
Please raise a glass to our newest core developer, Oleg.


Outputting an .ics calendar file from a Textpattern article
Tuesday · November 14, 2017 · 11:16:36 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 · 09:16:54 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 · 09:48:59 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 · 10:11:38 PM
Looking to create your own link bookmarklet system? Marc Carson shows us how to do it!

Shuffle a list
Tuesday · July 21, 2015 · 07:53:55 AM
Oleg helps a community user to output article images in random order rather than by article order.


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...


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

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...

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.

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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