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minor error in textbook
Tuesday · May 22, 2018 · 10:45:32 AM
Bloke wrote #311978: @colak: your invitation’s in the post. Got it. Thanks!!!!

Links in 4.7
Tuesday · May 22, 2018 · 09:26:29 AM
Bloke wrote #311975: In that case, making them optional is fine by me. Done, since it’s backward-compatible too.

Txp cookies, visitor logging, and GDPR stuff in general
Tuesday · May 22, 2018 · 07:54:56 AM
I think the problem in my case is Yahoo, then ‘Oath (formerly Yahoo)’, as it says in the email, which retained my contact info and uses it as if I’m still an account holder. It’s really ...

Testers needed: flat development (4.7+ only)
Tuesday · May 22, 2018 · 06:52:09 AM
Hi Gary, a mere switch from Managing Editor to Publisher shouldn’t change anything — both have skin privs. Overall, if only one theme is installed on the site, my only explication would be that the...

Upgrading Textpattern - follow documentation/installation
Tuesday · May 22, 2018 · 05:58:49 AM
Okay, much thanks! Now the Update is finally and works fine! :-)...

smd_query: Talk to the database directly via SQL
Tuesday · May 22, 2018 · 04:11:54 AM
If you’re reading from a table then you’ll hit this issue if you reload the same page and the content isn’t yet updated. You can force fetch the content by hand first into a variable and use t...

smd_access_keys: secure, limited access to content
Monday · May 21, 2018 · 03:53:54 PM
(i‘m on a vacancy with poor web connections so please forgive any mistakes) As far as I know some advices recommend to save exctly when and from where (ip) a duble-opt-in confirmation has been confirmed.

Undelivered Mail Returned to Sender
Monday · May 21, 2018 · 08:08:13 AM
Gallex wrote #311936: i put my gmail address into both fields, also into SMPT. the email arrives, but with a warning from google: Be careful with this message… Yes other people have mentioned ...

Got 1 in html when txp:article is empty (TXP 4.7)
Monday · May 21, 2018 · 06:49:24 AM
Saldacenkaw wrote #311920: Got 404 when you trying to access on articles. I fixed it when took four-point-seven theme Will look into this but it might be the working theme preview that you’re seeing.

Feedback to: Textpattern CMS 4.7.0 Released
Monday · May 21, 2018 · 06:44:44 AM
kuopassa wrote #311919: some kind of function that allows users to install themes simply by clicking a button or link. When we have our own themes site (which Phil is building) then potentially yes.

CSS: Edge browser and list item
Monday · May 21, 2018 · 04:54:07 AM
Gallex wrote #311930: top Thanks. So an interaction between the list-marker and the block inside the <li /> I suspect. They seem to copy a weird behavior from Chromium.

robots.txt for resistance fighters
Sunday · May 20, 2018 · 06:32:21 PM
Resistance Fighters Don’t Give a Shit About Rankings un-google...

Server Admin Advice / Security
Sunday · May 20, 2018 · 01:26:16 PM
gaekwad wrote #311901: You are correct. It’s a useful tool for find something in a .zip file, especially since it uses 50+ engines to find things. If you do locate something, carve up the big .zip into...

FF and img rendering
Sunday · May 20, 2018 · 06:30:15 AM
FWIW: the links are fine for me too on FF. colak wrote #311907: Hmmm, I did check the console which prompted me to also check my about:config which is where I blocked such urls, as I read some time ago that...

Please help..coding issue
Friday · May 18, 2018 · 05:31:11 PM
ybwass wrote #311882: I can no longer get my fundraisers to list on my fund raisers page with picking the “Events” category. I figured out how to get my education events to list on the events pag...


Restore thing/form priority
Wednesday · May 16, 2018 · 05:54:41 AM
Restore thing/form priority...

This is 4.7.0
Tuesday · May 15, 2018 · 06:50:07 AM
This is 4.7.0...

Set DB version number for 4.7.0
Tuesday · May 15, 2018 · 06:35:11 AM
Set DB version number for 4.7.0...

Updsted pophelp
Tuesday · May 15, 2018 · 06:22:05 AM
Updsted pophelp Thanks @petecooper...

Bump theme versions to 4.7.0
Tuesday · May 15, 2018 · 06:09:22 AM
Bump theme versions to 4.7.0...

Merge pull request #1277 from petecooper/patch-4
Tuesday · May 15, 2018 · 05:48:10 AM
Merge pull request #1277 from petecooper/patch-4 Update README.txt...

Update README.txt
Tuesday · May 15, 2018 · 05:47:22 AM
Update README.txt Lots of stuff has changed, prepare folks.

Merge pull request #1276 from petecooper/patch-3
Tuesday · May 15, 2018 · 05:44:33 AM
Merge pull request #1276 from petecooper/patch-3 Update HISTORY.txt...

Update HISTORY.txt
Tuesday · May 15, 2018 · 05:41:11 AM
Update HISTORY.txt More tweaks...

Merge pull request #1275 from petecooper/patch-2
Tuesday · May 15, 2018 · 05:35:10 AM
Merge pull request #1275 from petecooper/patch-2 Update README.txt...

Update README.txt
Tuesday · May 15, 2018 · 05:32:41 AM
Update README.txt Unnecessary `both`, uniformity with `README.md`.

Merge pull request #1274 from petecooper/patch-1
Tuesday · May 15, 2018 · 05:25:19 AM
Merge pull request #1274 from petecooper/patch-1 Update README.txt...

Update README.txt
Tuesday · May 15, 2018 · 05:21:08 AM
Update README.txt Minor messaging tweaks...

Remive legacy GitHub issue template
Monday · May 14, 2018 · 10:50:48 AM
Remive legacy GitHub issue template...

Update issue templates
Monday · May 14, 2018 · 10:49:23 AM
Update issue templates...

Minor French amends
Monday · May 14, 2018 · 06:38:13 AM
Minor French amends Thanks Lowel...

UglifyJS v3.3.25
Monday · May 14, 2018 · 05:55:02 AM
UglifyJS v3.3.25...

Merge pull request #1272 from petecooper/patch-5
Monday · May 14, 2018 · 05:11:19 AM
Merge pull request #1272 from petecooper/patch-5 Update constants.php...

Update constants.php
Monday · May 14, 2018 · 05:06:43 AM
Update constants.php Revert half the PR. https://github.com/textpattern/textpattern/issues/1271#issuecomment-388745378...

Use / for homepage in logs
Monday · May 14, 2018 · 04:39:50 AM
Use / for homepage in logs Thanks, petecooper and jools-r.


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 ...


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Textpattern CMS 4.7.0 released: theme support as standard [4]
Tuesday · May 15, 2018 · 08:05:55 AM
We are pleased to announce the immediate availability of Textpattern CMS 4.7.0.

Textpattern CMS 4.7.0 Release Candidate 1 released [3]
Thursday · May 10, 2018 · 09:26:02 AM
We are pleased to announce the first (only?) Release Candidate of Textpattern CMS 4.7.

Textpattern CMS 4.7.0 beta 3 released
Friday · April 6, 2018 · 11:53:53 AM
We are pleased to announce the third beta release of Textpattern CMS 4.7.

Textpattern CMS 4.7.0 beta 2 released [2]
Thursday · March 22, 2018 · 05:01:30 AM
We are pleased to announce the second beta release of Textpattern CMS 4.7.

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.


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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...

Checks and balances
Thursday · September 6, 2012 · 07:28:09 AM
We bring you an uncharacteristic issue this time; a few articles now, and a couple more later. Most articles this issue are written by the Editor-in-Chief. But don’t let that scare you off, Issue 3 is a s...

Divining David DeSandro
Thursday · September 6, 2012 · 07:26:25 AM
David DeSandro is the kind of person Textpattern often draws to its community; people who are talented, genuine and friendly, and who like to create things from the canvas up. He’s also the kind of person...

How to create a Textpattern plugin
Thursday · September 6, 2012 · 07:25:29 AM
Love it or hate it, PHP is part of the core fabric of the web, driving blogs, services and corporate sites of all sizes. Textpattern is no exception. The CMS core code is deliberately kept as light and airy as ...

The folly and promise of theoretical (re)designs
Thursday · September 6, 2012 · 07:25:02 AM
In early August, the Lithuanian design agency, New!, published a theoretical redesign of Wikipedia, The Wikipedia Redefined. Thanks to popular media like .net bringing attention to it, news of the project quick...

Step by measured step
Thursday · May 31, 2012 · 05:50:30 AM
This issue of TXP Magazine delivers more exciting firsts. Ralitza brings us the first Site Watch article, profiling 24 Ways and the key fellow behind it, Drew McLellan. Kevin delivers the first full-length tuto...

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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.

SON Gliwice
Saturday · November 7, 2015 · 12:50:13 PM
“SON” is a non profit organization uniting disabled people, members of their families and volunteers in the Polish town Gliwice.

Wednesday · November 4, 2015 · 03:00:43 AM

Wednesday · October 21, 2015 · 07:37:24 AM
Skills Group has over 20 years’ experience in delivering apprenticeships, working with top local employers to offer sustainable employment opportunities. We are one of the country’s largest independ...

Drake Homes
Wednesday · October 21, 2015 · 07:30:42 AM
For over 30 years Drake Homes has been providing residential lettings with two-tier management services to landlords with Plymouth property.

Wednesday · October 21, 2015 · 07:03:45 AM
AS WERMO is a furniture industry enterprise located in Estonia in the city of Võru, with history dating back to 1947.

Northern Rivers Business Magazine
Wednesday · October 21, 2015 · 06:48:46 AM
Northern Rivers Business Magazine bring all the latest business news & events from Northern NSW.

Z Jamnikowa
Monday · October 5, 2015 · 05:44:25 PM
Family owned kennel in Poland breeding standard shorthaired dachshunds since 1994. Registered with FCI and Związek Kynologiczny w Polsce.

The Hom
Friday · September 25, 2015 · 08:03:39 AM
Bringing you the next generation of indoor and outdoor furniture to consumers everywhere, offering beautiful, exciting, and stylish pieces that are comfortable for any décor and any budget. As a customer...

Jessica Rousseau
Saturday · September 19, 2015 · 02:19:47 PM
Belgian Hat Designer in Bruxelles. Original creations, transformations, appointments only.

Alexipharmaque éditions
Friday · September 18, 2015 · 08:22:31 AM
Official website of the French editor. Discover our catalogue: printed books and eBooks.


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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.

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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.

Shock and Awe
Saturday · November 12, 2016 · 08:43:14 AM
Recovering from the shock of this year’s election.

Thursday · November 3, 2016 · 08:48:42 AM
A new top level domain enters the TXP family.

Stardate 10923.65
Friday · October 28, 2016 · 05:10:55 AM
A chance to share old memories.

The default form
Tuesday · October 25, 2016 · 03:35:14 AM
Every single time you go to the forms panel, there’s the default form.

Hosting WordPress
Monday · October 24, 2016 · 06:39:51 AM
Why hosting WordPress sucks.


Tuesday · August 25, 2015 · 11:03:44 AM
An alternative way into Textpattern using Bootstrap to provide useful themes, an updated TXP design gallery (We Love TXP), up-to-date TXP Planet news and handy TXP Tags site.

Install Textpattern 4.5
Sunday · September 2, 2012 · 12:04:48 PM
Installing and using Textpattern 4.5 has become even more pleasurable, almost to the point of luxury! The TXP values of simplicity, flexibility, ease of use and lightweight power are stronger than ever in this ...

One Breath
Monday · June 4, 2012 · 11:55:33 AM
The only website I know where all articles are about the breath. If you are not interested in this breath you should be. I do not say that from ego. I state a fact that, if you follow it up, will lead to a life...

Harry Seidler & Associates
Monday · November 14, 2011 · 07:20:52 PM
Designed by Gary Venter (also an architect) this showcase of a leading world architect is quite simply stunning.


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