Just a few of the great links from this weekends WordCamp UK. A lot of great plugins etc mentioned by the speakers.
- This widget has everything you’ll ever need to show posts on your site without touching code. It’s like having a WordPress developer ready to do your bidding all wrapped up in a widget. All you need is a theme that’s widgetized, which I believe is pretty standard these days.
- The Members plugin is a user, role, and content management plugin. Its purpose is to make WordPress a more powerful CMS by giving you fine-grain control over the users of your site
- Post Control from WordPress CMS Modifications gives you complete control over your write options for every user level/role. It not only allows you to hides unwanted items like custom fields, trackbacks, revisions etc. but also gives you a whole lot more control over how WordPress deals with creating content
The White Label CMS plugin is for developers who want to give their clients a more personalised and less confusing CMS.
You have the ability to choose which menus appear. We have 3 CMS profiles of Website, Blog or Custom so you can modify the menu system to suit the CMS purpose. These only apply to user role of Editor and below.
- The simplest way to turn your WordPress website into a Social Network comparable to Facebook or LinkedIn. Mingle makes it easy to create a social network for your family, church, business or even a premium membership site! Mingle uses your standard WordPress website and standard WordPress theme to create your Social Network instantly. So go ahead and try it out–give your users a more social experience on your website today
- This plugin adds 15 plugins to TinyMCE: Advanced HR, Advanced Image, Advanced Link, Context Menu, Emotions (Smilies), Date and Time, IESpell, Layer, Nonbreaking, Print, Search and Replace, Style, Table, Visual Characters and XHTML Extras.
- WP Geo is a Google Maps plugin for WordPress which enables you to easily attribute a location and map to a post or page.
- GigPress is a powerful WordPress plugin designed for musicians and other performers. Manage all of your upcoming and past performances right from within the WordPress admin, and display them on your site using simple shortcodes, PHP template tags, or the GigPress widget on your WordPress-powered website.
- Redirection is a WordPress plugin to manage 301 redirections, keep track of 404 errors, and generally tidy up any loose ends your site may have. This is particularly useful if you are migrating pages from an old website, or are changing the directory of your WordPress installation.
- After the Deadline helps you write better and spend less time editing. Click the proofread button in the visual or HTML editor toolbar to check spelling, style, and grammar.
- Welcome Pack is a BuddyPress plugin bu Paul Gibbs that enhances the new user experience. When a user registers on your site, Welcome Pack lets you automatically send them a friend or group invitation, a Welcome Message and can redirect them to a Start Page. You can also customise the default emails sent by BuddyPress to ensure that they match the brand and tone of your site.
- BuddyPress Links is a drop in link and rich media sharing component for BuddyPress 1.2.x
The easiest way to share your favorite content from sites like YouTube, Flickr, Hulu and more on your BuddyPress network.
oEmbed for BuddyPress utilizes WordPress’ own oEmbed class, so by default, you can share content from the following site
This site is a default installation of BuddyPress that should hopefully give you a good idea about how it works out of the box. Please register for an account and test out some of the features. If you have any questions, please send a mention to @andy .
This site also acts as a place where users can test and find bugs. If you do find a bug with the site, please report it as it will help make each release as stable as possible. You can report bugs at http://trac.buddypress.org/newticket/ – you can log in with your BuddyPress.org or WordPress.org account.