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Google I/O Keynote 2009, day 2

Google I/O 2009 Keynote, Day 2

Google Wave –¬†Product, Platform, and Protocol

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WordPress Plugin: Arbitrary Shortcodes

For a new project, I’m working on launching a large number of very similar WordPress installations with minimal effort. I needed a way to have WordPress automatically parse some kind of template tag or shortcode (like “[client_name]”) across all the different pages on the site. Not only that, I needed the field’s values to be easily updated in one place, and there would be an arbitrary number of shortcodes.

So I wrote my first WordPress plugin

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Two Websites Launched

I have two more happy clients now. I’ve launched two new websites recently: and

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CSS Tabs, BrowserCam, and Temporary Email Addresses

After spending time today with frustrating IE6 CSS issues with borders on ul and li tags, I finished my CSS navigation tabs. The CSS is based on the XHTML produced by the WordPress K2 theme, but can be easily matched for any site.

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