WordPress Multisite Tip: Add a Search Bar to the “My Sites” Menu

If you’re managing a multisite network where you’ve created a long list of sites, the “My Sites” menu in the admin bar can get so lengthy that it becomes difficult to navigate. 10up engineer Kailey Lampert designed an elegant solution to this problem. The My Sites Search plugin does exactly what it says on the label.

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Police Officer to Media in Ferguson: ‘I Will F*cking Kill You’

A police officer pointed his gun at a group people documenting events in Ferguson Tuesday night and threatened to kill them, according to video footage posted to YouTube on Wednesday. In the footage, a citizen journalist who was using live-streaming website Ustream to document the protests in real-time walks with a crowd of protesters and other media when a police officer approaches with his gun raised.

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Taking a Look at Current Responsive Navigation Trends – Market Blog

Responsive web design(RWD) has been a topic for many years now. It’s certainly nothing new, but like many previous trends, responsive design has taken time to crescendo into mainstream popularity. Today I’d like to discuss some recent trends in responsive navigation and how they could tie into your next web project.

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How to Find All Posts Using a Specific File Attachment In WordPress

In a previous article, I mentioned how WordPress doesn’t provide information to locate posts where an attachment is in use. Comments to the article indicate others are interested in having this information as well. Find Posts Using Attachment created by Sergey Biryukov, is an easy to use plugin that solves this problem.

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Low Severity Security Fix Shipped in iThemes Security Plugins – iThemes

As part of an external audit by our friends and website security professionals at Sucuri, we implemented a Low Severity Security Fix for a bug found in iThemes Security. Sucuri disclosed the minor bug to us on Aug. 19 and it was promptly and properly fixed and tested on the same day, with the fix being shipped today for you.

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Turning around GoDaddy – the company we love to hate

Eight and a half years ago, I joined a company called Emphasys Software. I’d been invited to step into a leadership role to help it build better software faster. At the time there had been several products that were intended to be sold back to existing customers – products that had been promised to customers but hadn’t been delivered.

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On Sexual Harassment in the Tech Industry

Yesterday, Valleywag published an article about an email that was sent to New York-based Gesche Haas by Pavel Curda, an investor and mentor on the European startup scene. Haas has published a blog post and an Evernote document with screenshots of the email that Pavel Curda sent her after he met her at an event in Berlin: Yeah, not pretty.

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Iceland grieves after police kill a man for the first time in its history

It was an unprecedented headline in Iceland this week – a man shot to death by police. “The nation was in shock. This does not happen in our country,” said Thora Arnorsdottir, news editor at RUV, the Icelandic National Broadcasting Service. She was referring to a 59-year old man who was shot by police on Monday.

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WordCamp DFW | October 4, 2014

The awesome just keeps rolling in. We’re excited to share with you our second round of speakers who’ll be sharing their knowledge with you at WordCamp DFW! Aaron Campbell – Aaron has more than fourteen years of web development experience, has been a regular contributor to WordPress for the last seven years, and co-lead the WordPress 3.6 release.

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4 Simple Steps to Writing a Blog Post That Floods Your Inbox with Inquiries – Copyblogger

Are your blog posts helping you win clients? Blogging helps boost your authority, drive relevant traffic, and generate leads. But are your blog posts working for your business? Although business blogging is a longterm strategy, you can employ a few smart tactics to one single post in order to generate meaningful leads.

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Off To The Races: Getting Started With Design Sprints – Smashing Magazine

Many modern software development best practices draw on influences from the industrial era and concepts like specialization, where individuals with specialized skills worked in an assembly line to mass-produce physical products. These practices from the world of manufacturing have come to influence how things are done when designing and building software products as well.

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Redskins Pay Tribute To Michael Brown

Associated Press LANDOVER, Md. — The “Hands up, don’t shoot” protest has made its way to the NFL. The Washington Redskins secondary emerged from the stadium tunnel during pregame introductions Monday night with hands raised and palms forward. It was a show of solidarity with the people in Ferguson, Missouri, who are protesting the shooting of 18-year-old Michael Brown.

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Russia Wants Bulgarians to Stop Vandalizing Soviet Monuments | News

Ignat Ignev / Wikicommons Figures of Soviet soldiers at the base of a Soviet Army monument were previously transformed into superheroes in Sofia, Bulgaria. Russia is demanding that Bulgaria try harder to prevent vandalism of Soviet monuments, after yet another monument to Soviet troops in Sofia was spray-painted, ITAR-Tass reported.

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WordPress Customizer Library Provides a Simpler Way to Work with the Customizer

WordPress’ native customizer has evolved considerably since its early days when it when it was introduced for adding live previews to themes. WordPress 3.9 added widgets to the customizer and the 4.0 release is set to expand the role of the feature into other aspects of WordPress with support for a wider array of controls.

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78 Arrested Overnight, Most From Missouri, Arrest Records Show – NBC News

Jail records obtained by NBC News show that at least 78 people were arrested overnight at the protests in Ferguson, Missouri – more than double the total reported by authorities – and that the overwhelming majority of them were from Missouri. Of the 78, all but three were arrested for refusing to disperse, the records show.

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Barely Legal Pawn, feat. Bryan Cranston, Aaron Paul and Julia Louis-Dreyfus

Bryan Cranston and Aaron Paul go into business together and this time it’s legal…barely. Find out what happens when Julia Louis-Dreyfus becomes a client, trying to offload television’s most coveted item, in this video starring three Emmy Award winners. Watch the 66th Primetime Emmy Awards live Monday, August 25, 8pm EST/5pm PDT.

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