Category Archive: Plugins

Admin SSL Installed and Running

Friday, April 23rd, 2010, 1:09 pm MT - posted by Ross Madden

I have just installed a plugin called the Admin-SSL plugin which will force the SSL use for any page on any site within BioWS that requests a password.  This means that there is a slight change in the behavior of the login pages, comments pages etc.  You will now notice that the URL for these […]

WPMU 2.9.1.1 now running on BioWS

Tuesday, January 19th, 2010, 6:01 pm MT - posted by Ross Madden

Just a quick heads up – I just updated the most recent version of WPMU – 2.9.1.1 – Let me know if you see anything crazy.  Click here for the relase information – http://ocaoimh.ie/wordpress-mu-2911/ Oh, and I updated one of the Twitter plugins (Twitter Tools) to its most recent version as well.

WPMU 2.8.6 plus Plugin Upgrades

Friday, November 20th, 2009, 11:03 am MT - posted by Ross Madden

Dear All, I have just upgraded BioWS to WordPress MU 2.8.6 which was released a couple of days ago.  The upgrade went smoothly and all sites have had their databases updated.  I haven’t found a list of release notes though – probably a lot of security updates. ALSO – I have upgraded the NextGEN Gallery, […]

Contact Form 7

Tuesday, October 20th, 2009, 10:04 am MT - posted by Ross Madden

I just installed a new plugin for generating Contact Forms on your BioWS site! “If you value simplicity and flexibility, Contact Form 7 is a great choice.  It allows you to flexibly design the form and mail. You can manage multiple contact forms as well.  In addition, it supports many features including AJAX submitting, CAPTCHA, […]

Plugin Update 10/01/2009

Thursday, October 1st, 2009, 4:01 pm MT - posted by Ross Madden

Just a quick heads up – I updated the Viper’s Video Quicktags, the MCEComments, and the Twitter Widget Pro plugins today.  MCEComments and TWP were simply updated.  Viper’s Video Quicktags was turned off for automatic use.  It has some issues working otherwise.  So, if you want to use it to embed video from YouTube etc […]

BioWS Updates

Tuesday, September 8th, 2009, 8:47 am MT - posted by Ross Madden

I have just updated a bunch of the software associated with the BioWS service.  First, the base WordPress MU software is now at the current 2.8.4.  I have also updated all available plugins.  As always, let me know if you would like a plugin added, or you find a really great theme that would work […]