Category Archives: Updates

You can now get these posts via e-mail

As requested, you can now get the posts on this blog delivered to you via e-mail. Just fill in the “Subscribe to Blog via Email” field in the sidebar and click “Subscribe.” If you’d like to add this feature to … Continue reading

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Please take a moment to check this setting

We’re doing some end of the year clean-up in the back end of the Nebraska Libraries on the Web project and it looks like you can help us out with one small item. If you log into your site’s dashboard … Continue reading

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WordPress 3.8 update complete

I’ve just finished the update to WordPress 3.8. If you haven’t logged into your dashboard already, you’ll immediate notice the design changes once you do. However, don’t worry, everything pretty much works the same way, but the icons have changed … Continue reading

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Pinterest widgets now available

If your library uses Pinterest, you now have three new widgets available for including your Pinterest content in your site’s sidebar. Pinterest Board Widget Show up to 30 of your favorite board’s latest pins. Pinterest Pin Widget Embed one of … Continue reading

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WordPress 3.7 “Basie”

This morning we upgraded to version 3.7 of WordPress. You shouldn’t notice many changes, if any, but if you encounter any new problems please report them ASAP. Those interested in more information about this update can read this WordPress blog … Continue reading

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Say hello to Jetpack

When you log into your Dashboard you should see a new banner across the top announcing that I’ve installed and turned on WordPress Jetpack for everyone. You’re welcome to just close this by clicking the X in that banner but … Continue reading

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Google Weather Plugin removed

A while back I encouraged everyone to stop using the Google Weather widget and provided instructions on how to use the Weather Underground widget instead. I left the Google widget in place to give everyone enough time to convert. Today … Continue reading

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WrodPress 3.6 “Oscar”

I’ve just upgraded our WordPress install to version 3.6, codenamed “Oscar”. There’s not a lot of differences but you might notice a few more icons here and there. For those interested here’s the official video promoting this new version.

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Clean up complete

We’ve just finished the previously mentioned clean-up of our WordPress installation. We’ve removed all unused themes, and ran updates on all the remaining themes and all plugins. If you notice any problems or differences with your site please contact me … Continue reading

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WordPress 3.5 Upgrade

I have just upgraded all of the libraries.ne.gov sites to WordPress version 3.5. In most cases you will not notice any significant changes. The one place you will see a change is in uploading new media content (photos mostly) via … Continue reading

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