My old blog began to turn for the worse, so I thought I’d create a new one, with more technical writing to share the few stories I think could help other developers and IT professionals in their journey in the land of .NET. The old blog was running WordPress 2.0.4 hosted on some free shared … More New blog
Category Posts Count is a plugin for WordPress 2.0 (not tested for earlier versions) that lets you count the number of posts in a category, using a newly created function. It uses moderately complex SQL constructs. The only function generates a number, if you give the category name as a parameter.
Today I was working on the new blog a bit and stumbled upon a limitation common to many free webhosting companies: no smtp and thus a disabled mail() function. Of course, user registration fails totally without being able to send emails. So for those who don’t really like editing php code (as they can’t or … More WordPress – Disable email