Posts Tagged ‘ WordPress ’ Outage Takes Out 9.2 Million Blogs

Feb 18th, 2010 | By | Category: General, Podcasting Software – the popular free blog hosting service – went offline today, taking with it popular sites like TechCrunch, GigaOm and 9.2 million other blogs. The site was down close to two hours. No official announcement has been made on the cause for the outage. is the 19th most popular site in the world, […]

BuddyPress Turns Your WordPress Blog Into A Social Network In 6 Minutes

Feb 16th, 2010 | By | Category: Podcasting Software

Lead Developer Andy Peatling has announced that BuddyPress 1.2, the latest version of the WordPress social networking add-on, is now available. The release is notable because it works with standard WordPress installs. Previously, it would only work with WordPress MU. This means that bloggers and podcasters using WordPress can now have a self-hosted solution for […]

WordPress For iPhone Gets Improved Comment Management, But Video Support M.I.A.

Feb 8th, 2010 | By | Category: Internet TV, Podcasting, Podcasting Software, Video has announced an update to WordPress for iPhone. The update is focused on improved comment moderation, including: Reply to Comments Edit Comments Highlighting the new items in the comment list Missing in action are the spiffy vlogging features introduced last week in WordPress For BlackBerry. While iPhone users may be envious of the BlackBerry […]

WordPress For BlackBerry Lets You Video Blog From Your Phone

Feb 5th, 2010 | By | Category: Podcasting Software, Video Podcasts, Vlogs has announced that WordPress for Blackberry is now available. New in WordPress for BlackBerry 1.0: Record and upload videos from your phone. Support for the HD video service VideoPress. Streamlined UI and functionality relating to comment moderation Overall enhancements to the speed and stability of the app No word on when the video […]

WordPress For Android

Feb 2nd, 2010 | By | Category: Podcasting Software has announced WordPress for Android, a new mobile client for the popular blogging & podcasting app. Features: Configure and manage multiple blogs Comment moderation including the ability to reply to comments Create and Edit Posts including categories, tags and photos Create and Edit Pages Get notified of new comments in the Android notification […]

PowerPress Updated

Jan 31st, 2010 | By | Category: Podcasting Software

Blubrry has released PowerPress 1.05, an update to its free podcast syndication plugin for WordPress. The release includes several new features and addresses multiple bugs. PowerPress lets users embed audio and video podcasts into their WordPress sites and create correctly formatted feeds for syndication.

WordPress VS Twitter? There’s No Contest!

Nov 29th, 2009 | By | Category: Commentary, Microblogging

There’s been a lot of discussion, growing out of the tremendous popularity of Twitter, that blogging is going to be replaced by microblogging, or some other “next best thing”. Last year, for example, Wired magazine’s Paul Boutin weighed in on the subject, arguing that Twitter, Flickr, Facebook Make Blogs Look So 2004. WordPress creator Matt […] Adds Email Subscription Delivery

Nov 25th, 2009 | By | Category: General, Podcast Distribution, Podcasting Software

Leading blogging/podcasting/content management platform WordPress today announced that now supports email subscriptions for blogs: This is a very simple way for your readers to subscribe to your blog and receive updates by email. Anyone can subscribe, whether they have a account or not. All you need to do is add the Blog Subscription […]

WordPress For iPhone 2 A Must-Download

Oct 29th, 2009 | By | Category: General, Podcasting Software

WordPress has announced that WordPress for iPhone 2 is now available in the App Store. Here’s what’s new: A new, more efficient user interface that makes it faster to switch between comments, posts, and pages. Various user interface refinements and bug fixes New Comments interface, with Gravatars and the author URL shown in the comment […]

Is It Time For WordPress Podcasters To Dump PodPress?

Oct 13th, 2009 | By | Category: Audio Podcasting, Featured Story, Podcasting Software

Is time for WordPress-based podcasters to dump the once-pioneering podcasting plugin PodPress?

blubrry has announced that PowerPress 1.0 is now available, and it supports all the key PodPress features……