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To-do list for 2013

I have tons of stuff planned out since the end of last year, and they’re mostly having to do with WordPress development. However, I had to deal with my office’s ISO certification preparation (I call them “tree-killer” activities due to the amount of physical paperwork I’m forced to deal with). […]

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Top Commentators Widget mini update (v.1.4.2)

A quick heads-up on the latest TCW update, in line with the release of WordPress 3.1. This update also addressed the comment hijacking issue that, while wonderfully suggested and fixed by Stuff by Sarah quite a while ago (and implemented by yours truly on v.0.999a) , were not fully effective […]

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Urgent update: Top Commentators Widget v.1.4.1 beta

IMPORTANT: If you have customized the styles in any way on this widget, be aware that this update may break them! Fingers crossed, this version of TCW (downloadable in WP.org’s plugin repository) should address all of the problems encountered in v.1.4 as mentioned in the comments of my previous post […]

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WordPress Top Commentators Widget v.1.4

If you have issues with the latest update (v.1.4), keep those feedback coming; please add them in the comments section below. I am currently working on the fix as of this moment. The latest version is up at WP.org’s plugin repository. As mentioned in the README file: Added the Award […]

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The Top Commentators Widget and Subversioning

I am way behind schedule on the TCW update, I know (and thanks for reminding me, Konsti!). Yes, I’m actually done with the changes – 3 of them, in fact – and I am ready to put it up into TCW WordPress.org’s Extend at latest by tomorrow. I got to […]

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On updating the Top Commentators widget & WordPress customized installation

This blog has been quiet, but it doesn’t mean that my life as a geek has been put on hold. Far from it, as you can guess from the title of this post. First off, I’ve scheduled a release of the latest version of the Top Commentators Widget sometime in […]

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Top Commentators Widget v.1.2 now up

Another TCW update has been posted in WordPress.org’s Plugins Repository to include two new additions based on user requests. Show top commentators between certain dates: This option was requested by James Pearse of Avon School District, MA. In his e-mail, he included a link to his school’s blog, demonstrating the […]

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Top Commentators Widget v.1.1, now with Gravatar support

I’ve finally come around to fixing the bugs in this version of TCW. I have added in most of the codes that support Gravatar, thanks to the work of Sergio Nascimento. Hopefully the next update would include the ability to add multiple TCW to more than one sidebar within a […]

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Top Commentators Widget v.0.999a fix for WP 2.5

Top Commentators Widget users rejoice! Thanks to my heartburn and insomnia, I finally managed to fix and test the TCW and made some improvements as promised earlier. The updates are as listed in the readme file: Re-arranged functions to avoid redeclare error in WP 2.5. Modified widget control form to […]

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WordPress 2.5 and Top Commentators Widget matters

If you haven’t been reading your WordPress dashboard feeds, you’d be interested to know that WordPress 2.5 will be in stable release in a month’s time. I’ve been reading about how cool the next WP will be due to several capabilities usually only found in plugins to be integrated into […]

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My Top Commentators Widget: Quick & Dirty (not anymore)

(14-Dec-2017) Compatible with WordPress v.4.9. Download Top Commentators Widget from the WordPress Plugins Directory. Refer to the README file on how to customise this widget. Post all bug reports and support requests to the WP.org’s Top Commentators Widget Support forum. (the original ramblings created on 08-Feb-2007 follows) Holy Molly, I […]

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