WordPressHere’s a handy list of all the WordPress plugins I’m currently using to publish this site.

  • Akismet – catches spam comments
  • Amazon Widget – just a little widget I wrote to display affiliate ads for Amazon
  • DateDiff – used to calculate age of posts and how long the site’s been up (see bottom of page)
  • Quotes – a quick plugin I wrote to handle switching the taglines in the header at the top of the page
  • Profanity Filter – another plugin I wrote to handle censoring foul language from comments
  • Digg This – displays Digg count next to my posts which have been dugg
  • Feed Subscription Widget – a widget I wrote to display feed subscription options in my sidebar (on the right)
  • Google XML Sitemaps – automatically generates updated Google sitemaps of your blog
  • Kottke Style Archive – handles formatting archive links nicely on my archives page
  • Miniblog – used to build my miniblog; quick posts that aren’t full blog entries
  • Ozh’ Better Feed – provides options for formatting RSS feeds, including copyright data
  • Popularity Contest – ranks the popularity of my posts based on inbound links, views, and comments
  • Recent Comments List – easy way to show recent blog post comments
  • Search Everything – improves the WP default search system
  • Subscribe To Comments – lets visitors subscribe to post comments
  • Thesis Affiliate Widget – another simple widget I built; this one displays my Thesis sidebar affiliate widget
  • WordPress.com Stats – compile and view site metrics right from the WP control panel (no longer exists)
  • WordPress Database Backup – scheduled weekly archives of your database

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