by andrea

Anatomy of a home page: WordPress.com

Many people have big dreams when planning their WPMU-based site, and want to be the next WordPress.com. I see a lot of requests for how to make a home page like theirs, but I don’t think you should copy anyone’s site outright. You can, however, be inspired by them. A lot of successful wordpressmu-based sites…

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Six WordPressMu Geeks to follow on Twitter

I’m a big twitter user, so when I saw Darren Rowse, of Problogger fame and now the editor of TweeTip, ask for people’s Top Ten lists of people to follow in your niche… well. I had to blog it. 😀 First off, if you’re interested in WPMU at all, then you really have to follow…

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Twitaway: The Art & Science of CSS — FREE Download

This is exactly for WordPressMU, but as an admin you will probably have to dig in to CSS at some point. And what better time to brush up on your skills than now? Sitepoint is offering a FREE download of their ebook The Art & Science of CSS. All you have to do is follow…

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Reverend Jim’s resources

If you haven’t found him yet, the Reverend Jim Groom writes a highly interesting blog and posts in great details about his various adventures with WordPressMU. Just lately, he’s posted a screencast of upgrading and how to set up a multi-lingual install. The entries about educational anarchy and B-movie horror films are kind of a…

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Introducing Ron

If you’ve read any of my posts here or in the forums, at some point I’ve mentioned my husband Ron. Sometimes he’s known as my in-house programmer, my code monkey, or even Mr. Andrea. Now you too can be elucidated by his introductory post over at WPMU.org, entitled Less is Better. Yeah, he’s the minimalist…

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New blog on the block

You’ve probably heard, but James and Andrew at Incsub have taken over wpmu.org. This is great news! For one, it brings the total number of WordPressMu-related blogs up to two*, and for another – well, they just have awesome ideas, give back to the community, and I’m sure will be fantastic all around. Why, just…

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Site of the week: Warhammerblogs.com

Okay, I’ll be up front. I picked this site partly because it is a client’s site. The other reason? It turned out really, really well. The whole team is proud. Warhammerblogs provides blog space to fans of the game Warhammer. I don’t play this game, but I do play some other ones and can appreciate…

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Review of unBlog.fr

un Blog des blogs by Quentin Review by Kevin Gormley, MyLocalCause.com What can I say about unBlog.fr?  C’est magnifique! With a clean, pleasing front page with bright colors and well designed sections, you don’t need to know much French to navigate and appreciate this great WPMU site. Apparently, a lot of French speakers like this…

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Edublogs redux

I know, I know. I’m way behind in Site of the Week. But! My buddy Kevin did a review of Edublog’s *new* look. I’m still swamped – even more so, plus spring is truly here in Canada. Did I mention I like in the country next to a lake? (And I’m still looking for guest…

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List of wordpressmu hosts

Found a whole site dedicated to listing wpmu-based sites with open registration. http://wpmuhosts.com/ You can even add to it.

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