MT-DisqusImporter: A Movable Type Plugin

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Current version is 1.0.0.0 released on 2009-11-26 Contents What This Plugin Does Requirements Installation Instructions Configuration Frequently Asked Questions Examples Purchase License Download Version History Contact What This Plugin Does Heard of DISQUS? DISQUS is a comments service available for free. It provides a nice centralized service in which users can establish identities for their comments and use it across … Read More

Now With Action Streams

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I installed the new Action Stream plugin. Other than creating a nice sidebar widget, I wanted to use this plugin to help ease my aggegating of other network services. Action Stream provides a nice way for you to get that data into Movable Type. I had been writing my own MT plugin per service (MT-Twitter, MT-YouTube, etc.) which was fine. … Read More

Movable Type 4 Issues

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My upgrade went smooth, but then I started seeing the issues. Here is a list of things I ran into: + <mt:HasParentCategory> does not work but <mt:HasNoParentCategory><mt:else> works. + The plugin task structure was changed. You used to be able to put a “tasks” element in your $plugin object on creation. Now that doesn’t work. Its ignored. You have to … Read More

MT-YouTube: A Movable Type Plugin

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Current version is 4.0.0.0 released on 2007-08-18 Contents What This Plugin Does Requirements Installation Instructions Configuration Frequently Asked Questions Examples Purchase License Download Version History Contact What This Plugin Does Heard of YouTube? Of course you have. Well, this plugin will do a 1-way sync with your YouTube videos to your blog. Using the background tasks functionality in Movable Type, … Read More

Trying FastCGI and Movable Type

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I am always looking for ways to speed up my blog. I saw that Movable Type now supports FastCGI so I thought I would give that a try. I downloaded FastCGI and compiled it for my BSD-based server. Had some trouble with the build because of include directories but I figured that one out. So FastCGI was up and running. … Read More