Attn: WordPress Installs On MediaTemple

Looking For A New Host

The Wordpress installation at motogrrl.com/blog was infected with malware from http://oeooea.com on Friday. The Media Temple support page (Wordpress redirect exploit) has not been updated to reflect this new vector, even though Sucuri.net posted an alert on 3 September 2010 and another Media Temple customer used Twitter to alert the public to the problem on 31 August 2010. …continue reading →

I’ve Been Hacked

The WordPress sites that I have hosted at MediaTemple have been hacked. (Not WiredPen, it's still on WordPress.com.) Based on what I'm reading in the WordPress blogosphere, and Media Temple's insistence that it is not at fault, I guess I'm going to be looking for another host. Again. Boy this is tiresome! …continue reading →

How To Create Themes In WordPress

If you have a blog, you have a theme... You want your blog to say "YOU", but you don't want to pay a designer a ton of money to accomplish this... Artisteer ($49.99) makes it simple for you to create and customize your own WordPress theme with just a few clicks of the mouse. The Mac version is in beta testing; there is a trial version for Windows. Post first appeared at com495 course blog.  continue reading →