Year: 2009

Wp-PHPList Plugin now with Internationalization Support

Thanks to Le Foie gras (I’m sorry I don’t know his/her name) WP-PHPLIST now has Internationalization support for the following: * en-US * en-UK * fr-FR The admin panel isn’t done yet, but the key user-facing pieces are completed. Download the latest version here: WP-PHPLIST

Popular Cakes of the Day

A few weeks ago I introduced a new page on Pink Cake Box that allows fans to see the most popular cakes of the day. The cakes are chosen based on the number of views for that day combined with the age of the cake. In other words, newer cakes are given a bit more

Raffle for Free Cake from Pink Cake Box

Pink Cake Box is offering chance at a free cake up to $500. All proceeds raised from the raffle will benefit the American Cancer Society. For brides, this is your chance to get the cake of your dreams from one of the top cake decorators in the United States (at least that’s my somewhat biased

Cakes via Google Maps

I’m excited about the latest project I just finished up for Pink Cake Box. The idea for the project came from Matt McGee’s Small Business Search Engine Marketing blog. (Sidenote: Matt’s blog has some of the most actionable advice for small businesses – check his small business marketing section for great SMB advice.) The idea

WordPress Plugin Model

The spirit of the wordpress plugin model for developers is obviously not centered around money. I had two main motivations for releasing my plugins to the public. First off, I wanted to use the plugins as a vehicle to help promote our small business. Secondly I enjoy creating things and watching other people benefit and

Widgetized WP-PHPList

Unfortunately I’ve been too busy with school, work and cakes to really put much work into my plugins. However, I’m happy to announce that WP-PHPList now supports widgets! This was perhaps the most requested featured for the plugin. And the best part is I didn’t have to do any work to add this feature! Credit

SweetTweet – Send a cake via Twitter

Today we released a new Twitter application on Pink Cake Box’s wedding blog. The application is called SweetTweet and lets you send birthday cakes and cupcakes via Twitter. With a lot help from a fantastic photo slider tutorial from Jesse Janzer, we created a slick photo viewer to allow users to easily select a cake

WP-PHPList – adding additional fields

Ron has put together a code example explaining how to add additional fields to the PHPList plugin. Thanks Ron!

Web 2.0 and Cake

Thanks to a referral from Matt Mcgee, Anne had the opportunity to share some experiences about the power of social media and the web for helping grow your business. Her article appeared in the magazine Small Business Asset magazine which is targeted at small businesses. Hopefully her story will help inspire other small businesses to