How To Force A Redirect To The Classic WordPress.com Stats Screen


The Solution To Use The Classic Stats Page If you are blogger at WordPress.com, you might have noticed it, there are not much ways anymore to access the beautiful classic stats screen, instead we are now forced to use the new one, but there is help! Do you remember when they forced us to use theĀ  incredible hard to use new post editor? I wrote a post where you can learn how to get back to the classic editor, and there is a very similar solution to get back to the classis stats screen. We will talk about this now, … Continue reading How To Force A Redirect To The Classic WordPress.com Stats Screen

WordAds 2.0 Introduced


The wait is over, WordAds 2.0 was introduced today. If you never heard about WordAds, it’s the advertising program that allows bloggers at WordPress.com to earn a little extra income with their blogs by enabling advertising banners. Previously it was a little bit harder to get into the program as only blogs with a certain amount of impressions got accepted, but now with WordAds 2.0 any family friendly blog with minimal page views will be considered for immediate admission to WordAds, so you might want to check it out! For those of you who know the WordAds program since a … Continue reading WordAds 2.0 Introduced

The Follow Button In The WordPress Action Bar Moved


The WordPress developers are at it again, changing things that worked like a charm. It’s no secret that I disliked almost all recent changes that were introduced by the people at WordPress.com, now there is a new change that I don’t really get, they moved the follow button away from the old action bar and placed it at the worst possible screen position. The follow button for logged-in community members was usually anywhere in the top bar on the left near the “My Sites” and “Reader” link, but now they removed the follow link and made a new button that … Continue reading The Follow Button In The WordPress Action Bar Moved

The WordPress Interface And Stats Issue And The Thread Closing Again


There have been many wrong design decisions here at wordpress.com recently and I wrote about it a few times. First they brought us the horrible new editor that we can fortunately still bypass. Next they did negatively change the top bar to the point until it was unusable. I also mentioned more critique here and ranted about the changes quite often. I usually dislike to rant but if something does impact my workflow negatively, I surely won’t mince words. When the new editor came up, there was a thread in the forums full of user concerns and we were fortunately … Continue reading The WordPress Interface And Stats Issue And The Thread Closing Again