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If you work with customizing WordPress Themes, you most likely make multiple copies of each theme you work on; for safe keeping.  And that is a very sensible thing to do. On the other hand, you might end up with 2, 3, 4 or more copies of the same theme in your WordPress Dashboard Manage Themes sc...
I just voted in Care2.com's "A New Year of Hope for Animals" contest to help my favorite local group, North Central Animal Care Center - Los Angeles Animal Services, win a grand prize of $10,000. Think of the homeless pets we could save with $10,000! But we need your help to get enough votes to h...
As a real estate broker, I have been toying with the idea of using WordPress MU (multiple user) to handle my single property web sites.  One WordPress Installation, One Hosting Fee To Pay,  Many Different Blogs. So, one of the first questions was .... could I do it on GoDaddy?  If you search the ...
Over the last several months, I have customized a bunch of WordPress Themes.  I found the themes with the cleanest code, and therefore the easiest to customize were Chris Pearson's:  Copyblogger, Cutline and NeoClassical to name a few. Anyway, I figured I owed Chris one, so I purchased a develope...
For the next few days, the office of Bob Taylor Properties will serve as a drop off point for Operation Santa Paws. OPERATION SANTA PAWS seeks donated pet toys for shelters and rescues to improve the health and demeanor of those pets while reducing their stress to increase the animals' chances of...
Celebrating a wonderful year of art and community Avenue 50 Studio and She Rides the Lion cordially invite you The Fourth Annual Holiday Sale & Party!   Saturday, December 20, 2008 from 7-10 pmSunday, December 21, 2008 from 11-4 pm Original and affordable prints, paintings, jewelry, scarves, etc....
Anyone else udate to the newest version of WordPress, 2.7, yet? I just updated one of my "test" sites.  My goodness, the Dashboard sure looks different.  The screen shots in every step-by-step post I ever wrote are sure obsolete now, that's for sure.  :-) The WordPress codex people say "this may ...
As many of my Active Rain friends know, back in October, I switched over to Time Warner Cable Internet ... And everything was working just fine until a couple days ago:    http://www.lasnark.com/2008/12/10/time-warner-internet-outtages-in-the-los-angeles-area/   http://latimesblogs.latimes.com/te...
"A Little Piece of my Soul", Paula Banqueiro  Opening Reception, Saturday night, December 13, 2008 7 to 10 pm  The Avenue 50 Studio is proud to present Silent Testimonies - Contemporary Ex-Votos.  Artists and community members were asked to interpret the uniquely Mexican art form known as ex-voto...
Every year when I purchase a new wall calendar, the first think I do is flip to December and mark off the first Saturday. The first Saturday of December is the annual USC-UCLA Rivalry Game. The streets are empty.  Not a lot of business gets done.  I love it!!!  

Cheryl Johnson

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