wordpress-logo-stemkoskiWordPress is a fantastic blogging engine and many of my visitors are WordPress users and fans. Today I thought I would spend a little time cataloging some of my favorite posts on using and extending WordPress. Below are 7 posts you can use to help get the most out of your WordPress installation.

10 Killer WordPress Hacks

Includes a number of quick hacks you can use to enhance your WordPress installation. One particular handy one is the ability to show Adsense ads to search engine visitors only.
http://www.smashingmagazine.com/2009/01/07/10-killer-WordPress-hacks/

Convert your Blog to a Podcast

Cool tutorial on how to use text-to-speech to turn your blog into a Podcast which can actually be syndicated on Itunes. (I haven’t done this yet but I will for any visually impaired readers.)
http://mashable.com/2008/11/28/how-to-convert-your-blog-into-a-podcast-on-itunes-for-free/

Tweetbacks Plugin for WordPress

Quick plugin to show your Tweetbacks on your WordPress template.
http://www.smashingmagazine.com/2009/01/09/tweetbacks-plugin-for-WordPress/

WordPress Tips Part 2

Simple code tips that can help you enhance some basic functions in WordPress
http://www.wpdesigner.com/2008/02/01/wordpress-tips-part-2/

Top 12 RSS Plugins for WordPress

Great plugins that can help you enhance and track your WordPress
http://mashable.com/2008/09/08/rss-plugins-for-WordPress/

30 Most Wanted WordPress Tips and Tricks

Great list of cool enhancements for WordPress
http://www.hongkiat.com/blog/30-more-most-wanted-wordpress-tips-tricks-and-hacks/

20+ Great WordPress Plug-ins

Fantastic list of WordPress 2.7 compatible Plug-ins that everyone should have.
http://mashable.com/2008/12/11/wordpress-27-plugins/