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Custom RSS Feeds

Move beyond Textpattern's feed functionality

All other factors aside, Wordpress still has one up on Textpattern for custom RSS feeds – a function with quite a lot of potential. Textpattern doesn’t technically offer this capability, but it’s fairly simple to construct an alternative.

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Tags in Tags (or, precisely, tags as other tags' attributes)

A simple approach in three reproducible steps

Textpattern fails to decode arrangements requiring one Textpattern tag to deliver the value of another tag’s attribute.

A dash of PHP plus a simple three step how-to help to slash this Gordian Knot.


TextMate Bundle for Textpattern

TMBundle for Textpattern

Contains now 86 Bundle Items as of version 0.7 beta , which include also some more commands and snippets, this should give you ample possibilities to poke out many different workflow strategies and code with style and finesse your favorite Textpattern Templates.


Textpattern Plugin Anatomy

A PHP developer's guide to writing Textpattern plugins

Textpattern Plugin Anatomy is a detailed tutorial on developing Textpattern plugins.


TXP Tag Reference PDF

A PDF generated from the tag reference section of TextBook

Being new to TXP and having a liking for dead tree documentation, I have put together a PDF of the Textpattern tags section of TextBook.

I built it by putting together an Applescript to load each of the individual pages into Safari, saved them to PDFs, then...


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