There are “printf” statements all over the BuddyPress default theme. What do they mean? Today, I decided to invest an hour into finding the answer to that question. Here is my answer. In short, “printf” is php code used to help make themes display words and phrases from other languages. For a long answer and…

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I have been installing WordPress MU and BuddyPress a lot recently as I test and test and test it for a client’s website.  The uploading of files via ftp has been the biggest consumer of time during this process. Yesterday, I discovered a simple PHP script that makes installing WPMU, BuddyPress, WordPress, or really anything…

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I just spent a good 30 minutes figuring this out, so I thought I would post just in case anyone out there is having a similar mental block.  🙂 To create a BuddyPress 1.2 child theme, simply create a new folder in your normal “wp-content/themes” folder and then put a style.css file into that folder…

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