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Mark Smalley

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  • Member Since: November 6th, 2010
  • Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia
  • smalley.my
  • Geo-Social Technical Architect
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Bio/Description

I’m a BuddyPress fanatic and also the lead developer on the freely available gPress and GeoPress projects – as well as the mastermind behind PressBuddies – I also make an occasional comment on my personal blog at http://smalley.my

Interests

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PressBuddies

  • Posted a reply to "what exactly does gpress do?", on the site WordPress Support Forums:
    Transparency has always been of the up-most importance to me, which is why I labelled…

    3 years ago

  • Posted a reply to "what exactly does gpress do?", on the site WordPress Support Forums:
    To be clear, I am the only person that was working on gPress, and did…

    3 years ago

  • Posted a reply to "[Plugin: gPress] GPress Conflict with Dynamic Content Gallery", on the site WordPress Support Forums:
    There's a good chance the query_posts function injected into the header to allow for places…

    3 years ago

  • Posted a reply to "[Plugin: gPress] GPress Conflict with Dynamic Content Gallery", on the site WordPress Support Forums:
    Where is the conflict taking place? Is it a back-end problem, or one on the…

    3 years ago

  • Posted a reply to "what exactly does gpress do?", on the site WordPress Support Forums:
    The taxonomies and reference to names can all be changed via the .po files, making…

    3 years ago

  • Posted a reply to "[Plugin: gPress] a couple of PHP warnings", on the site WordPress Support Forums:
    This should be resolved with gPress 0.2.5+

    3 years ago

  • Posted a reply to "gpress", on the site WordPress Support Forums:
    Could you please take these issues to the official support forum over on BuddyPress.org as…

    3 years ago

  • Posted a reply to "[Plugin: gPress] Fatal Errors", on the site WordPress Support Forums:
    These errors are due to Foursquare, which are prime reasons why Foursquare functionality was removed…

    3 years ago

  • Posted a reply to "[Plugin: gPress] Install Errors", on the site WordPress Support Forums:
    gPress 0.2.5 should hopefully fix all these issues, but will only work with WordPress 3.1+…

    3 years ago

  • Posted a reply to "[Plugin: gPress] Add a filter for the location value", on the site WordPress Support Forums:
    Would be happy to add more hooks and filters, but have just released 0.2.5, which…

    3 years ago

  • Posted a reply to "[Plugin: gPress] Bug with BuddyPress options", on the site WordPress Support Forums:
    This should now be resolved in gPress 0.2.5 as Foursquare functionality has been completely removed…

    3 years ago

  • Posted a reply to "[Plugin: gPress] Crashed admin panel on activation!", on the site WordPress Support Forums:
    This problem should have been resolved with the new 0.2.5 version released today, so please…

    3 years ago

  • Posted a reply to "gpress plugin and foursquare widget", on the site WordPress Support Forums:
    gPress is in a VERY early beta stage - its only version 0.2.5 now, but…

    3 years ago

  • Posted a reply to "[Plugin: gPress] automatic geo-tagging by content?", on the site WordPress Support Forums:
    We are looking at ways to incorporate other sources, as seen in our roadmap -…

    3 years ago

  • Posted a reply to "[Plugin: gPress] Adding plugin to plugins directory renders 500 erors", on the site WordPress Support Forums:
    gPress was recently upgraded to version 0.2.5, so please download and re-test, then let me…

    3 years ago

  • Posted a reply to "[Plugin: gPress] Problem using on Sub-sites", on the site WordPress Support Forums:
    Do not fully understand the question. Could you please try upgrading to gPress 0.2.5 then…

    3 years ago

  • Posted a reply to "[Plugin: gPress] Get direction", on the site WordPress Support Forums:
    This is not yet available but is on our roadmap: http://gpress.my/roadmap

    3 years ago

  • Posted a reply to "[Plugin: gPress] conflict with other plugin, Javascript broken", on the site WordPress Support Forums:
    Have just released version 0.2.5 of gPress, and hope that this will be resolved. Please…

    3 years ago

  • Committed [352808] to Plugins Trac:
    #gPress 0.2.5 - MAJOR UPDATE - Lots of changes - ONLY Works with WP 3.1+

    3 years ago

  • Posted a reply to "need a plugin for travel map or route", on the site WordPress Support Forums:
    No, gPress only requires WP 3.0+ - everything else is optional... Have been away from…

    4 years ago

  • Posted a reply to "gpress", on the site WordPress Support Forums:
    @ps4482 - at the moment, there is no simple way to import data, but it…

    4 years ago

  • Posted a reply to "JavaScript/Jquery Maps plugin", on the site WordPress Support Forums:
    You could try gPress - http://wordpress.org/extend/plugins/gpress/ - as this will allow you to add "places"…

    4 years ago

  • Posted a reply to "Set Marker on gogle maps from XML Webservice", on the site WordPress Support Forums:
    With gPress, you can create "places" or simply use the WYSIWYG editor to add an…

    4 years ago

  • Posted a reply to "Set Marker on gogle maps from XML Webservice", on the site WordPress Support Forums:
    You could try a plugin such as gPress: http://wordpress.org/extend/plugins/gpress/

    4 years ago

  • Posted a reply to "gpress", on the site WordPress Support Forums:
    If you are unable to append the CSS as required, there are plans to have…

    4 years ago

  • Posted a reply to "[Plugin: gPress] White screen after activating", on the site WordPress Support Forums:
    Presume you are using gPress 0.2.4.4.1 ...? I downloaded and activated Fishbook without problem, so…

    4 years ago

  • Posted a reply to "need a plugin for travel map or route", on the site WordPress Support Forums:
    Oops - wrong URL for PressBuddies Twitter... Should have been - http://twitter.com/pressbuddies :-)

    4 years ago

  • Posted a reply to "need a plugin for travel map or route", on the site WordPress Support Forums:
    Thanks for the support and encouragement... PressBuddies Twitter account is best for both gPress and…

    4 years ago

  • Posted a reply to "Geolocation map showing in wrong area", on the site WordPress Support Forums:
    It seems like this could be a CSS issue that conflicts with the theme you…

    4 years ago

  • Posted a reply to "[Plugin: gPress] White screen after activating", on the site WordPress Support Forums:
    Could you please confirm what version of gPress you are using...? Are you using WP…

    4 years ago

  • Posted a reply to "Setting up geotagging", on the site WordPress Support Forums:
    If you want to geo-tag from a hosted solution, you will need to install a…

    4 years ago

  • Posted a reply to "need a plugin for travel map or route", on the site WordPress Support Forums:
    There is no plugin that I presently know of that can do this, which is…

    4 years ago

  • Posted a reply to "Google Map locations linked to separate list", on the site WordPress Support Forums:
    You should be able to achieve something very similar using gPress - http://wordpress.org/extend/plugins/gpress/ - which…

    4 years ago

  • Posted a reply to "[Plugin: Geolocation] Map not showing on hover..", on the site WordPress Support Forums:
    Unfortunately, I do not have much experience with Geolocation, but do know that gPress offers…

    4 years ago

  • Posted a reply to "GeoRSS Recomendation", on the site WordPress Support Forums:
    Yes, I'd suggest you check out gPress - http://wordpress.org/extend/plugins/gpress/ - which offers geoRSS as one…

    4 years ago

  • Posted a reply to "[Plugin: Google maps] Markers are grayed out on embeded map?", on the site WordPress Support Forums:
    Seems its just a CSS issue you have... Add: .GoogleMap img { background:transparent !important; }…

    4 years ago

  • Posted a reply to "using gPress in the frontend", on the site WordPress Support Forums:
    Please note that Version 0.2.4.2 of gPress has now been uploaded to the repository, which…

    4 years ago

  • Posted a reply to "[Plugin: gPress] breaks with blubrry podcasting plugin", on the site WordPress Support Forums:
    Could you provide more information? A screen-shot, an example, and explanation as to what configuration…

    4 years ago

  • Posted a reply to "using gPress in the frontend", on the site WordPress Support Forums:
    I have added two filters (one for the map icon and one for the Foursquare…

    4 years ago

  • Posted a reply to "using gPress in the frontend", on the site WordPress Support Forums:
    It sounds like a good idea and one I would like to help with, but…

    4 years ago

  • Posted a reply to "gpress with wp3.0 multisite", on the site WordPress Support Forums:
    Unfortunately, although we have done testing on multi-site set-ups, we have not had the opportunity…

    4 years ago

  • Posted a reply to "[Plugin: gPress] Custom Fields", on the site WordPress Support Forums:
    You would need to further clarify what you are trying to achieve. What do you…

    4 years ago

  • Posted a reply to "gpress", on the site WordPress Support Forums:
    If possible, please keep as much gPress support questions to the official forum as possible…

    4 years ago

  • Posted a reply to "[Plugin: gPress] Multiple locations, one map", on the site WordPress Support Forums:
    A good place to start experimenting with BuddyPress and gPress :-)

    4 years ago

  • Posted a reply to "Geo Tagging Overview", on the site WordPress Support Forums:
    Would suggest you take a look at the plugin I am working on in my…

    4 years ago

  • Posted a reply to "[Plugin: gPress] Multiple locations, one map", on the site WordPress Support Forums:
    @litepack - would much rather continue this discussions in the BuddyPress Forums, as it is…

    4 years ago

  • Posted a reply to "[Plugin: gPress] Multiple locations, one map", on the site WordPress Support Forums:
    Thanks ever so much for the encouragement and support - we're doing as much as…

    4 years ago

  • Posted a reply to "Geo-Tagging with ThePremiumPress", on the site WordPress Support Forums:
    @anointed - have just replied to your email - and once again, my deepest apologies…

    4 years ago

  • Posted a reply to "Geo-Tagging with ThePremiumPress", on the site WordPress Support Forums:
    Thanks for testing out the plugin - unfortunately, we have not yet had the time…

    4 years ago

  • Posted a reply to "Geo-Tagging with ThePremiumPress", on the site WordPress Support Forums:
    @ant01 - with gPress, you will be capable of adding as many "places" as you…

    4 years ago