Themes and tools that make the Wine Conversation run


The Wine Conversation uses the WordPress theme: Standard Theme by 8-Bit

WordPress Plugins we use

Akismet- Author: Automattic

Used by millions, Akismet is quite possibly the best way in the world to protect your blog from comment and trackback spam. It keeps your site protected from spam even while you sleep. To get started: 1) Click the "Activate" link to the left of this description, 2) Sign up for an Akismet API key, and 3) Go to your Akismet configuration page, and save your API key.

Artiss Plugins List- Author: David Artiss

Displays a list of the active plugins

Better WP Security- Author: Bit51

Helps protect your Wordpress installation from attackers. Hardens standard Wordpress security by hiding vital areas of your site, protecting access to important files via htaccess, preventing brute-force login attempts, detecting attack attempts, and more.

Co-Authors Plus- Author: Mohammad Jangda, Daniel Bachhuber, Automattic

Allows multiple authors to be assigned to a post. This plugin is an extended version of the Co-Authors plugin developed by Weston Ruter.

Editorial Assistant by Zemanta- Author: Zemanta Ltd.

Contextual suggestions of related posts, images and tags that makes your blogging fun and efficient.

FeedBurner FeedSmith- Author: FeedBurner

Originally authored by Steve Smith, this plugin detects all ways to access your original WordPress feeds and redirects them to your FeedBurner feed so you can track every possible subscriber.

Google XML Sitemaps- Author: Arne Brachhold

This plugin will generate a special XML sitemap which will help search engines like Google, Yahoo, Bing and to better index your blog.

Gravity Forms- Author: rocketgenius

Easily create web forms and manage form entries within the WordPress admin.

Options Framework- Author: Devin Price

A framework for building theme options.

Social Comments- Author: Bainternet

This plugin adds Google Plus Comments , facebook comments, Disqus comments and the native comments system to your blog

Tweet Blender- Author: Kirill Novitchenko

Provides several Twitter widgets: show your own tweets, show tweets relevant to post's tags, show tweets for Twitter lists, show tweets for hashtags, show tweets for keyword searches, show favorite tweets. Multiple widgets on the same page are supported. Can combine sources and blend all of them into a single stream.

WordPress Social Ring- Author: Niccolò Tapparo

Let visitors share posts/pages on Social Networks.

Gravity Forms Contact Form Plugin for WordPress