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Briefly unavailable for scheduled maintenance. Check back in a minute

“Briefly unavailable for scheduled maintenance. Check back in a minute”

If this message appears on you wordpress website for more than you anticipated if might mean that your wordpress update failed due to some reason. You can get rid of this message by deleting a .maintenance file which wordpress places at your site root when it starts to update and deletes it when upgrade is successfully completed. Continue reading

Template drop down list missing in edit page in wordpress

Last night i installed a new theme to this blog of mine and after setting basic things up when i went to edit my archives page at admin end the Template drop-down in Page Attribute box was missing. Strange. I searched over the issue and found some good resources explaining ‘how and why’ of the problem and some remedies as well to bring the Template Drop down(box??) back. Here are two of them: Continue reading

Getting current page url and title for social network sharing in WordPress

Today i added a few social network sharing buttons i.e. facebook, twitter, delicious, myspace etc. to the right side column of this very blog.  To make it work as desired I had to do some extra bit of effort to create respective urls and titles for sharing. Continue reading