Pligg Job Board CAPTCHA

There have been a number of spam emails being sent out from job board applicants over the past week so today I added ReCaptcha to the application form when applying to any job posts at www.pligg.com/employment. Now in order to post or apply to a job you must fill in a ReCaptcha field to prove
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Pligg 1.0 RC5

We’ve released version 1.0 RC5 about a day and a half ago and we are using it as a temporary patch version until we release the final 1.0 version possibly in the next 10 days. There are a number of fixes from RC4 and a few new features, but most of those are changes made
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Pligg Download Counter

The other day I was curious to figure out how many downloads Pligg has had, or at least how many we were able to officially track. I ended up writing a PHP script to track the official Pligg downloads from the forums and to add in some old download data from Sourceforge. What saddens me
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Pligg Version 1.0.0 RC4 and Donation Updates

It’s been a week since our latest download, and we’ve noticed that many users have been having problems getting the previous version of Pligg to work without frequently displaying a “Wrong Referrer” message. It turns out that a security check that we added to Pligg wasn’t tested as much as we should have and it
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Donation Drive 2009

Our last donation drive was held way back in February 2007, and during that one month period we gathered over $1,000 in donations from members. Luckily we were able to keep our costs for both running and developing Pligg relatively low for nearly 2 years and were able to have most of the costs of
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Pligg 1.0.0 RC3

Our final version of the release candidate line for Pligg, Pligg 1.0.0 RC3, is available for download now. This version introduces a new admin category page (seen below) and a number of bug fixes including better support for Search Engine Optimized (SEO) URLs and foreign languages. We are only a couple weeks away from a
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Bug Report Forum Retired

The Bug Report forum has been closed to make room for the Projects section of the forum. Projects is a more advanced section that allows users to be much more specific about their bugs and allows us to assign developers to fix legitimate problems, and for other users to confirm that a bug actually exists.
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How To: Transfer Web Hosts

Transferring your site to a new webhost doesn’t have to be a pain, today I’m going to provide you with an easy to follow guide for backing up your website and changing webhosts.  This tutorial will guide you through using SSH, FTP, Pligg and phpMyAdmin methods for moving your data to a new server. These
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