Planned Server Downtime this Evening

Our hosting company has notified us that they will need to take down many servers this evening (March 5, 2008) around 12:00 a.m. EST in order to perform “mandatory emergency power maintenance” for a period that should last about a half hour. They also advise that we power down our servers prior to this to Continue reading »

Pligg Featured Advertisers

A few days ago I updated OpenX, the script that we use on to manage advertisements. Formerly (last week) it was known as OpenAds, and a less than a year ago it was known as phpAdsNew. Today after checking the stats to make sure that everything was tracking correctly I decided to crunch some Continue reading »

2007 Pligg Stats Roundup

I’ve seen a lot of other sites listing their top posts of the year, and it inspired me to share some interesting details about visitors to We aren’t able to give an accurate number for traffic before mid June when we switched to using analytics on the entire site, so here are some stats Continue reading »

New Pligg Beta 9.9.0

Happy 2008 everyone! It’s a new year, and what better way to kick it off by releasing the long awaited Pigg Beta 9.9.0 I’ll leave the technical stuff to the change log but I’m sure you will agree this is the best version of Pligg yet. Besides a slew of core improvements and a multitude Continue reading »

Want to Beta Test Pligg 9.9.0 ?

We are looking for 20 or so dedicated Pliggers to help us go through some intensive testing on Pligg 9.9.0 beginning this Wednesday December 26 and continuing through Monday December 31st. You must be familiar with Pligg’s features, and be available to provide detailed bug reports. Including the operating environment and any steps taken to Continue reading »

Seasons Greetings Pliggers!

It’s been 2 years since inception of Pligg and we wanted to bring everyone up to speed on where we’ve been and where we’re going. When Pligg began back on December 17, 2005 we never imagined how successful or complex the project would become. Pligg is now one of the most popular content management systems Continue reading »

Pligg Pro Helpdesk

Yesterday we introduced a better way for users to request support for purchased templates and modules from the Pligg Pro shop. The Pligg Pro Helpdesk will help us diagnose and fix problems faster than the previous contact us forum that would only send me an email, which I would then forward to the appropriate person. Continue reading »