Plugin for Wordpress : Auto Social Poster

Posted by Otak Komputer on Wednesday, 16 December 2009

The main idea of this plugin is to make our jobs done with one job. What do you mean? Let we talk about it slow but sure. When we make a new post on our wordpress blog, we want it to be bookmarked to all bookmark web on internet. So, when our new post published, we do our next job, bookmark it to bookmark web. We have to open bookmark web one by one, for limited bandwidth especially. But if you have a good or an awesome bandwidth, you can open it simultaneously, and this is not a good thing to do. So with this plugin, our job to bookmark our new post will be done when we publish it. That's the main idea for details.
Now, this plugin has a compatible for wordpress v.2.1 to v.2.7. We will have a trouble if we install auto social poster on wordpress version below v.2.1 or above v.2.7. As we now know, wordpress has released wordpress v.2.8.x and soon will launch v.2.9.x. That for, we will talk about tips and tricks to make auto social poster to work well on your wordpress v.2.8.x, because now a day there are no blog using wordpress v.2.1.x.
Now we will see how to install this plugin, step by step like usually.
  • Unzip the download file. It contains one folder called social-poster.
  • Upload the entire social-poster folder to your /wp-content/plugins/ folder. Do not change the folder name. The plugin files must be located in a folder named /social-poster/
  • CHMOD the /tmp/ folder to 777
  • CHMOD file mm_conf.php to 666 or 777. File is located in /wp-content/plugins/social-poster/
We already done for installation by following steps above. Just activate the plugin and setting it. It's really simple to activate auto social poster, visit your plugin tab on your wordpress dashboard and click activate. To edit the setting, open your setting tab and choose social poster link there. What will you see?? I know what you see for the first time you click that link, because I feel it too. It say we have no right to access that page. This is the problem using auto social poster with wordpress v.2.8.x.
How to solve it and make auto social poster run? Just in case, it's a quite simple things we must do. Find mm_post.php on social poster folder in your plugin directory. Open and edit that file. Which one I must edit? Find this line dude
add_action ('admin_head', 'mm_add_menu');
Make a change on that line to be like this one
add_action ('admin_menu', 'mm_add_menu');
and save your work. Now visit social poster setting again. Bingo, you have grant an access to social poster. Congratulations dude, you did it well. Thanks for your attention. Rahim Rasyid

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