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  • Template Macros: The coolest template trick you don't know about » Recently when working on updating the Photo Gallery plugin to work with Movable Type 4.1 I found myself neck deep in some of the most complicated Movable Type templates I have ever seen. Of course, their complexity is exactly why the Photo Gallery plugin outputs such beautiful results. Within these...
  • How to Export Tags from Movable Type 3.3x » Jaclyn asked why she wasn't able to get tags imported to a new MT4 installation. While Movable Type 4 includes an entry's tags in the import specifications, and also exports those tags when saving the data, no prior versions have exported the tags, even though tags have been natively supported...
  • Tag Cloud on PHP in Movable Type 4 » Movable Type has become one of the first platforms in which tags have appeared . It happened in the third version. And in the fourth version it is possible to add tags not only to post, but also to uploaded files or created pages. But functionality of the tag MTTags...
  • Putting MT:MultiBlog to Work » Last week on my personal blog I discussed how to put the MT:OtherBlog tag to use and compared that tag with using PHP includes to create the same functionality. In the comments of that post J. Brotherlove reminded me of one serious advantage PHP includes have over using MT:OtherBlog: automatic...
  • How to Make a Subject Index Using Tags » Updated August 23, 2006. Fixed a few things. Most non-fiction books have a Subject Index in the back, making it easy for the reader to look up topics of interest, based on a word or term. With MT3.3's new tagging feature, you can create an alphabetical index of your...
  • Related Tags » Movable Type 3.3 Comes with a powerful new tagging feature, the details of which Jay Allen outlines in Everyone Loves Tags. If you have implemented MT's tagging system on your blog, and you click on a tag on an entry, it takes you to a tag search result page with...
  • Converting Keywords into Tags » MT3.3 has a new field for tags, and a lot of new tagging functionality. If you have been using the keywords field for pseudo tagging purposes, you can easily populate your new tag field with your keywords, without having to go back and re-enter every one. Plugin developer Hirotaka Ogawa...
  • Technorati Tags and Movable Type » Technorati, a leading blog search engine and index, has made it very easy for blog authors to get their "tagged" blog entries into Technorati's tag index. What is a tag? A tag is a type of category, and the process of tagging a simplified categorization method for your entries....