Announcing ReviewPress

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Today im announcing ReviewPress, a plugin for easier writing and managing reviews on your WordPress based weblog or website.

ReviewPress adds the following functions to WordPress:

  • Reviews as custom post type
  • Review categories
  • Review tags
  • Microformat support (hReview 0.3 support and support for Google Rich Snippets)
  • Link to the source of the review (like a product)

The initial public release of ReviewPress will be done this month РAugust 2011.

ReviewPress will be free of charge and licensed under the GPL2 license.

Microformats implementation

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apress-micoformatsI`ve recieved “Microformats: Empowering Your Markup for Web 2.0” (ISBN 978-1-59059-814-6) a few days ago.
I`ve been busy implanting MicroFormats to this website.
It`s now possible to import hCard data whenever you`re trying to place a comment. The website is also MicroID enabled. I`ve also added APML support to the website.

In addition to the new features I`ve also fixed a caching bug (which was my fault actually).

And ofcourse the forum has been working for the last 2 weeks atleast.

I`m currently exploring DandyID to replace a bit of the current menu to a half-automatic identity manager.