[wp-hackers] Plugin author stats
computerguru at neosmart.net
Sun Oct 22 19:20:52 GMT 2006
Well, there *is* a difference. People naturally like attribution and credit.
Indexing entries on a site is one thing, but virtually going out of your way
to keep them away from the author's site isn't exactly motivating for themes
and plugin authors....
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> bounces at lists.automattic.com] On Behalf Of Matt Mullenweg
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> Subject: Re: [wp-hackers] Plugin author stats
> Andy Beard wrote:
> > Many theme authors don't use the theme directory because it currently
> > doesn't encourage visits to authors sites as much as previous
> > implementations, and doesn't supply as much Google Juice.
> Good point, I'll release WordPress 2.0.5 exclusively on photomatt.net.
> Matt Mullenweg
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