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Pippin Williamson
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Nice demo Pippin! This plugin might come in handy for a project I have coming up soon.
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I'm working on a new Stats plugin for bbPress that shows graphical statistics of topics and replies posted.

I plan to continue to expand the plugin to include user/forum-specific stats.

It's currently in beta and can be downloaded from Github. I'd love any feedback you have.
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I may be starting a flame war, but here are my thoughts on why you should NOT use curly brackets in template files: http://pippinsplugins.com/please-do-not-use-curly-brackets-in-template-files/
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I personally prefer brackets as my 'developer' eye is more trained for it. For end users? Shouldn't they be using child themes anyway? Also, I wouldn't trust ANY client editing theme files with PHP in them. If they can't style it with CSS then it's outside the realm of "EDITING" the website.

What would they need in a theme file for? Adding an author field to the theme? What end user would know or want to mess with that.

Again, an example, they wanted to make a custom page in a way that requires them to make a new template file, like a mortgage calculator, then they should know PHP or what they are doing anyway. 
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The question is, why load your own if WordPress already provides it? Nice post Pippin!
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nice -- I'll be looking into it, making sure I'm doing right by plugin devs everywhere 
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A quick tutorial / guide I wrote up on using bbPress as a support forum.
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I think GetShopped Support Forums plugin is just broken , It have many proplems  , and It hard to translate !
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    Linguistics, 2007 - 2011
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