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Facebook Comments Plugin And The Domain Problem

While working to move this site to using encryption, I have come across another painful reminder of how inadequate the Facebook comments plugin really is. When changing the url (and ultimately the domain) of this site from http://cwl.cc to https://cwl.cc Facebook doesn’t handle the change very well. What I’m left with is losing another swath of great comments and thinking of a fix.

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The WordPress Relative Link Conundrum

As a blog that runs on Wordpress, this site is bound to the glorious options that are presented by this tool; but also many of the limitations. I’ve worked with Wordpress in a number of ways, but one that seems to be most tricky is its internal linking. Out of the box, Wordpress won’t offer you the ability to show internal elements (such as images) with a relative URL.