- This site would not be possible without
WordPress – an open source, state-of-the-art semantic personal publishing platform with a focus on aesthetics, web standards, and usability – and the user community which supports it.
- It is hosted at
Dreamhost – a web service provider that has great support for open source software and offers web space and services for small sites at exceptionally affordable prices.
- The theme used is
Weaver, a highly customizable and flexible theme.
- People involved include
- Janet Weber, the original web manager who hosted the site from 1998-2001
- Nancy Shoemaker, web manager from 2001 to present and responsible for the migration to WordPress and Dreamhost.
- Lorraine Elder, web consultant who helped enormously with the redesign of the site in 2003.
- Marty Folsom, long time editor of the AAUW NC newsletter who provided significant content.
- Millie Hoffler-Foushee, who, with her daughter, managed the first online registration and payment for an AAUW NC convention in 2002.
- And many other members of AAUW of North Carolina who have provided content and suggestions over the years.
- Plugins used:
» Automattic (url)
Used by millions, Akismet is quite possibly the best way in the world to protect your blog from comment and trackback spam. It keeps your site protected from spam even while you sleep. To get started: 1) Click the “Activate” link to the left of this description, 2) Sign up for an Akismet API key, and 3) Go to your Akismet configuration page, and save your API key.
CMS Tree Page View 0.8.10
» Pär Thernström (url)
Adds a CMS-like tree view of all your pages, like the view often found in a page-focused CMS. Use the tree view to edit, view, add pages and search pages (very useful if you have many pages). And with drag and drop you can rearrange the order of your pages. Page management won’t get any easier than this!
Contact Form to DB Extension 2.3
» Michael Simpson (url)
Save form submissions to the database from Contact Form 7 and Fast Secure Contact Form. Includes exports and short codes. | Data | Settings | FAQ
Jetpack by WordPress.com 1.8.2
» Automattic (url)
Bring the power of the WordPress.com cloud to your self-hosted WordPress. Jetpack enables you to connect your blog to a WordPress.com account to use the powerful features normally only available to WordPress.com users.
My Category Order 3.3.1
» Andrew Charlton (url)
My Category Order allows you to set the order in which categories will appear in the sidebar. Uses a drag and drop interface for ordering. Adds a widget with additional options for easy installation on widgetized themes.
WP Block Admin 0.2.2
» Callum Macdonald (url)
Block access to the admin interface based on user capability. The default is only editors and admins are allowed access, but the required capability can be set by editing the plugin file.
» BraveNewCode Inc. (url)
A plugin which formats your site with a mobile theme for visitors on Apple iPhone / iPod touch, Google Android, Blackberry Storm and Torch, Palm Pre and other touch-based smartphones.