Mostly about my amusement

This Server

This server is a fun exercise. On this I am running the following software

  • Linux
  • Apache 2 Web server
  • PHP
  • MySQL
  • WordPress

There is a lot more than that of course and I am constantly playing around with the software.

The banner on my default theme was taken from some of my Flickr photos.

WordPress Plugins

Advanced Ads 1.24.2  Advanced Ads 1.24.2
» Thomas Maier, Advanced Ads GmbH (url)
Manage and optimize your ads in WordPress

AMP 2.0.11  AMP 2.0.11
» AMP Project Contributors (url)
Enable AMP on your WordPress site, the WordPress way.

Content Security Policy Pro 1.3.5  Content Security Policy Pro 1.3.5
» Laxman Thapa (url)
The new Content-Security-Policy HTTP response header helps you reduce XSS risks on modern browsers by declaring what dynamic resources are allowed to load via a HTTP Header. This Content Security Plolicy plugin will help the setup the CSP

EWWW Image Optimizer 6.1.1  EWWW Image Optimizer 6.1.1
» Exactly WWW (url)
Reduce file sizes for images within WordPress including NextGEN Gallery and GRAND FlAGallery. Uses jpegtran, optipng/pngout, and gifsicle.

oEmbed Gist 4.9.1  oEmbed Gist 4.9.1
» Takayuki Miyauchi (url)
Embed source from gist.github.

Regenerate Thumbnails 3.1.5  Regenerate Thumbnails 3.1.5
» Alex Mills (Viper007Bond) (url)
Regenerate the thumbnails for one or more of your image uploads. Useful when changing their sizes or your theme.

Smarter Archives 3.2.5  Smarter Archives 3.2.5
» Robin Adrianse (url)
Easy, simple, and intuitive way to access archives via months, broken down by year.

SyntaxHighlighter Evolved 3.6.0  SyntaxHighlighter Evolved 3.6.0
» Alex Mills (Viper007Bond) (url)
Easily post syntax-highlighted code to your site without having to modify the code at all. Uses Alex Gorbatchev’s SyntaxHighlighter. Includes a new editor block.

Tin Foil Hat Gravatars 0.8  Tin Foil Hat Gravatars 0.8
» Jan Dembowski (url)
Use Gravatars but don’t use Gravatars. What? Shut up.

Wapuuvatar 2.5  Wapuuvatar 2.5
» Lee Willis (url)
Use Wapuus for your user avatars.

WP-PluginsUsed 1.50.1  WP-PluginsUsed 1.50.1
» Lester 'GaMerZ' Chan (url)
Display WordPress plugins that you currently have (both active and inactive) onto a post/page.

WPBeginner's Compact Archives 4.0.0  WPBeginner's Compact Archives 4.0.0
» WPBeginner (url)
Displays a compact monthly archive instead of the default long list. Either display it as a block suitable for the body of a page or in a form compact enough for a sidebar.

Yoast SEO 16.1.1  Yoast SEO 16.1.1
» Team Yoast (url)
The first true all-in-one SEO solution for WordPress, including on-page content analysis, XML sitemaps and much more.


  1. Want to know if there is an existing setting for displaying the archive page with the ryu theme as you’ve done or would I have to create a new template for archive pages manually in a child theme?