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TOC Malfunction Rumors Disproved Again

Jul 17, 2009   //   by Hackadelic   //   WordPress  //  No Comments

Marvin from The Hitchhiker´s Guide to the Galaxy - not againIn my last post I disproved that SEO Table Of Contents fails to function on a very long post/page with more than 12,500 characters. As it turned out, it wasn’t characters that the issuer meant, but words. So I re-checked with a much longer post.


TOC Malfunction Rumors Disproved

Jul 17, 2009   //   by Hackadelic   //   WordPress  //  3 Comments

coming and goingThere have been rumors that SEO Table Of Contents wouldn’t work properly on long pages with more than 12,500 characters. I just made a functional page with 29,837 (!) characters and a TOC, wich proves the rumors wrong.

Check it out, see for yourself: the TOC Test With Looong Text.

Sliding Notes 1.6 – “W3C Tribute”

Jul 12, 2009   //   by Hackadelic   //   WordPress  //  15 Comments

w3c-2-textorizedHere is yet another update to Sliding Notes. Besides various code improvements, it establishes conformity to the W3C XHTML 1.0 standard (important for sites that show the valid XHTML badge).


Hackadelic Discreet Text Widget

Jul 9, 2009   //   by Hackadelic   //   WordPress  //  3 Comments

September 20th 2008 - Window to the SoulDiscreet Text Widget is a generic lightweight solution to the Empty Widget Problem, and enables you to safely use SEO Table Of Contents in the sidebar in any theme. It can be used as a replacement for the default text widget, when it’s content is automatically delivered by a shortcode, and you want to hide the widget altogether when the content is empty.

Download And Enjoy It

It can be used in just the same way as the default WordPress text widget. Nothing more to say. 🙂

Solving The Empty Widget Problem

Jul 8, 2009   //   by Hackadelic   //   WordPress  //  1 Comment

Emptiness / VacíoWhen you want to display a TOC box in your sidebar using a text widget and the toc shortcode, and there are no headings to display, you effectively get an empty widget. An ugly affair sometimes… Here is what you can do about it.


Intelligent Solutions Matter

Jul 3, 2009   //   by Hackadelic   //   Featured, WordPress  //  No Comments

ProgressIf you ask a solution provider, any solution provider, if their solutions were “intelligent”, you can bet you won’t get a single “no” answer. Consequently, every solution out there is intelligent, right? But is it?


TOC Boxes Is SEO Table Of Contents

Jul 1, 2009   //   by Hackadelic   //   WordPress  //  No Comments

night wushYes, here is another release of the plugin formerly known as TOC Boxes, bringing some cool changes along.

Go get it at It’s worth upgrading. 🙂


Placing a TOC In The Sidebar Revisited – First Aid For Naughty Themes

Jun 28, 2009   //   by Hackadelic   //   WordPress  //  2 Comments

Santa Lulu Reacts to Your Christmas Request with AlarmSome time ago, I wrote a tip about placing a TOC in the side bar. As it now turns out, this tip does not work on all themes. Here’s why, and what you can do about it.


Sliding Notes 1.5.0 “Accordion Virtuoso”

Jun 11, 2009   //   by Hackadelic   //   WordPress  //  8 Comments

Accordion playerA brand new release of Sliding Notes is out. Code name: “Accordion Virtuoso”.

Main novelty: The addition of an awesome feature which enables emulation of accordion-style behavior like this one over here.

Go get it at, it sure is worth upgrading. 🙂


Widget Voodoo 1.0.6

May 29, 2009   //   by Hackadelic   //   WordPress  //  No Comments

Voodoo Doll ToothpickA quick note to Hackadelic Widget Voodoo users:

Here is a maintenance release that fixes an issue related to some rare widgets with uncommon HTML layout, where titles were collapsed as well. Get it as usual at

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