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Make It So


Like Matt’s “Hello Dolly” plugin “Make It So” echoes lines from our cultural history straight to your dashboard. Only unlike “Hello Dolly” and like my other plugin “He’s Dead, Jim”, “Make It So” speaks to your inner nerd by echoing lines from “Star Trek: The Next Generation.”

More information is available on my wiki.


  1. Upload make_it_so.php to the /wp-content/plugins/ directory
  2. Activate the plugin through the ‘Plugins’ menu in WordPress
  3. Adjust your tunic


What if I want to keep “Hello Dolly” as well?

I’ve designed “Make It So” to send it’s output to another line, so they play well together. See the screenshots.

What if I want to keep “Hello Dolly” as well as “He’s Dead, Jim”?

They will all play well together. See the screenshots. World leaders could learn a thing or two here.

Contributors & Developers

“Make It So” is open source software. The following people have contributed to this plugin.


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Interested in development?

Browse the code, check out the SVN repository, or subscribe to the development log by RSS.



  • Initial release.