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What can you think of that WordPress can't do? (6 posts)

  1. MTsoul
    Member
    Posted 9 years ago #

    Hi everyone,

    I'm making a new site with WordPress and I would like to acknowledge all my visitors what WordPress can do. Most people know of WordPress as a blog platform, but I want to show that it can be more than that.

    Can you think of specific things of a website that has not been implemented (too much) with WordPress yet?

    So far, I got:
    [*] Using Flash as front-end of a WordPress blog by defining templates to act like XML documents that Flash can import. The usefulness of this is mostly for audio/video podcasting and portfolio archives.
    [*] A full CMS. Since every site is different, it's kind of hard to use WordPress as a general CMS. But it could be customized into one.
    [*] Skinning WordPress into a forum/bbs. I've always liked skinning templates, I thought it would be interesting and fun to have a forum running on WordPress. (I've got this all planned out already too).

    Any other interesting ideas?

  2. vkaryl
    Member
    Posted 9 years ago #

    How about a collaborative novel?

  3. MTsoul
    Member
    Posted 9 years ago #

    Hey good idea! It might get a bit messy after many entries from viewers, but that could be managed. Cool cool I'll see how this could be implemented.

  4. vkaryl
    Member
    Posted 9 years ago #

    Well, you'd have to have one "category" for each chapter to begin with; then subcats probably as things went along....

  5. MTsoul
    Member
    Posted 9 years ago #

    Hmm.. That would be very interesting. It could be one of those "if you want this guy to do this, flip to page 4" books too!

  6. petit
    Member
    Posted 9 years ago #

    I guess lots of people had the novel idea, I'm sure I did.
    I mean it's a bit lonely to write a novel, so why not a collaborative one.

    Severely moderated, mind you ;-)

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