Sometimes the simple tasks are ones I’ll spend a long time on trying to automate rather than do it the long way. This was an effort to shorten 7 commands to 3.
If you use cPanel, one of the nicer things to do is filter emails so you don’t have to read them.
This solution won’t help everyone, but it helped me today. I had to add permissions on a few hundred folders, and I didn’t want to do it manually.
If you run a site where anyone can sign up and create a blog, you’re going to encounter splogs and spammers. Be prepared!
Sometimes, when you’re smart and savvy, you make changes that later on shoot yourself in the foot. Here’s what I did, how I solved it, and how to use this as an example of why you just keep trying!
We all know this adage: Your data is only as secure as your last backup. But how do you backup? What do you backup? Where do you put it so that your data is safe, secure, and above all, accessible in a pinch?
Hotlinking is putting a link to someone else’s webpage’s graphic on your site. This is also called bandwidth theft. Directly linking to a website’s files (images, video, etc.) means that when someone accesses your website, they draw bandwidth from another. If you use an IMG tag to show a picture from someone else’s page on […]
If you’re using an unmodified theme, this is something you’ll never need to worry about. But if you’ve made one, teeny tiny, change to a theme, then you need to consider Child Themes.
When you move from Single WordPress to MultiSite, you can leave your images where they are, or you can move them to the new structure.
So you’ve have a plugin and you’ve finally released it on WordPress.org to allow the masses. It’s going well, you’ve run a couple revisions with no major issues. But how can you tell how ‘well’ your plugin is actually doing? Realistically, you’re going to have to wait a while, maybe even a year, for things […]