Making annoying errors shut up.
Burn the land and boil the seas, I use CLIs to clean WP. My heavy handed, command line methodology to scrubbing the heck out of a WordPress install when I clean.
Saving some manual labor with cron, bash scripting, and a config file.
Grep vs ack is like vi vs emacs. What tool you use is based on your comfort level. While I’ve been a grep-er for years, I just switched to ack, and I regret nothing.
Command line my trash? Why not!
Everyone talks about it, this is how I setup passwordless SSH.
Want to feed your email list from an RSS feed without having to rely on things like FeedBurner or MailChimp? With rss2email and some savvy, you totally can!
Speaking of when to code… I get asked “If you don’t use the built in WordPress upgrade tool, how do you upgrade your install?” a lot. So… here’s how.
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.
More ways to use top to understand how to make your site run faster.
Image theft is one thing I’m resigned to on the net. Bandwidth theft I oppose with all the anger in my heart.