This is a simple plugin that protects access to your WordPress website’s login page by intercepting the page request and requiring that a PIN number, up to 8 digits, be present in the URL. Without the proper PIN, no login form is displayed, just a simple message. This plugin will make it harder for hackers […]
YES! There are a number of benefits to sharing the WordPress content folder; Both websites will have access to the same themes and plugins. This means that both sites could use a single theme, allowing an easily manageable identical look for two domain names. Media files are saved to the same location, but appear separate […]
Dealing with WordPress’ Subversion (SVN) system for publishing plugins is, let’s just say, less than user friendly. Why can’t I just upload a zip file? Anyway, figuring out the command line stuff can be no fun at first. So I hope the 8-step snippet below will help you get a jump start on WordPress SVN […]
Although a few years old, I thought this was a great article on getting into the heads of our potential website visitors.
Simple File List is a basic file list with optional front-side uploader. The plugin provides an easy-to-integrate basic user interface allowing visitors, clients, customers, or associates to upload a file as well see a listing of those files (separate from the media library) if you choose. The list and/or the uploader can be turned on and off for the front-side of the website. You can show just the list, just the uploader, or both. You can also restrict uploading and/or viewing of the file list to only logged in users. For list management, there is a page in the administration area which always shows both. Here you can easily view, upload and delete files as needed.
If you’re new to the world of websites, here’s the basics of what you need to know about the various pieces that make up the ownership of a website. Domain Names The first, and most important part of the whole web site system is the domain name, such as google.com or cnn.com. This domain name […]
Had enough of selling on Etsy? Element Engage can help you migrate your Etsy Store to your own website. I’ve developed migration scripts that help make this daunting task go quickly. I’ll move your Etsy store to a WordPress-based E-Commerce website. You’ll be able to manage your products, orders and complete website content all by […]
Can’t Install Final Cut Studio 5.1 on OSX Mavericks, Mountain Lion, or Lion? Hope this quick post helps somebody. Because the newer Intel Macs no longer have Rosetta installed (a program used to run older PowerPC apps), you cannot install Final Cut Studio 5.1 using the normal installation method because the installer is a PowerPC application […]
A few weeks ago I got the chance to get behind the camera again and shoot some of the video for Tom Zenanko and his TV Show / Website Ice Fishing Today. It’s hard work, but a lot of fun. When I shoot, I don’t get to fish much, usually. But getting out there and […]
Here’s a quick tip for how to test something on one of your WordPress pages without others seeing it until you’re ready. In your template file, place this PHP where you want to do you code testing.