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.
If you manage a WordPress website, or many of them like me, it doesn’t take long before you understand that there are lots of hackers out there always trying to break your login and gain access to your site. There are brute force protection plugins available, but if you or just a handful of people […]
Simple File List is an ultra-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.
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.
With each website that Element Engage provides hosting for, we provide an email report detailing your current website’s traffic statistics using the StatCounter service. This is generally sent each week, but can be sent daily or monthly as well. These reports are critical for website owners and managers to know what their websites traffic is, […]