There are various reasons that you might want to force a website to use SSL. In general, if you have an SSL cert setup for your website, you should probably force all users to https even if the page doesn't contain sensitive data. In an ideal world, you would do this on the server side…
When you have obtained a list of emails from a location that required little to no validation on whether it was a real email, you will be stuck trying to determine if the email address is real or not. You don't want to risk sending out an email to these users without checking as a…
This tutorial will show you how to take¬†the media manager from Wordpress and use it on an external page with a stock version of TinyMCE. I saw some posts about this and people were calling the Wordpress editor to achieve this. Its an option, but it is not what this guide is for. If you…
When pulling comments from a database table, it can be very costly when you are performing a query that will automatically sort all of the comments into the parent child hierarchy. Every extra ms your SQL server spends performing calculations is time that is wasted. If you can easily move this logic to the programming…
Most guides on how to add a custom PHP page in Wordpress will explain how to do it using a template in a theme, but this is a restrictive method of adding a custom PHP page to Wordpress. It's actually quite easy, perhaps slightly inefficient, to dynamically create a custom template for a Wordpress theme.…
I looked up a few tutorials online on how to install Laravel and I got to the point where composer was giving me an error saying that i needed to upgrade to PHP 5.5. Since I had 5.4 running on the server and also had quite a lot of stuff already running on this server…
The lastmod ¬†field in sitemaps is subject to a lot of trouble for most people who are trying to build their own dynamic sitemaps. The main issue is that google only accepts a single type of timestamp and if it is now 100% correct it will throw a load of errors telling you the date…
Content filters are used to display some data at a specific location in a post. For example, if you wanted to display some data at the end of every single post on your blog, you could use a content filter and it would allow you to do this. You will need to be able to…