For whatever reason you may need to Publish a WordPress Post without having that Post show in the Feed. The Post will still show on your Website however feed subscribers won't see the Post (and any services such as Mailchimp or Aweber that use your Feed won't 'see' the Blog Post). Just add the code … [Read more...] about How to remove a Post from the RSS Feed
Just in case anyone else in Australia is having problems accessing some Websites, there has been a 'targeted attack against CloudFlare routers'. I use CloudFlare for DNS hosting and CDN. Various times today I've received messages from Pingdom (who I use to monitor whether my WordPress Site is up or … [Read more...] about Today's Website Problems
A number of my clients to whom I provide one-on-one WordPress tutorials have urged me to make more instructional WordPress videos. Well, here we go. The video below shows how to create a MySQL database in cPanel as well as add a new user and assign the correct permissions to the database. These … [Read more...] about How to create a database for WordPress in cPanel
Google have announced that they will retire Google Reader in July 2013. Google, I am not impressed! I use Google Reader on my desktop and Android devices very often. Besides Google Chrome and Google Apps (Gmail), Google Reader is the app I use most often. I'll be moving across to Feedly but, … [Read more...] about Not Happy Google!
For my main WordPress Services Website I use VPS hosting. Specifically the virtual server uses Cpanel, WHM and Parallels Power Panel. This morning, upon logging in to WHM there were various updates to apply which I did. Upon performing a Graceful Server Reboot in WHM I received the following error … [Read more...] about Fix Database Problems on WHM Update
Yes, I normally Blog about WordPress but today we turn our attention to installing Joomla on Hostgator shared Hoasting. The latest version of Joomla can easily be run on Hostgator but there are a few changes that are needed. You could use Fantastico but this will install a superseded/old version of … [Read more...] about How to install Joomla 3.x on Hostgator
I've used FileZilla, the FTP client software, for many years and love it. As a WordPress Website designer I'm constantly moving files using FTP and FileZilla just works brilliantly. There are other good FTP clients out there such as Cyberduck and FireFTP (an addon for Mozilla Firefox) but I haven't … [Read more...] about How to show a password stored in FileZilla