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Microkids Related Posts WordPress Plugin Review

Microkids Related Posts WordPress Plugin Why you need itRelated post plugins allow you to present your reader with other content they may find useful or interesting. This helps keep your reader browsing your site and

Linux locate command: Find Files and Directories Quickly and Efficiently

This is quick guide howto find files and directories quick and efficiently on Linux with locate command. Linux find command is outdated, slow and complicated to use, so locate command is much better option. Locate

cURL Tip: Check that the Apache Compression (gzip, deflate) is Working

This is a quick method with using cURL to check that Apache Compression with mod_gzip and mod_deflate is working. Only the remote server headers are needed. Check that the Apache Compression is Working Get headers

Install PostgreSQL 8.4 Database Server on CentOS, Fedora, Red Hat

This is quick guide howto install PostgreSQL 8.4 (current stable 8.4.7) database server on CentOS, Fedora and Red Hat. Fedora 14, Fedora 13, CentOS 5.5 and Red Hat (RHEL) 5.5 has PostgreSQL 8.4 database server

YUM History (list, info, summary, repeat, redo, undo, new)

Yum (Yellowdog Update Modified) is RPM Packet Management system for Fedora, CentOS, Red Hat, OpenSuse etc. Yum history (list, info, summary, repeat, redo, undo, new) commands is added on 3.2.25 version. So this works every

Add Hostname, Date, Time, Uptime, Load Average to Linux Terminal Title

This tip is really useful if you need/want to monitor multiple servers at the same time. This Tip works, as the tip, by which you can add the date and time the title of the

Make Your Video Debut

This is a guest post written by Kathleen Dowdey of  Kathleen produces online and offline video for small businesses, agencies, special events and entertainment venues. Ready to take the plunge and liven up


Non-standard image/pjpeg mimetype on IE

Here’s a lovely little Internet Explorer “feature” that may have web developers cursing, so I figured I would write a brief post about it in the hope that IE doesn’t waste an hour of your

PHP CLI Colors – PHP Class Command Line Colors (bash)

PHP Command Line Interface (CLI) has not built-in coloring for script output, like example Perl language has ( So I decided to make own class for adding colors on PHP CLI output. This class works

PHP – Measure Scripts Execution Time and Page Generation Time

In many cases, it is really useful to know the exact time for how long a PHP script is running or how long will take PHP web page load. On the other hand it is

Recommendations From The Field

Working on the front lines, I have an opportunity to see how cPanel/WHM customizations are implemented in practice.  Often, I encounter novel ways of assembling our hooks and APIs to provide functionality.  However, there are

PHP stdClass to Array and Array to stdClass – stdClass Object

I think every PHP coders have come accross Arrays and stdClass Objects (belongs to PHP Predefined Classes). Sometimes it’s very useful convert Objects to Arrays and Arrays to Objects. This is easy if arrays and

nginx, PHP 5.3 and FastCGI on CentOS 5.5, Fedora 13, Red Hat RHEL 5.5/6

This is guide howto install nginx, PHP 5.3 and FastCGI webserver with MySQL and/or PostgreSQL and Memcache support on Fedora 12 and Fedora 13, CentOS 5.5, Red Hat (RHEL) 5.5/6. nginx (engine x) is a

BitLy ( PHP Class – Shorten and Expand URLs (and Hashes) with BitLy API

BitLy ( is a service which allows users to shorten, expand, share and track URLs (links). can be accessed through website and a robust and open API. Example:Shorten url ->

Using Online Social Networking To Reinforce Offline Networking

I’ve been attending quite a few different networking events and groups lately, to expand both my business and social circles and so I’ve been thinking about how social networking happens on and offline. For me,

Known Integration Issues inside of 11.25

As most of you probably know, we released 11.25 to our RELEASE branch this week.  This is a major change to cPanel/WHM which presents some issues with integration.  I have been trying to track as

10 Tips For Integrating Social Media Into Your Marketing Mix

Small Business CEO has published my guest post: 10 Tips For Integrating Social Media Into Your Marketing MixThere’s a lot to be said on this topic but these are some initial thoughts and considerations if

Delete files securely on Linux – Journaled file systems

Few days ago I write about shred, which work fine for old systems, like EXT2, but not so nice with journaled file systems. Modern file systems need something more robust, like dd and srm (a


Twitter hacked? Not really, only Twitter DNS records compromised

I before post ‘Twitter Hacked by Iranian Cyber Army’, but actually just Twitter DNS records was hacked. I think even server headers and tracepath to servers simply prove this, because they are completely different

Twitter Hacked by Iranian Cyber Army

Twitter site is hacked by Iranian Cyber Army. Here is some screenshots and full info about page. Screenshots Server info and full html content lynx -mime_header HTTP/1.1 200 OK Date: Fri, 18 Dec 2009