The Antidote to Information Addiction (AKA Blogger’s Syndrome)

Here’s a couple of simple truths about blogging: There is no ‘secret’ to the success of your blog. There’s barely anything new at all to be said or read on the topic of blogging. Once


Apache logs

Issues with suhosin or mod_security , then best check your Apache error logs tail -f /usr/local/apache/logs/error_log

Things You Should Know Before You Start Blogging

Avoid the 6 month blog fizzle-out, or the non-starter by being prepared for what’s to come in your new incarnation as: A Blogger. I wrote a guest post for She Takes On The World with

Upgrade Fedora 13 to Fedora 14 with Preupgrade – Screenshots

This is guide, howto upgrade Fedora 13 to Fedora 14 with Preupgrade, which download needed packages from the server and then just reboot to installer and after install boot the new system. It’s important backup

How To Update Your Readers When You Post A New Blog

If you’re blogging you want readers to be able to keep up with what you’re writing, right? Here’s an overview of some of your options for enabling readers to subscribe, along with pros and cons

Fedora 14 Install Guide (Live CD/Live USB) – Windows Dual Boot

This is Fedora 14 Install Guide with screenshots using Live CD or Live USB and Dual Booting with Windows. Fedora 14 Installation is also possible with using Fedora NetInstall (Net Install) with gPXE and BFO

Maintaining Application Compatibility

With version 11.28 of cPanel & WHM making it’s way into the production update tiers, now is a great time to discuss your application testing strategies. It’s every developer’s responsibility to test and verify their

A Chance To Win WordPress For Dummies

How would you like to be personally walked through the WordPress installation process, guided through the set-up of your site, and receive expert advice on promoting your site with SEO and social media? Well, if

Sharing on Facebook More Valuable Than On Twitter

According to research done by Eventbrite, sharing on Facebook is five times more valuable than sharing on Twitter. Eventbrite mined all this data over the past several months, analyzing how sharing an event through social

Linux Encrypt Files/Decrypt Files – GPG Interactive/Non Interactive Modes

GNU Privacy Guard (GnuPG or GPG) is a free software alternative to the PGP suite of cryptographic software. This is quick guide, howto Encrypt and Decrypt files on Linux with password using GPG. This guide

Facebook Testing Admin Interface To Contact Likers

Big news from Facebook-land. Soon Page Admins will be able to contact those that have ‘liked’ them via an interface on the site. This function has been available somewhat behind the scenes, but it took

Upcoming Improvements to LivePHP

This past week, we have been working to improve livePHP. For those of you not familiar with livePHP, it is a PHP class that allows access to the cPanel & WHM API1 and API2 system within

WordPress & Social Media Bootcamp for Business – Oct 30th

I’m very excited to announce this in-person workshop taking place October 30th, 11am – 5pm at the Coloft in Santa Monica. I’m teaming up with Gary Nicholson of Relevant Trafik (a search marketing, web design,

Show Linux Version, Distribution (Distro), System Information

This is quick guide howto show Linux version, howto show Linux distributin (distro) info, howto show Linux System information, kernel version and kernel information on command line. Show Linux Version Linux version information can be

SVN (Subversion) Access Control with Apache and mod_authz_svn

I just wrote guide, howto install SVN (Subversion) Server on Fedora, CentOS and Red Hat (RHEL). No I decided to write more information about SVN Access Control. This guide works if you have installed Apache,

Install SVN Server on Fedora 28/27, CentOS/RHEL 7.5/6.9

This is guide, howto install SVN (Subversion) server on Fedora 28/27/26, CentOS 7.5/6.9, Red Hat (RHEL) 7.5/6.9. What is SVN (Subversion)? Subversion is a free/open-source version control system. Subversion manages files and directories, and the


Multilingual Websites using WordPress

Are you considering having a website built for your organisation? Do you need it to be available in both English and Maltese? Or English, French and Italian? Or any other combination of languages? Or are

PHP: Remove Last Character from String – substr/substr_replace/rtrim

This is a very common PHP question, how to remove last character from string in PHP? So here are three ways how to delete last character from string in PHP. Method 1 – PHP: Remove

List tar/tar.gz/tar.bz2 Contents – List all files in archive.tar

This is quick tip, howto list contents of tar, tar.gz and tar.bz2 files without unpacking file. This is very useful on server environment where any graphical tool is not available. This method is also very

How Do Themes & Plugins Help With SEO?

I recently wrote about the need for the website owner to take responsibility for  SEO and not rely 100% on a theme or a plugin. Themes and plugins do of course have some benefits if

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