Real WordPress Cron Jobs 1

Real WordPress Cron Jobs

WP cron is one of the greatest features of WordPress. However, it’s irritating when your site is low traffic, or for whatever reason, wp cron refuses to work properly. You can’t schedule your postings or newsletter digests, social media re-posts, WAF scanning, etc. And if your plan is to get serious about your personal blog […]

Essential firefox addons for netizens 4

Essential firefox addons for netizens

adblock-edge Adblock Edge is a fork of the Adblock Plus version 2.1.2 extension for blocking advertisements on the web. This fork will provide the same features as Adblock Plus 2.X and higher but without “acceptable ads” feature. Adblock Edge was primarily branched off from Adblock Plus 2.1.2 source code package “http://adblockplus.org/downloads/adblockplus-2.1.2-source.tgz” created by Wladimir Palant. […]

[MediaWiki] Simple Private Wiki Permissions 22

[MediaWiki] Simple Private Wiki Permissions

This entry is part 2 of 2 in the series Quick and Dirty MediaWiki Tips

Another wiki tip I needed often back in time was, “how to create a simple private wiki for me and/or my work colleagues?”. Well, wikis are used by so many geeks to reduce productivity or as a stress relief tool for backing up their notes or their precious geek-work. When I needed a wiki for […]

MediaWiki over ssl encryption 23

MediaWiki over ssl encryption

This entry is part 1 of 2 in the series Quick and Dirty MediaWiki Tips

Mediawiki is the best known wiki software. It’s the same software wikipedia relies on. Allows us to gather and store information in a semantic way, it is also usefull for  mind mapping.  Mediawiki has some simple but cool features such as heading based article formating, URI redirect, automatic outline numbering based on headings, dynamic content […]

jQuery Tutorials -  Hide/protect mailto: links from spam bots and email harvesters #3 24

jQuery Tutorials – Hide/protect mailto: links from spam bots and email harvesters #3

This entry is part 3 of 3 in the series Spambot Protection

Here is a jQuery snippet that can protect email addresses from email harvesters. All you need to do is to inlcude .mail class to your “mailto:” html links like the example below.

 

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wordpress essential plugins

[Updated] WordPress Essential Plugins

This is my list with the most essential wordpress CMS plug-ins. In order to find and install these plugins, you can directly search them in WordPress plugin search engine. If I missed something please drop me a line to update the post. Security: UPDATE (26/12/2014) iThemes security (malware scanning via virus total, wp-admin url hiding […]