Archive for April, 2007

Selecting MySQL records in time bands from random log data

Monday, April 30th, 2007

Lets say you have thousands of log records in a database table that have been inserted at …

SEO - Optimising WordPress to avoid duplication issues

Friday, April 27th, 2007

Anyone who has looked into making their website search engine friendly will understand that Google will strike …

How to download .htaccess files via FTP

Friday, April 27th, 2007

One of the most common problems that any newby webmaster has to face is the issue of …

The World’s Unanswered questions

Wednesday, April 25th, 2007

Oi - Tell me what you don’t know hunny!

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What does “./” (dot forward slash) mean in linux?

Wednesday, April 25th, 2007

I’ve just been reading Apache - The Definitive Guide and on page 29 it tells us to …

Editing remote files via ssh

Sunday, April 22nd, 2007

I have just learnt something!

I’ve been reading technical books for years. Many contain examples of things that …

PHPeclipse verses NuSphere PhpED - Which is best?

Wednesday, April 18th, 2007

I have just begun to learn how to use the powerful free IDE called Eclipse

Which versions of PHP are bundled with older versions of XAMPP (installers for Windows)

Wednesday, April 18th, 2007

XAMPP is a package that you can download to make the installation of PHP, MySql …

What on Earth does a double underscore then parenthesis mean in PHP? __()

Friday, April 13th, 2007

php devilI was taking my first steps at really digging-below-the-surface of the code in WordPress, (trying to re-order the way my Page List was being shown on the sidebar), when I spotted a really strange piece of code in one of the examples:

Choosing a Gallery / Media Presentation plugin for my friend’s WordPress

Thursday, April 12th, 2007

I am looking for something i can put on my friend’s WP site that i’m setting …