WordPress Security And A Plugin To Help You

There’s a lot of attention lately for WordPress security issues. Blogs get hacked quite often and on forums I see a lot of desperate cries for help. I know how it feels. This blog got hacked once and it’s a real pain in the butt. Before I go into some WordPress security issues, let me […]

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How To Tweak Your WordPress Theme On The Fly

Sometimes you want to tweak your WordPress theme a bit. Adding extra or new graphics with different dimensions, changing the templates, a bit of extra search engine optimization, replacing a specific part or maybe installing a better solution for something you’re using now… whatever. I’m not talking about adding a widget or activating a plugin. […]

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WordPress Backup And Database Optimizer Plugin

I’ve changed my WordPress Database Backup Plugin for the WP-DBManager. It’s not that I wasn’t happy with the WordPress backup plugin, but the WP database manager has a big advantage. I’m NOT a database specialist, so don’t ask me why it happens (if you do know, share it with me in a comment), but over […]

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Should You Upgrade To WordPress 2.5?

WordPress is about to issue a new version: 2.5. Actually, it’s over due, as it was announced several times before, but I’m confident it’s coming one of these days. So, how does this affect you and your blog? Well, first and foremost you should always upgrade to the latest version if it has the latest […]

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Update Your WordPress Plugins

I know, yet another post about WordPress plugins. But believe me, it’s worth while reading this one. You see, I’ve had troubles with this site on several occasions because of WordPress plugins that were out of date. Google XML Sitemaps used to be a notorious one. Not updating this plugin lead to some severe errors […]

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WordPress Automatic Upgrade Plugin

WordPress users, while in their Admin section, often see a message urging them to upgrade their WordPress software. I’ve seen many discussions on several forums, whether you should do that (immediately) or not. Sometimes there seems to be no reason to hurry, on other occasions there’s a security fix involved which needs to be done […]

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