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Category: The Web

Another WordPress blank page

Fixing blank pages in WordPress caused by embedded theme links in the wp-config.php file.

Back to the Fold

Many of us are probably familiar with the idea advanced in the early days of the Internet, that most users don’t know how to scroll through a website. Today that seems pretty unbelievable. The vast majority of websites, and indeed many of the most regularly visited, not only favour scrolling but to a large extent […]

Open Source Bridges

A call to arms for all programmers to develop an open source bridge system for easily linking some of the larger named web-based open source projects, such as wikis, forums, blogs and CMSes.

Playing with the WordPress database

After initially solving my database character encoding problems by ignoring the specific strings in the wp-config.php file, I was finally forced to alter the characters in the database during a recent reshuffle. Whilst there are two automated solutions available via plugin, namely g30rg3x‘s UTF-8 Database Converter and the Modified UTF8 Sanitize Plugin, sadly neither worked […]

Web Design For Dummies

See larger image Web Design For Dummies (Paperback) By (author): Lisa Lopuck Helps you to build your own eye-popping site design and create a user-friendly site, design great graphics, and make updating easy. List Price: £16.99 GBP New From: £14.15 GBP In Stock Used from: £0.01 GBP In Stock Whilst I normally steer clear of […]

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