Post Draft in WordPress Got Lost But Firebug to the Rescue

I was writing a blog post the other day and had to stop for a moment. On resumption, my session expired and WordPress needed me to sign-in again which I did on a new tab.I went back to the tab that I was writing on and tried saving the draft but WordPress killed the operation for security … [Read more...]

Easy Websites Backup and Restore with Softaculous

A lot of us host our websites and blogs on a shared hosting platform mainly because they are affordable. These shared hosting provides cPanel to its users for easy administration of their respective server space and accounts.Virtually all cPanel ships with softaculous - an automatic Installer … [Read more...]

How to Build a Feed Reader with SimplePie and SQLite

A lot of us are familiar with these terms: RSS feeds or simply called feeds and feed readers.Basically, a feed is a data format used by websites as a medium for providing users with its content. To keep yourself abreast on latest update from your favorite websites, you usually will subscribe … [Read more...]

How to Fix a Very Slow, Hanging or Freezing Windows 7 PC

I encountered a weird problem with my Windows 7 laptop few days ago. It suddenly refuses to boot and when it does boot, it becomes very slow and occasionally hangs or freeze.I took it to a local repairer and I was told the only solution was to format and reinstall a new Windows OS on the PC. I … [Read more...]

How to Reposition Jetpack’s Sharing icons and Like button

Jetpack is one of the most popular and used plugin available for free at the WordPress plugin directory. Among the huge list of its feature include the social sharing icons previously known as sharedaddy which allow visitors to share your content to Facebook, twitter and many other social … [Read more...]

Verify Google Adsense without PIN but a Proof of Identity Document

To say the postal service in my country is terrible is an understatement. I remember thrice requesting for my Google Adsense PIN which I never received (lost in transit).To protect the security of accounts, Google requires you to verify your address before they can send you payment. To do so, a … [Read more...]

How to Spoof, Hide, or Remove HTTP Referer

When an HTML link that reference a website is clicked, the web browser will send a request to the server holding the destination webpage / website. Among the request sent by the browser to the referenced website server is the HTTP Referer which indicate the URL of the webpage that refered the user … [Read more...]