Updated: An earlier draft of the post was for v4.0.0-alpha.4. A reader pointed out that the demo no longer worked with the latest update. The following example uses the current alpha release and is actually simpler and uses more native Bootstrap components. I know that Bootstrap 4.0 is only an alpha release, but as the […]

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Recently I learned that the plugin Instapress is not PHP version >5.4.0 compatible. The consistent error received seems to come from the removal of ‘call-time pass-by-reference.’ The error probably looks something like this: Fatal error: Call-time pass-by-reference has been removed in /site/wp-content/plugins/instapress/instagram.php on line 306 While it’s annoying, it’s a relatively easy fix. You’ll need to […]

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I try to read as many articles as I can each week on a wide range of topics that interest me. Some make my short list of favorites, and here they are for this week. The Fallen of World War II by Neil Halloran A truly moving film. It takes less than 20 minutes to […]

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I always want to write even though I feel I’m not good at it and rarely have anything worth saying. Last week one of my favorite bloggers (Tim Challies) put out an article, “On Writing Well,” which inspired me to try to get back into it – or at least write this one post. Over […]

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My current projects have kept me in Laravel quite a bit lately. One of my favorite parts of Laravel is migrations. I’m also a big fan of comments in my database tables because inevitably when I go back to work on the project in six months, I won’t remember what a column was used for. […]

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Domain redirect WordPress Plugin

So I’m one of those people that likes buying up domain names. I’m constantly finding a domain name that I like and adding it to the collection. One thing that has always bothered me is any of those domains could be used to load my site. Once a page has loaded and a link is clicked, it usually […]

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We all have check engine lights in our business – little lights that come on usually alerting us or drawing our attention to a problem or threat of a problem. These check engine lights could be: a drop in traffic on your website; fewer online purchases and conversions from your online store; decreased code performance; […]

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Virtual meetings have become so common that people often hardly think of them as being any different than an “in-person” meeting. In many ways, they are very similar. Example, proper business decorum is expected whether in-person or virtual. There are ways in which they differ greatly. Example, when virtual you can sometimes attend in your […]

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The WordPress white screen [of death] doesn’t necessarily need to be something you panic about. I have encountered the problem twice and managed to sidestep catastrophe. Here are a few relatively easy solutions you can try to bring back the normal login screen.

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In continuing on with the Walt Disney World 101 series, it’s time to take a look at Magic Kingdom Park. As we stated in part 1, with the WDW 101 series I hope to break down the different aspects of Walt Disney World into bite-sized pieces. Planning a trip can be totally overwhelming and I […]

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