Apologies to my usual readers, but this post is not going to be technical. It’s about a dream I just had, today, Monday the 27th. In my dream, I was programming a custom SQL query for some WordPress plugin. The query was an INSERT statement, that simply passed a vector of strings into a table …Continue reading "🧁 Blueberry cupcake string placeholders"
Insider secrets to making your plugin work well on multisite installs, both when it is network activated and when it is not.Continue reading "🖧 The wacky world of network activated WordPress plugins in multisite"
How to migrate trac project from 1.0.12 to a 0.11.7 installation if your project is MySQL based.Continue reading "How to migrate trac MySQL-based project from trac 1.0.12 to trac 0.11.7"
Here’s some code to restore the auto_increment flag on the primary keys of a WordPress MySQL database after a faulty export/import cycle.Continue reading "auto_increment flag repair on primary keys of a WordPress MySQL database"
In this article we will go through some code that I like to use to make dismissible notices where the dismissal persists between page refreshes in the WordPress administration screens.Continue reading "🗨 Dismissible notices that persist when refreshing the WordPress admin screens"
In this article I aim to show you how I backup my WordPress sites on my Digital Ocean droplet.Continue reading "🖴 Poor man’s guide to backup WordPress droplets"