Posts tagged with ‘WordPress’

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Fixing My SoHo Win10 2004 Network

July 24, 2020

Introduction This could be called {“Turn on file and printer sharing” won’t save issue and Windows Certificates errors fixed on Home Network}, but it’s a bit long 😉 Recently Windows cumulative updates have given me cumulative problems. My own attempted fixes derived from countless searches, batch file, command prompts and Powershell “fixes” which just made […]

Remove Flash from Windows 10

November 13, 2017

Flash is Bad Yep.  It’s a security risk, is being constantly “fixed”, but more importantly is being dropped in all good browsers very soon.  It’s already been dumped by the Chrome browser and with any decent website worth it’s salt moving off Flash to the HTML5 way of doing things there’s no reason to have […]

Updating Sites to Newer Technologies

September 1, 2017

Website Updates For some time now websites that I run have been running WordPress.  I’ve been using it since version 1.2 I think, so quite a lot has happened in this time.  It is currently at v.4.8.1 Themes Initially, themes had the appearance of user guidelines that had evolved for (say) the first decade of […]

Akismet and Jetpack Issues, Stop Spammers and CloudFlare Save the Day

March 19, 2013

My Web Host Penalised Me Yet Helped Speed Up My Site Introduction This site used to be hosted on Site5, in Texas.  I had a shared web host account, about the cheapest there is on Site5 though by no means the cheapest around (I’ve had experience of really cheap hosts….).  It worked alright, site management […]

Embarrassment or Dirty Dealing Discovery – the Real Reason for Secret Trials

April 10, 2012

Cameron, Blair, Brown and Straw – The Real Reason for Secret Trials Embarrassing Smiles Cover Up Secrets and Lies Jack Straw may have been “embarrassed” when he abolished his plans to abolish secret inquests which would have covered up his and Blair’s secret dealings over the euphemistically named extraordinary renditions (a.k.a. kidnappings and torture) that […]