Really Simple SSL

I recently needed to upgrade an existing wordpress site to SSL/https:. This was made more complicated by the fact that it was on a shared hosting server, AND used cloudflare CDN. This should have been simple: Generate certificate request Buy certificate Install certificate Tell WordPress...

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WordPress post-by-email feature.

The best way to make this work is to use the Jetpack plugin, and enable the post-by-email feature. That gives you an e-mail address where anything it receives is published as a blog post. However, I found I couldn’t get it to work until I...

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Online Selling & Marketplaces in 2015

As you have probably gathered by now, I do a bit of online trading.. (understatement) A few years ago, my list of online marketplaces would have included ebay(uk), amazon(uk), cqout, “play” store, and ebid. These days, I’ve narrowed it down to ebay(UK) and amazon(UK). I...

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“Text File Widget” is live on WordPress.Org

Wordpress Technical

My first plugin – “Text File Widget” is now live on the WordPress Plugins Repository. It’s a proper job – complete Readme.Txt file, Banner, and Icon. Looks great! Here’s the link: https://wordpress.org/plugins/text-file-widget/ It’s a very simple plugin, all it does is display the contents of...

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Forget Google – Get Pinterest Traffic..

Top Brands Use Pinterest With many of the top brands using Pinterest to capture leads and drive prospects to their sites, it’s right to return your attention to the continued growth of Pinterest! This free traffic source is still proving to beat other social media...

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