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  • WordPress Roles and Capabilities

    WordPress comes with a standard set of roles and capabilities e.g. Super Admin ( only applies to multi-site networks ) Administrator Editor Author Contributor Subscriber These roles are described here However these are only the default, and can easily be customised to meet virtually any requirement. Traditionally this has been a programming task, and many […]

  • Sailwave and sending files by SCP or SFTP

    Sailwave is a windows based application that manages scoring and results for sail races and series See Sailwave comes with many different ways to ‘publish’ results, including FTP’ing the html results files to a server. Whilst there are many ways to achieve the desired results, the situation arose that my server no longer supported FTP […]

  • Backup Virtualmin to remote server by command line

    virtualmin backup-domain –domain –all-features –dest ssh://root:password@otherserver/tmp –newformat  

  • How to create a property website that is synchronised to your back office system

    Many estate agents want their property listings synchronised automatically to their website. They don’t want to input details in both places. This blog post explains one method to achieve a website synchronised from the agency back office system. For this recipe: To start with you need a back office system that can produce a .blm […]

  • Rightmove blm to XML convertor documentation

    Available to buy now What does plugin this do? This plugin takes a Rightmove formatted .blm file and associated images files that you place on your server and converts it into a .xml file for onward processing (normally via the plugin WP All Import Pro ). The process runs automatically under wp-cron (see ) at […]

  • Genesis WooCommerce

    Well Genesis is the best theme framework & WooCommerce the best ecommerce platform but out of the box they don’t play nicely. By combining some bits of code that are around, the bulk of which came from AlphaBlossom / Tony Eppright  here, I put togther with a Studio Press theme to make the following shop: […]