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Cron disabled, but where?

I have been dealing with so many issues after my sites were migrated that I lost track.  I need cron, the issue is that cron status is disabled.  But in the Config file, it is not so.  I used WP Config File Editor to…

Restore WordPress from Backup |wpwhitesecurity

Creating a new MySQL user for the WordPress database

Another restore from a backup tutorial.  This again looks more difficult than I planned on.  I copied entirely from  https://www.wpwhitesecurity.com/wordpress-tips-webmasters/manual-wordpress-restore-backup/.  Please visit the site, especially to ask questions and comment. Restoring WordPress from a Backup Last updated on December 15th, 2016 by Robert Abela…

How to Restore WordPress Backup | wpbeginners

Provide importbuddy password to start restoring

I have to restore from a very old backup.  It is a MultiSite back up, but I only need one of the sites.  My host, Giganet was gracious enough to set up a temp space for me to restore the entire thing.  I…

Subdomain in MultiSite Network

This entry is part 1 of 3 in the series Site Transfer Giganet 2016

This entry is part 1 of 3 in the series Site Transfer Giganet 2016This is a support thread that I will post on WordPress.org under MultiSite Support.  Referring to toni-esl.com. After I migrated to a new host via tech support, a subdomain is…

Manage Post Series – code your own

This entry is part 3 of 3 in the series Manage Post Series

This entry is part 3 of 3 in the series Manage Post Series This is very very old.  But interesting to play with.  So I copied the entire thing from: https://code.tutsplus.com/tutorials/adding-post-series-functionality-to-wordpress-with-taxonomies–wp-25414 Adding Post Series Functionality to WordPress With Taxonomies by Barış Ünver16 May…

My Migration: all sorts of issues!

Back to my woes!  I have 2 WP MultiSites that I have migrated to a new host. I deleted the content from a subsite of toni-esl.com. All of my online lab work, links, quizzes, puzzles, etc that I created.  My old host Host…

Site Optimization and Compression Basics

I have been looking into site compression with Apache.   Mainly just curious.  I asked my host tech at HostHoot.com support why compress and the advantages of full site compression vs. MIME – text files, scripts.  This is the response: Question > What…

Easily Understand and Improve WP Security

Quality WP security info.  Easy to understand fully and quickly because of the the graphics.  Not another loooong techno-babble article referencing things I never understood to begin with.  I have used a few of the security plugins recommended, they are solid choices – well…

Install WP on Linux et al

1configuring Mysql server root password

This one worked.  I tried others with incomplete results.  Thanks to my host tech support at HostHoot.com for finding this for me. Install WordPress Using Script on Ubuntu / Debian / Linux Mint Posted on July 25, 2015 by Gopal Raha 0 How…

WordPress Security Learning Center

WordPress Security Learning Center by WordFence is a new dedicated website.  They provide tutorials, videos, graphics, check lists, and information ranging from defining how threats work, protection, detection and elimination of threats, and repair. WordFence is a security plugin for WP websites.  https://wordpress.org/plugins/wordfence/  They also…