Wordcamps are gatherings of the WordPress community. We go bug hunting as part of the core team. What’s it like as a Wordcamp newbie? Will we find any bugs?
Background Civi CRM is a Customer Relationship Management system with less of a focus on sales, pieplines, call booking and the like. In the past we’ve had a look at Sugar CRM, another open-source CRM offering, but found it too sales-orientated. Our client is a national membership organisation with a campaigning, quasi-political role. We have […]
Introduction This article is about setting up Apache to run PHP as a particular user (suexec), in a virtual hosting environment (vhost) and mitigating the performance hit from doing so (fcgi). The article is aimed at web developers and webmasters who want to run PHP scripts more securely, do not want to recompile suexec and […]
Many websites are configured to send email through the host server rather an external (SMTP) service. Typical reasons would be a contact us form, an account activation link or a forum user “watching” a particular forum thread. Since January 2015 1&1 have implemented a new policy that results in non-delivery of email for users that […]