Mailchimp offers some great features for building your mailing list. One of the best is the slick popup signup form that easily integrates with your existing WordPress site. However, when you do set one up, you may initially think that it’s broken because it doesn’t display when you test it live. A common mistake people make is to test the… Continue reading "Don’t Panic – Your Mailchimp Popup Signup Form IS Working"
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It was exciting when Apple announced the acquisition of the Workflows iOS app. The app gives users the ability to enhance and automate tasks by stringing together commands between different applications. The Apple Watch part of the app allowed users to quickly and easily launch complex tasks that would then run on a paired iPhone. For example, a tap on… Continue reading "iOS 12/WatchOS 5 Update Cripples Shortcuts (Formerly Workflow) on Apple Watch"
A common trick for spammers is to inject pages into sites belonging to someone else. If vulnerabilities are present, pages are easily inserted into a site without the site owner knowing. As a result of injecting these pages, the spammer can get dozens or hundreds of new pages into the Google index; pages with links to their own sites, or to… Continue reading "Bulk Remove Spam Links from the Google Index"
I’ve been using Atom as an editor for a while now and it has always frustrated me that there isn’t a built in key mapping for wrapping selected text in a web file (html, php, etc) with a <strong> tag in order to bold the selected text. I got by initially but using the atom-wrap-in-tag package but this still requires… Continue reading "Adding a Keyboard Shortcut to Atom for Bolding Selected Text"