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Alternative Method of Running a task in wordpress every X seconds

Alternative Method of Running a task in wordpress every X seconds

Sometimes I find it cumbersome to use the cpanel cron and I am not a massive fan of the wordpress cron, so I have devised a little bit of php code which allows me to run a script which is called through the wordpress footer. So for example if you have a script which...

[Solved] Make Task Rocket send an email when a task is completed

[Solved] Make Task Rocket send an email when a task is completed

Task Rocket (taskrocket.info) is a great  tool but its missing one major feature which i hope the developers will take into consideration in future releases. When a member of the team completes a task, it DOES NOT send me an email telling me the task is completed so I...

[Solved] Issue with Task Rocket and Jquery using SSL

[Solved] Issue with Task Rocket and Jquery using SSL

I have decided to take the plunge and start to using Task Rocket (taskrocket.info) as a tasks system for the people I work with with. Its a pretty nice theme which site on wordpress and so far pretty happy with it. However, I installed it on my server the other day...

[SOLVED] Issues with PureFTPD with TLS/SSL on Cpanel + ASL

[SOLVED] Issues with PureFTPD with TLS/SSL on Cpanel + ASL

On a couple of Cpanel servers today I was having awful issues getting TLS/SSL to work through pureFTPD in conjunction with the mighty ASL firewall. I found the solution in the end and it was relatively painless. So, you are reading this if you: a. Are running Cpanel...

Backdoor WordPress Login Script

I have created this script to allow me to quickly login to clients wordpress installs after they have royally messed things up. For example, some clients have changed their admin password and dont know which email account they have used, so this script allows me to...

PHP Best Practices

PHP Best Practices

I deal with alot of different coders from all walks of life and man, have I seen some nasty code. Its really important when coding in a team that certain practices are followed so that the codebase takes on a readable and easier to work with format. I apply these...