WordPress Site Security Using .htaccess Code Snippets (Subdirectory Installation)

WordPress is the most popular content management system in the world. It is being used by millions of websites on the internet. Because of this, WordPress is a highly valuable target for hackers. WordPress has built-in security features, but you can further protect your WordPress-built website by creating .htaccess files in certain directories of your WordPress installation folder and writing in them some code snippets. This tutorial is for websites that installed WordPress in a subdirectory.

Guide to Buying Books Online for the First Time

Buying books from the internet for the first time can both be a daunting and rewarding experience. Will I get the right books? Will they look good? When will they arrive? You will be asking yourself a lot of questions even before you have actually ordered the books. And when you actually get your hands on the books, the feeling can be a bit surreal: the thing that you saw on your computer is now in your hands!

Custom Post Type with Custom Taxonomies in WordPress

By default, WordPress allows you to publish two types of articles: Posts and Pages. When you write a typical article, you usually publish it as a “post”. When you publish contents about your website — like your website’s “About Us” or “Contact Us” page — you publish it as a “page”. If you use WordPress for a blog, it is the Posts that will be shown in your articles list, not the Pages. But what if you want another type of content for your website? You will need to create a custom post type.

How to Replace WordPress Cron with a Real Cron Job

The default WordPress cron (wp-cron.php) handles automated tasks for websites built with WordPress. This type of cron is only triggered if somebody visits your website. So, for example, if you scheduled a post and you did not install any post-scheduling plugin, your post might not be published on time if nobody visits your website at your scheduled time. And if your website has a lot of automated features and it receives lots of traffic, there will also be a lot of calls to the wp-cron.php file, which can have an impact on your web server resources. This tutorial will teach you how to use Cron Jobs, which is available in cPanel, instead of the default WordPress cron.

How to Change Session Lifetime in Joomla

Session lifetime refers to the length of time you spend logged in to a website. If you are new to Joomla, you will notice that you are logged out after some minutes of inactivity on your Joomla-built website. This is controlled by Joomla’s session settings. In this tutorial, you will learn how to change session lifetime in Joomla 3.

How to Install Drupal on Ubuntu 18.04

This tutorial will show you how to install Drupal on an Ubuntu 18.04 computer. As of writing this article, the latest version of Drupal is 8.7.7.

How to Install Joomla on Ubuntu 18.04

This tutorial will show you how to install Joomla on a Ubuntu 18.04 computer. As of writing this article, the latest version of Joomla is 3.9.11.