Category Archive: Web Design

Jun 18 2010

WordPress 3.0

Updated to WP 3.0. Let’s see if it’s stable and then I’ve got some posts to catch up on!

Mar 27 2009

Secure Open Directories

By default, most ISP hosted Apache web server accounts do not prevent file indexing when a user navigates into a folder location missing a default index page. Why is this bad? For starters, it provides a quick and dirty method for determining your server/mod/plugin versions and install directory structure. Script Kiddie 101 stuff. A quick …

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Mar 18 2009

A New Style

Trying something new here with the layout. I spent some time yesterday browsing WordPress themes and stumbled on ‘elegant-grunge’ by Michael Tyson. I’ve still got a decent sized punch-list before the conversion is complete (mostly formatting consistency, etc.). I’ve also got some work yet to do under the hood with my custom page layouts (the …

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Dec 11 2008

WordPress 2.7

Whoa. Total interface change. I’m keyed on horizontal menus in ver. 2.6 and now everything is vertical with drop-downs. I do like new dashboard but it’s going to take a few days to get used to the layout changes. Upgrade went smooth and it doesn’t look like any of my plugins choked so I guess …

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Jul 22 2008

$query_post syntax

On the off chance you stumble into this post while searching for an obscure [WordPress] bug, look no further. After 5 minutes of [WordPress template tag codex] searching on the properties of the $query_posts tag, you can fix an issue with the “Next & Previous” page links failing to advance the main page by replacing …

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