Category Archives: WordPress

WordPress 5.5

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Upgraded to wordpress 5.5 this morning. Testing the site for any issues or noticeable changes. Below is a summary of whats new in 5.5 Speed Posts and pages feel faster, thanks to lazy-loaded images. Images give your story a lot of impact, but they can sometimes make your site seem… Read more »

Upgraded wordpress and php

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This morning the site was upgrade to the latest wordpress and php. I haven’t seen any issues and I’m running through some basic functions of the site, but if you run into any issues leave a comment or a DM on twitter @benwaynet Thanks!

WordPress 5.1 upgrade complete

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Upgraded the site to WordPress 5.1. Now the normal testing of post and comments to confirm everything is working 🙂 Please let me know in the comments if you experience any issues from the upgrade. Thanks! Here’s the official word about the latest version. https://wordpress.org/news/2019/02/betty/ Site Health With security and… Read more »

Reset Your WordPress Admin User Password

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Had an issue with code getting injected in this site (which is why I moved hosts and started over with just a wordpress export/import of the post) At the same time I got locked out of my admin account. Because I was using a VPS I didn’t have a cpanel… Read more »

Upgrade to wordpress 4.4.2 now

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An emergency security release of wordpress was just put out. It fixes a cross site scripting (XSS) vulnerability and an open redirection vulnerability. From wordpress team: The details of the two fixes according to the WordPress blog are: A cross site scripting vulnerability for “certain local URI’s” was resolved. This kind of… Read more »

WordPress Embedded post

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One of the features of wordpress 4.4 was the ability to embed post, videos and music from other sites by just dropping the link into a post. I haven’t had the best luck with it so far. So today I’m going to find some links to test with.   Ten… Read more »

WordPress 4.1.2 released today, its a security fix

My sites auto updated to wordpress 4.1.2 today without issue. Read the 4.1.2 change log below A serious critical cross-site scripting vulnerability, which could enable anonymous users to compromise a site. Files with invalid or unsafe names could be upload. Some plugins are vulnerable to an SQL injection attack. A very… Read more »