How to Backup Mac without Time Machine?

How to Backup Mac without Time Machine?

Is it possible to backup Mac without Time Machine? How? Do you know the best way to back up all important Mac data to an external hard drive or USB drive? When we talk about Mac backup, most users automatically think about the built-in Mac backup tool – Time Machine. Though Time Machine supports Mac…

Upgrade to an SSD: The best way to make your computer feel like new

CNET editor Dong Ngo shows how you can replace your computer’s hard drive with a solid-state drive and be significantly happier with your life. If your new Windows 10 computer takes a long time to boot up, that’s likely because it runs on a regular hard drive. This is also the case of most older…

How to fix maximum upload and php memory limit issues in WordPress?

Typical warning message related to upload and memory limit While working on your WordPress website, you might sometimes see the following type of warning. warning post content-length of bytes exceeds the limit… The uploaded file exceeds the upload_max_filesize directive in php.ini… exceeds the maximum upload size for this site… Fatal error: Allowed memory size of…

Common Problems After Installing macOS Sierra and How to Fix Them

It seems every version of Mac operating systems that you install may have a few issues that pop up. Now, we’re not saying you can expect to experience all or even any of the issues we outline here. In fact, the vast majority of users upgrading to macOS Sierra won’t have these problems. But if…

10 Photoshop alternatives that offer powerful editing and photo management controls

One could argue that, as an image editor, Adobe Photoshop is in a class by itself — a unique industry standard. So perhaps it’s counterintuitive to suggest alternatives or replacements for it. Still, some people who bought Photoshop in the past did so because it was the best image editing app, even if it had high-end features…

14 Top WordPress Multisite Plugins

WordPress Multisite is a fantastic tool for anyone who wants more than one website but doesn’t want to go to the trouble of installing WordPress more than once. Whether you’re creating a network of sites for yourself or for others, Multisite gives you an easy to use, flexible platform that can hold anything from a…

How to Allow Apps from Anywhere in macOS Sierra Gatekeeper

Gatekeeper in macOS Sierra is now stricter than ever, defaulting to only allow options for apps downloaded from either the App Store or the App Store and identified developers. Advanced Mac users may wish to allow a third option, which is the ability to open and allow apps downloaded from anywhere in macOS Sierra. To…

Best practices for front-end web developers

   Explain which div you’re closing Most of the time when I’m viewing a website source, I see, at the very bottom of the page, an almost endless list of closing </div> tags. In fact, many beginners think they just have to use divs instead of tables to produce quality code. Divs are cleaners than tables, but…

Basic Pure CSS3 Form Styling. No JS Required.

Pure CSS3 form styling is becoming more popular. It has its drawbacks, but the increased loading time from the traditional JS overlay is wasted tenths of seconds when talking about optimizing to maximize for your entire audience. Most forms are fairly straight forward and only utilize inputs and text areas rather than radios and check…

Some Useful UNIX Commands

Changing your password: passwd Change your password. Do this regularly, and keep your password secret. File manipulation commands: cp file1 file2 Copies file1 to file2. mv file1 file2 Moves file1 to file2. If the arguments are in same directory, this command just renames file1 to file2. If file2 is a directory, file1 is moved to…

How to restore a MySQL database from your Time Machine backup

I’m writing this as much to remind myself as for anyone else really 🙂 I generally run databases running on my MacBook which I use for sites in active development, I then transfer these databases over to a staging server which are then use by other people in the team and sometimes clients to input…

CSS3 Pseudo-Classes and HTML5 Forms

  CSS3 Pseudo-Classes and HTML5 Forms Tuesday, February 28th, 2012 by Peter Gasston. Hello! I’m Doctor Peter and I’m here to treat you with a dose of complementary CSS3. Don’t worry, this won’t hurt a bit. Contrary to what HTML5 Please and the W3C would have you believe, CSS3 is not part of HTML5. “But this is HTML5 Doctor,”…

HTML 5 Drag and Drop and Automatically Send to the Server

I realised (when looking myself) that there are a lot of demos and tutorials that show you how to drag-and-drop a file into the browser and then render it on the page. They’re often labelled as “drag-and-drop and upload”, but they actually don’t upload. This tutorial will take you that final step. I’ll walk you through an…

Start an Apache Web Server in Mac OS X Mountain Lion

The Sharing preference panel options were changed a bit in OS X Mountain Lion, and while things like Internet Sharing remain, the Web Sharing preference panel was removed. The Apache web server remains bundled with Mac OS X though, but you’ll need to turn to the command line to enable the web server. Additionally, you’ll want edit…

Useful WooCommerce Plugins to Add Functionality to Your Store

WooCommerce has fast established itself as the top eCommerce plugin for WordPress, withversion 2 recently released there are now a huge number of themes and plugins that you can use with it to establish most kinds of online store. We have looked at WooCommerce themes in the past so we decided to take a look at what third…

10 (MAGENTO) FRONT-END DEVELOPMENT BEST PRACTICES

Here are 10 best practices for front-end development (in Magento): Understand Magento’s front-end structure and follow conventions. Know how Magento is comprised of modules, know how layout XML creates page layouts and know how html blocks get loaded as defined by the page layouts. It is good to learn Magento’s structure first and then start…

7 Top Reasons That Makes Magento The Best eCommerce Platform

Magento is a perfect solution for those enterprises and companies who want to start off their first/next online businesses. It is a feature-rich CMS platform that empowers merchants, retailers and business leaders to create stunning and fully-functional eCommerce sites from scratch. Although it requires developer implementation, you can enjoy its flexibility, full range of customization…

How to Schedule Instagram Posts

Does the idea of an Internet-free evening, weekend, or vacation seem impossible to you? For most social media managers, the need to be constantly “on” is simply a part of the job description. Much of social media marketing requires timely responses and engagement tactics, and Instagram is definitely no exception. With its inherent “insta” nature, Instagram is…