Spyder Spanker, IonCube Loader on ixWebhosting
Sep10

Spyder Spanker, IonCube Loader on ixWebhosting

There’s just no telling what I’ll be workin […]

There’s just no telling what I’ll be working on from day to day.  Today’s project? Keep some of those pesky bots off my sites and in the immortal words of John Boy and Billy‘s Mad Max – QUIT RUININ’ MY LIFE.   I’ve had several of my sites just get beat to death with traffic – and from looking at the stats, a whole lot of it is the bots.  I’ve also had a few sites completely shut...

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Sitewide Links, SEO and Web Design Companies
Jun30

Sitewide Links, SEO and Web Design Companies

Working on SEO type things and the more I looked at my […]

Working on SEO type things and the more I looked at my rankings, the more I didn’t like something – sitewide links. Sitewide links are where your link appears on ALL pages of a website – mmm… sort of like on almost ALL web sites created by a web design company. Standard Practice As far as my SEO clients, I do usually try to knock down those sitewide links as the authorities (who have ideally actually TESTED...

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Add source url to your Contact Form 7

Want to figure out where your customers are sending you […]

Want to figure out where your customers are sending you an email from Contact Form 7 from? If you keep a contact form in a WordPress sidebar, you get it, but is there any pattern? Where might I be able to put a little additional advertising to get a little more bang? Toss this into your function.php file for your theme /** ** A base module for [sourceurl] in Contact Form 7 **/ /* Shortcode handler */...

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Create Tables with CSS
Mar05

Create Tables with CSS

One of the biggest problems that I have had transitioni […]

One of the biggest problems that I have had transitioning from my “old school” development mindset going into pure CSS has been the lack of good ol’ tables. There is nothing so compatible with all browsers – especially the god-forsaken IE browser – as the simple, humble table. *Caveat: This code does NOT work below IE 8 so I have gathered. So if you need full compatibility, you’ll have to do this...

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Let ixWebhosting take YOUR main site offline…
Oct04

Let ixWebhosting take YOUR main site offline…

Though I have overall been pretty happy with my experie […]

Though I have overall been pretty happy with my experience at ixWebhosting, this is in regards to their middle of the road 15 IP address package.  IXWebhosting actually has been pretty snappy for me with various smaller sites I had over there.  Since I still had around 5 open IPs, decided for SEO purposes, to move my MAIN site, http://lizardwebs.net/, over there.  How’d that go?  Not too good.  The functionality actually was...

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Force iPhone CSS Update

OMFG. What a mess trying to force an iPhone CSS update […]

OMFG. What a mess trying to force an iPhone CSS update while developing on a new site that needed some specific iPhone CSS tweaks. Banging my head against the desk trying to get just a simple forced CSS update to kick in. There’s always the change the name of the CSS file method, but that also makes me want to bang my head in. The functions.php code for Genesis child themes Here it is in all it’s glory. This is what I use...

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