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  • PHP4 Friendly htmlspecialchars_decode

    I needed to use the PHP function htmlspecialchars_decode( ) for a WordPress widget I am making. This function is built into PHP versions 5.1.0 and greater and is used to…


  • WordPress recently updated pages or posts

    This WordPress plugin creates a list of links to the most recently updated pages and posts on any WP website. The following image is a screen shot of the widget…


  • No Blog Clients WordPress plugin

    I wrote a small WordPress plugin today to prevent these link elements from showing up in the header of my websites: <link rel=”EditURI” type=”application/rsd+xml” title=”RSD” href=”WPURL/xmlrpc.php?rsd” /> <link rel=”wlwmanifest” type=”application/wlwmanifest+xml”…


  • Blacklisting via Ionic’s Isapi Rewrite Filter

    In IIS, banning IP addresses from accessing a website is fairly easy. I rarely do this, however, because I prefer to use a combination of an IP address and a…


  • Label tag width not working

    The <label> element will not accept a width value in FireFox, and I just spent way too long finding a workaround. The label element is used to associate a text…


  • eBay Vehicle Protection Program scam

    Update 4/13/2021 Do not contact me about classified ad scams. I can’t help you if you are inclined to believe that a stranger is going to ship you a vehicle…


  • Calculate days receivable

    The amount of time that elapses between a sale and receipt of payment for that sale provides information about the financial structure of a company, including how the company manages…


  • Do not forget about your domain

    If your business has a website, be sure you understand who is in charge of maintaining your domain name registration. Anyone can find out who owns a domain by conducting…