I was trying to install memcached for PHP 7.3 on a Cpanel server and kept running into various errors so I wanted to document how I did it in case it's helpful for someone else as well as to document it for myself as no doubt I will need to do this on other servers.
First, I tried using the PHP PECL module installer, searching for "memcache" and clicking "install" - It's supposed to be just that simple, right?
Nope. First error:
Would you like to save a chunk on your Google Maps API cost and have your maps API consumption volume drop like a rock? Then read on.
Anyone working with Google Maps API knows that it can get expensive quickly, especially if it is a core part of your product. Depending what your implementation requirements are and how your site or app relies on maps, you may not only be paying for the visual maps, but geocoding, routing, places, and more, and all...
Cloudflare’s Access feature is one of favorite features they provide because it makes it super easy to implement 2 Factor authentication. First, know that this isn’t 100% secure and you should implement additional security measures both in your WordPress installation and at the server level, because if someone finds the server IP address they may be able to bypass this completely.
However, I am using it primarily to stop the first layer of simple brute-force attempts and bot attacks. And it...
If you are reading this post you probably already know that site speed is a ranking factor and beyond that it’s a huge player in whether your visitors will be happy.
Basically I look at it like this: Slow sites = unhappy visitors = higher bounce rates = worse rankings.
With just a few tweaks (2 of them very simple, and 1 a bit more involved) I was able to cut the load time in half.
My load time problem:
One of my client...
I searched for this fix for quite some time. The popular WordPress Post SMTP plugin was returning “Warning: connected to mydomain.com instead of smtp.gmail.com” and not sending emails via any SMTP server. I checked DNS, telnet from command line and a bunch of other things until I came across this setting.
Cpanel has some settings that were restricting SMTP to only a few users/processes, which was causing this error. Changing that setting in TweakSettings and making sure port 465 (in my...
Are you banging your head trying to figure out what the "A GUID Partition Table (GPT) partitioning scheme is required" error means or how to fix it? I was - here's the quick fix. It's easier than you think.
Watch the video to see how to fix the problem:
What causes the error?
The root cause of this error is because the drive you have purchased does not come set up with a "GUID Partition Map" from the factory. In order to fix...