Tag Archives: plugins

DBC Backup 2 – v2.3 what’s coming


The next version of DBC Backup 2 is just around the corner – I’ve held it back to better test the backup files and tinker with the admin panel. So What’s in DBC Backup 2 v2.3? Key features of this version are 1. Support for SQL server 5.5 and up 2. Removes annoying debug log […]

DBC Backup 2 — new version on the way updated for MySQL 5.6 and latest WordPress


DBC Backup 2 my WordPress plugin to safely back-up your database is getting an massive update. This will add support for the latest MySQL server version 5.6 and is currently in test. DBC Backup 2 v2.3 is being tested with the latest versions of MySQL server and WordPress. It has been tested to ensure users […]

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Teaser – Visual Layouts Pro (freetile)


Development has finished on my next plugin … Visual Layouts Pro (Freetile) plugin. This takes the Freetile jQuery plugin and mashes it up with Filtrify and Twitter Bootstrap to give you an awesome plugin for a responsive, visual layout …   Key Features of Visual Layouts Pro Tags & Category based filters Show / Hide […]

Differences between a plugin and a theme


In WordPress, as with many things, there are two ways to add features and customise your website, either with themes (php template files) or plugins.  There are multiple threads about what’s the difference between a theme and a plugin. A plugin ‘should not’ change your website design / look and feel … But a theme can do […]

How to disable Jetpack WordPress plugins


Enabling and Disabling Jetpack for WordPress individual plugins presented a bit of a challenge recently. Not having used Jetpack before, I thought it time to try out this collection of plugins developed and maintained by Automattic over the past 4 weeks. I’ve discovered that Jetpack is a feature rich collection of plugins but I seriously doubled-up on plugins […]