Disable Spotlight on Mac

Spotlight on MacOS can be heavy on the CPU usage. If you want to switch it off you then you will have to run a command in the terminal. Spotlight does provide some very nice functioniality, I don’t use spotlight itself. I use Alfred 3 which uses the same index data. If you disable Spotlight […]

Default .htaccess file for WordPress

WordPress white screen after moving hosting? You might have a corrupted .htaccess file. There are many reasons your WordPress installtion could be showing a white screen. In some cases fresh .htacess file in the main directory can fix your WordPress site. I recommend renaming the old file via FTP or SSH. name it something like […]

Change WordPress Default Email and Name

WordPress normally sends emails from wordpress@yourdomain.com. If you want you to change which email alias WordPress should send emails from, then you can put the following into into your functions.php or a plugin. I’ve also included the function to change the WordPress email sender name. Replace the email and name for your own site.