• I happy to announce my first plugin WooCommerce Checkout Countdown Timer has been accepted on WordPress.org! Download the free version there! Getting the WooCommerce plugin released on the offical WP repo was fairly easy but not without one hiccup. Team turned down my plugin  24 hours after I submitted it, It was just a prefix […]

  • Easy Digital Downloads sends 4 emails per purchase by default, the Sale Receipts and New User Registration. I wanted to disable the New User Registration emails as they don’t provide any value benefit to me or the customer. Here are few reasons why Keep emails low (I hate unnecessary emails) Everything can be included in […]

  • How to prioritise applications on Mac OS

    There isn’t a easy menu in macOS to prioritise applications for high performance over others. I couldn’t get the Atmonitor software to work ,so I did some more digging and came across the renice command. I successfully improved the stream quality on OBS by prioritising the program.

  • If you are bit more hands on like me, then you’ll most likely benefit from being able to see hidden files and folders, on your Mac. There isn’t a small setting for this so the easiest way is to run a simple command in terminal. Don’t worry, it’s not hard or complicated. First up let’s […]

  • .DS_Store files are really annoying on Mac. If you’ve uploaded a heap of them onto a webserver like me, then worry not! There’s an easy way to remove them all from your VPS server. This should work on most linux machines, Mac OS.

  • I was exicted to use the site importing feature in Local by Flywheel (localhost development software for WordPress. It should be as creating a zip of the site and make sure the .sql file in the root directory, of that zip. Just drag and drop the zip into Local’s window and watch it work! Local […]

  • Centering veritally with CSS can be a challenge at times, but not with easy snippet. Make sure the parent class has a relative postion. You can then create the child content to be centered within the parent. This CSS trick centers vertically and horizontally while being 100% responsive. CSS Centering Snippet [cc lang=”css”].parent { position: […]

  • This snippet allows you to get the WordPress feature image and use it as a background. Style it using the css class feature-bg. Remember to put the code around your content in your WordPress Template files. The code will dynamically take the feature image thumbnail if the current post has one.

  • My Atom installation wasn’t allowing me to beautify PHP in the editor. So if you are having the same issue then don’t worry! It’s simple to install PHP-CS-Fixer on Mac High Sierra. First we will need to run a couple of commands to download and install PHP-CS-Fixer. You can find the lastest info in the […]

  • 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 […]