Entries by Frank Warwick

Guest Post Guidelines

I get a few emails from people who want to know if I accept guest posts on Sitemaster and I do but I have a few Guest Post Guidelines. I figured that it would be easier to write the guidelines in a post and just refer every one here. If you’re interested in submitting a […]

15 WordPress Tweaks

Here are 15 WordPress Tweaks you can perform to improve your WordPress post display. Uniqueness does matter to a website’s branding that’s why bloggers and developers have been striving to tweak the post display, in order to make them as unique as possible. Most of the snippets I have listed here are easy to implement […]

High Sierra Bug in Mac OS Admin Access

Fix the Major macOS High Sierra Bug That Allows Full Admin Access Without Password There appears to be a serious High Sierra bug in macOS that enables anyone the ability to use the root super user to login on any Mac with a blank password and no security check. The bug that was discovered by developer Lemi […]

10 Fantastic Free WordPress Plugins

Sometimes FREE WordPress plugins are as good as the Paid WordPress Plugins and sometimes even better. Here are 10 fantastic free WordPress Plugins for you to make the most of. Call Now Button This plugin places a Call Now button to the bottom right corner of the screen which is only visible for your mobile […]

How to set up Homebrew on your mac

This post revolves around you using an Apple Macintosh computer, I just want to point out that this is a Mac only thing. If you have a PC you can set up a localhost using several good free and paid applications but this post is all about Homebrew.

WordPress Security with .htaccess

.htaccess has the ability to control your whole website. It is important to first protect the .htaccess file from unauthorised users. By using the snippet below, you can restrict access to unauthorised users.

How to edit .htaccess

.htaccess file is a server configuration file which tells your server how to handle certain things on your website. Like how to redirect users, password protect admin area, or protect some directories, etc.

10 Plugins to Grow Your Email Subscribers

  I want to introduce you to a couple of WordPress plugins that you may not have heard of before that can help supercharge your email subscriber list. All of these plugins have some cool features and will give your readers multiple opportunities to subscribe to your email list. Building an email list is important for every […]

Website Maintenance and Support

The longer you wait to update, the harder it will be. Some updates build on previous updates. Changes might be made to templates and how data is stored in the database that is more easily managed in increments. More importantly, updates can be critical for security.

WordPress 4.6.1 Security and Maintenance Release

WordPress 4.6.1 is now available. This is a security release for all previous versions and we strongly encourage you to update your sites immediately. WordPress versions 4.6 and earlier are affected by two security issues: a cross-site scripting vulnerability via image filename, reported by SumOfPwn researcher Cengiz Han Sahin; and a path traversal vulnerability in […]