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  • Member Since: May 12th, 2008
  • Southampton, UK
  • www.delovesto.com
  • Senior Analyst/Programmer
  • @poddys on WordPress.org
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Bio/Description

I am a Senior Analyst/Programmer working on the IBM iSeries, also a web developer and freelance writer.

Interests

Travel, Photography, Writing

  • Posted a reply to Fails to update to 3.6.0, on the site WordPress Support Forums:
    Same problem here too. I had the problem last week, thought I would leave it…

    5 months ago

  • Created a topic, 4 years And No Intrusions, on the site WordPress Support Forums

    9 months ago

  • Posted a reply to Plugin Update: Download failed. Previous alarm fired off!, on the site WordPress Support Forums:
    Very Weird Indeed! I have eliminated the problem, but still have no idea where this…

    2 years ago

  • Posted a reply to High CPU Usage, on the site WordPress Support Forums:
    I am seeing the xmlrpc.php file getting hit frequently on one of my sites too.…

    2 years ago

  • Posted a reply to Plugin Update: Download failed. Previous alarm fired off!, on the site WordPress Support Forums:
    While I have been waiting (and hoping) for a response I thought I would search…

    2 years ago

  • Posted a reply to I Pasted my adsense code perfectly, but ads still not showing?, on the site WordPress Support Forums:
    Sometimes it takes a while for Adsense to display ads on a new site. If…

    2 years ago

  • Posted a reply to Hacker activity, how and what?, on the site WordPress Support Forums:
    I find the BulletProofSecurity plugin is very helpful in preventing site hacking (I had all…

    2 years ago

  • Created a topic, Plugin Update: Download failed. Previous alarm fired off!, on the site WordPress Support Forums

    2 years ago

  • Posted a reply to BACKUPWORDPRESS store backup in a different location, on the site WordPress Support Forums:
    Same problem here. The location override in the config file has always worked before, and…

    2 years ago

  • Created a topic, Cannot Connect To WordPress.org SSL Problem?, on the site WordPress Support Forums

    2 years ago

  • Posted a reply to Cannot Connect To WordPress.org SSL Problem?, on the site WordPress Support Forums:
    Sorry I messed up the paste of the data from bachground update tester. Can't edit…

    2 years ago

  • Created a topic, Cannot Connect To WordPress.org SSL Problem?, on the site WordPress Support Forums

    2 years ago

  • Created a topic, Simple To Use And Does The Job, on the site WordPress Support Forums

    2 years ago

  • Created a topic, An Invaluable Plugin That Enables You To Monitor Site Activity, on the site WordPress Support Forums

    2 years ago

  • Posted a reply to Too many settings have ruined the simplicity of this plugin, on the site WordPress Support Forums:
    Maybe you need to delete the old cache? The plugin was rewritten completely and now…

    2 years ago

  • Created a topic, Quick and effective, on the site WordPress Support Forums

    2 years ago

  • Posted a reply to Plugin Hacked, on the site WordPress Support Forums:
    @fwchapman I also use backupwordpress. It is an excellent plugin.

    2 years ago

  • Posted a reply to Plugin Hacked, on the site WordPress Support Forums:
    Great information, we got hacked too, and even though most of our site is not…

    2 years ago

  • Posted a reply to how to change email address subscription emails come from, on the site WordPress Support Forums:
    Ah ok, I will try that, thanks. The last thing I want to do is…

    2 years ago

  • Posted a reply to how to change email address subscription emails come from, on the site WordPress Support Forums:
    I am having the same problem, maybe the following information might be of use. My…

    2 years ago

  • Posted a reply to WordPress could not establish a secure connection to WordPress.org, on the site WordPress Support Forums:
    Follow up.... I installed the "Background Update Tester" plugin and this is showing "PASS" for…

    2 years ago

  • Posted a reply to Gets as far as "Unpacking the packageā€¦" and stops, on the site WordPress Support Forums:
    Updated to add... the plugin did finally install. Not sure why it would't initially though.

    2 years ago

  • Posted a reply to Static pages followed by posts, on the site WordPress Support Forums:
    It sounds like you want a static front page (as Esmi said) and you could…

    2 years ago

  • Created a topic, Gets as far as "Unpacking the packageā€¦" and stops, on the site WordPress Support Forums

    2 years ago

  • Posted a reply to NOTICE: Undefined index: filter, on the site WordPress Support Forums:
    When WP-Debug is turned on the following error shows above the icons in the widget…

    2 years ago

  • Posted a reply to Error When WP-Debug Is On, on the site WordPress Support Forums:
    My apologies, just too many plugins with similar names...

    2 years ago

  • Posted a reply to Moving a big static website to WordPress, on the site WordPress Support Forums:
    You won't find anything that will be able to import from static pages to WordPress,…

    2 years ago

  • Posted a reply to API status error, on the site WordPress Support Forums:
    Thanks Peter. Good Luck too.

    2 years ago

  • Created a topic, Error When WP-Debug Is On, on the site WordPress Support Forums

    2 years ago

  • Posted a reply to https_local_ssl_verify true causes curl error, on the site WordPress Support Forums:
    Following up on this problem, I have been investigating another error which appears when WP…

    2 years ago

  • Created a topic, WordPress could not establish a secure connection to WordPress.org, on the site WordPress Support Forums

    2 years ago

  • Posted a reply to Error message when updating plug-ins or themes, on the site WordPress Support Forums:
    Points taken Josh (having edited my post and seen your response). Will create a new…

    2 years ago

  • Posted a reply to Error message when updating plug-ins or themes, on the site WordPress Support Forums:
    Just wanted to add that if many of us are having exactly the same problem,…

    2 years ago

  • Posted a reply to API status error, on the site WordPress Support Forums:
    Thanks Peter. I know we have had a few problems setting up the server correctly.…

    2 years ago

  • Posted a reply to API status error, on the site WordPress Support Forums:
    The Twitter API Log does show these for today: 13:16:05 - April 16, 2014 1…

    2 years ago

  • Posted a reply to API status error, on the site WordPress Support Forums:
    Thanks Peter, rapid response too :) The feed appears to come in ok, but when…

    2 years ago

  • Posted a reply to API status error, on the site WordPress Support Forums:
    I just turned on WP_DEBUG and when I go to Settings->Kebo Twitter Feed I see…

    2 years ago

  • Posted a reply to Unable to download backup from site - 404 error, on the site WordPress Support Forums:
    I can't speak for Wordfence, but BackupWordpress is definitely compatible with the BulletProofSecurity (BPS) plugin.

    2 years ago

  • Posted a reply to Scheduled Backup not working, on the site WordPress Support Forums:
    *post deleted by author*

    2 years ago

  • Posted a reply to Backup Giving Errors And Not Scheduling, on the site WordPress Support Forums:
    Actually, all my messing around might have got the scheduling working, although I still have…

    2 years ago

  • Created a topic, Backup Giving Errors And Not Scheduling, on the site WordPress Support Forums

    2 years ago

  • Created a topic, Seems To Work Ok For Root Installs, on the site WordPress Support Forums

    2 years ago

  • Created a topic, https_local_ssl_verify true causes curl error, on the site WordPress Support Forums

    2 years ago

  • Posted a reply to Admin-ajax.php being Called from Admin Pages Causing DB Connection Issues, on the site WordPress Support Forums:
    Where do you add this into the Theme's functions./php file, at the beginning, end or…

    2 years ago

  • Posted a reply to WordPress site incredibly slow, even in Admin, on the site WordPress Support Forums:
    Our Admin options are incredibly slow too, even though it's a new site and only…

    2 years ago

  • Created a topic, Made A Big Difference To Our Site Performance, on the site WordPress Support Forums

    3 years ago

  • Posted a reply to Only Shows Itself Not Other Plugins, on the site WordPress Support Forums:
    Thanks for the reply Kurt. We aren't running any accelerators or caching on the site,…

    3 years ago

  • Created a topic, Only Shows Itself Not Other Plugins, on the site WordPress Support Forums

    3 years ago

  • Posted a reply to Display only excerpts on home page/category pages/search results?, on the site WordPress Support Forums:
    @Zulfikar Nore I was just looking for the same thing, an easy way to just…

    3 years ago

  • Created a topic, The Best WordPress Backup By Far, on the site WordPress Support Forums

    3 years ago