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songdogtech

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  • Member Since: March 3rd, 2008
  • Missoula, Montana
  • markratledge.com
  • President, CEO and all that at Songdog Tech, LLC
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WordPress consultant, adjunct professor of English and instructor of computer science, dog walker. (Please don’t email me from the forums for free help; but I am available for paid consulting).
http://markratledge.com
https://www.elance.com/s/songdogtech/

  • Posted a reply to "My website is down!", on the site WordPress Support Forums:
    That's a web host issue; sounds like they disabled php execution or don't have correct…

    4 days ago

  • Posted a reply to "Making an E-commerce site like CyberPowerpc.com", on the site WordPress Support Forums:
    Do not post emails in these forums. See http://codex.wordpress.org/Forum_Welcome#The_Bad_Stuff

    1 week ago

  • Posted a reply to "google map widget", on the site WordPress Support Forums:
    @globrod: Don't multipost: https://wordpress.org/support/topic/google-map-14?replies=9

    1 week ago

  • Posted a reply to "WordPress site under attack", on the site WordPress Support Forums:
    Any idea what is going on.... One or more people decided they don't like you…

    2 weeks ago

  • Posted a reply to "Markup errors...Need help fixing.", on the site WordPress Support Forums:
    They are in your blankslate theme files.

    3 weeks ago

  • Posted a reply to "Markup errors...Need help fixing.", on the site WordPress Support Forums:
    First of all, delete the comments in your theme files, like <!--end post header-->. Those…

    3 weeks ago

  • Posted a reply to "Error establishing database connection", on the site WordPress Support Forums:
    Somehow your database details at Hostgator or in your wp-config.php file got changed. See Editing…

    3 weeks ago

  • Posted a reply to "I cannot access my blog or WP dashboard", on the site WordPress Support Forums:
    Just before this happened I was in my Genesis theme php... You have a php…

    4 weeks ago

  • Posted a reply to "Keep Getting Error When Installing Plug in", on the site WordPress Support Forums:
    That's an error with the theme; you need to ask the theme developer. If that's…

    4 weeks ago

  • Posted a reply to "help", on the site WordPress Support Forums:
    @hamody design: These are English language community forums; please use English or provide an English…

    4 weeks ago

  • Posted a reply to "Migrating from WordPress.com to self-hosted", on the site WordPress Support Forums:
    @mommarrific: it's not too difficult to get set up; see Moving a Blog — WordPress.com…

    4 weeks ago

  • Posted a reply to "Ajouter images/médias dans la page des catégories", on the site WordPress Support Forums:
    These are English language community forums; please use English or provide an English translation. Or,…

    4 weeks ago

  • Posted a reply to "How to show comments on Home Page", on the site WordPress Support Forums:
    Sorry, you're using a premium/paid theme. It's best to go to the support site where…

    4 weeks ago

  • Posted a reply to "Change myname.me/wp to myname.me", on the site WordPress Support Forums:
    Windows systems don't have .htaccess files unless the host is set up for them; ask…

    1 month ago

  • Posted a reply to "WordPress.com to WordPress.org", on the site WordPress Support Forums:
    @LaurenEV: See https://en.support.wordpress.com/moving-to-a-self-hosted-wordpress-site/

    1 month ago

  • Posted a reply to "Deleting URL in the forum", on the site WordPress Support Forums:
    Good solution. Or, we could put code ticks around it so it isn't picked up…

    1 month ago

  • Posted a reply to "How To Get Didot Font", on the site WordPress Support Forums:
    @wslade said: Fonts are installed on each machine used to view a website This is…

    1 month ago

  • Posted a reply to "WordPress Hacked", on the site WordPress Support Forums:
    I just finished solving it..... Sorry, but unless you closed the back doors and found…

    1 month ago

  • Posted a reply to "Deleting URL in the forum", on the site WordPress Support Forums:
    The forum moderators don't make a habit of deleting URLs or other information in user's…

    1 month ago

  • Posted a reply to "Change myname.me/wp to myname.me", on the site WordPress Support Forums:
    @Gagan Deep Singh: I'm not talking about finding/replacing URLs in the database. I'm talking about…

    1 month ago

  • Posted a reply to "Change myname.me/wp to myname.me", on the site WordPress Support Forums:
    @Gagan Deep Singh: You're still wrong. Read http://codex.wordpress.org/Giving_WordPress_Its_Own_Directory#Using_a_pre-existing_subdirectory_install If you're going to try and help…

    1 month ago

  • Posted a reply to "Change myname.me/wp to myname.me", on the site WordPress Support Forums:
    This is the best method: Giving WordPress Its Own Directory « Using a pre-existing subdirectory…

    1 month ago

  • Posted a reply to "Change myname.me/wp to myname.me", on the site WordPress Support Forums:
    @rasisca: See Giving WordPress Its Own Directory « Using a pre-existing subdirectory install, which is…

    1 month ago

  • Posted a reply to "changed http:// to https:// and broke my website", on the site WordPress Support Forums:
    http:// to https://.... Do you have an SSL for the domain?

    1 month ago

  • Posted a reply to "Unable to access website - yet can log in here", on the site WordPress Support Forums:
    I got an email from WordPress saying someone with a user name unknown to me…

    1 month ago

  • Posted a reply to "Unwanted link in header.php", on the site WordPress Support Forums:
    Looks like you got hacked. Carefully follow FAQ - My Site Was Hacked. Then take…

    1 month ago

  • Posted a reply to "Unable to access website - yet can log in here", on the site WordPress Support Forums:
    The logins to these forums and your own WordPress websites are completely different and have…

    1 month ago

  • Posted a reply to "admin menu sections disappeared", on the site WordPress Support Forums:
    @Migdi: The best instructions are in your previous post: https://wordpress.org/support/topic/help-admin-menu-sections-disappeared?replies=2 If you are using a…

    1 month ago

  • Posted a reply to "Fatal error: Out of memory", on the site WordPress Support Forums:
    Try https://wordpress.org/search/1and1+memory to read about issues with 1&1. Best to find a new host. See…

    1 month ago

  • Posted a reply to "Fatal error: Out of memory", on the site WordPress Support Forums:
    upgraded my hosting account to handle 128mb allotment... Who is the host? increased the php…

    1 month ago

  • Posted a reply to "(4.0.5) Allowed memory size of... /wp-includes/class-http.php on line 252", on the site WordPress Support Forums:
    Your problem is site50.net

    1 month ago

  • Posted a reply to "(4.0.5) Allowed memory size of... /wp-includes/class-http.php on line 252", on the site WordPress Support Forums:
    @Aiden Patrick: Your problem is site50.net. Free hosting always has issues with RAM and CPU…

    1 month ago

  • Posted a reply to "refund wordpress.com", on the site WordPress Support Forums:
    You're in the wrong place. These forums are for self-hosted .org WordPress sites. Go to…

    1 month ago

  • Posted a reply to "help my site is down", on the site WordPress Support Forums:
    Delete the whole W3 Total Cache folder in plugins and all cache files in wp-content,…

    1 month ago

  • Posted a reply to "Search performance", on the site WordPress Support Forums:
    You need to configure MySQL for correct memory and cache usage; use http://mysqltuner.com/ Or, you…

    1 month ago

  • Posted a reply to "How to Make yourself Keymaster", on the site WordPress Support Forums:
    Ok, ask in https://bbpress.org/forums/

    1 month ago

  • Posted a reply to "How to Make yourself Keymaster", on the site WordPress Support Forums:
    If you are an admin, than you have an entry in wp_usermeta. Check the usermeta…

    1 month ago

  • Posted a reply to "How to Make yourself Keymaster", on the site WordPress Support Forums:
    Get an admin to add you as a new admin.

    1 month ago

  • Posted a reply to "How to Make yourself Keymaster", on the site WordPress Support Forums:
    If you are in fact using bbPress, you need to add keymaster back to your…

    1 month ago

  • Posted a reply to "Digital magzine with premium content", on the site WordPress Support Forums:
    Could you direct me to any renowned / successful plugins who could serve me in…

    1 month ago

  • Posted a reply to "Search performance", on the site WordPress Support Forums:
    During periods of high traffic (more than 3000 active users on website).... That's a very…

    1 month ago

  • Posted a reply to "Fata Error issue I cannot resolve nor find in the forum", on the site WordPress Support Forums:
    Delete those two plugins - wp-retina-2x and free-cdn - and see if the errors go…

    1 month ago

  • Posted a reply to "Digital magzine with premium content", on the site WordPress Support Forums:
    That's far too broad a question to ask. Start by searching for plugins https://wordpress.org/plugins/ and…

    1 month ago

  • Posted a reply to "White screen after plugin install", on the site WordPress Support Forums:
    Error: Critical error: Could not connect to server.... See https://support.godaddy.com/help/article/6762/troubleshooting-filezilla-ftp-connections

    1 month ago

  • Posted a reply to "White screen after plugin install", on the site WordPress Support Forums:
    Relax. It's easy: you have to use FTP to delete the plugin or use your…

    1 month ago

  • Posted a reply to "Why is a post expiration for the 1970s being appended?", on the site WordPress Support Forums:
    Sorry, you're using a premium/paid theme. You need to ask the developers of the theme.…

    1 month ago

  • Posted a reply to "Footer", on the site WordPress Support Forums:
    First of all, the copyright text is in a footer widget. Look in your widgets.…

    1 month ago

  • Posted a reply to "Help?", on the site WordPress Support Forums:
    First of all, you're using wordpress.com and in the wrong place. These forums are for…

    1 month ago

  • Posted a reply to "Trying to switch to weebly, accidentally changed wordpress URL", on the site WordPress Support Forums:
    This is as simple as it gets: see Changing The Site URL « WordPress Codex…

    1 month ago

  • Posted a reply to "Database Full", on the site WordPress Support Forums:
    Could be spam; you can truncate the wp_comments table with a database utility to delete…

    1 month ago