Just add this to wp-config.php /* disable WordPress auto-updates – D.V. */ define( ‘AUTOMATIC_UPDATER_DISABLED’, true );Source: http://codex.wordpress.org/Configuring_Automatic_Background_Updates

1. First, check the current values: SELECT * FROM wp_options WHERE option_name = “siteurl”;  SELECT * FROM wp_options WHERE option_name = “home”; 2. Then modify the values: UPDATE wp_options SET option_value=”http://[new domain name or ip address, without trailing slash]” WHERE option_name = “siteurl”; UPDATE wp_options SET option_value=”http://[new domain name or ip address, without trailing slash]” WHERE option_name […]

First, back up the server (including the database) by creating the image. This way if anything goes wrong, you can always try again. Then use this fast and easy fix: mysqlcheck –repair –all-databases Or, as is the case at Amazon account that I manage: mysqlcheck -u root -p –repair –all-databases Password: the root MySQL password.  If […]

Theme Check: https://wordpress.org/plugins/theme-check/ Industry standard plugin for testing themes for most current best practices (!) Plugin Performance Profiler: https://wordpress.org/plugins/p3-profiler/ Allows to check how plugin performance affects the loading time of the WordPress website. Google XML Sitemap Map generator: https://wordpress.org/plugins/google-sitemap-generator/ Regenerate Thumbnails http://www.viper007bond.com/wordpress-plugins/regenerate-thumbnails/ Useful when you need to do just what the plugin title describes Custom […]