Archives for 2015

Restoring permissions when separating out WordPress multisite blogs

If you separated out your multisite WordPress blogs into individual blogs, but your administrators don’t have access to plugins, user management, and other important panels, then you will likely need to update your wp_options table to not have WPMU-specific user capabilities. First, make sure you’ve done everything in this post. I’m unsure if these instructions […]

BackWPup: Amazon S3 Access Denied

I’m working on setting up a nightly backup addon for my hosting clients, and since most of my clients are on WordPress, I decided to first focus on setting up the backup to occur via WordPress plugin. Backups are going to an Amazon S3 bucket, and because there is a limit on the number of […]

Background Flicker on Hover in Chrome

Say you have a search bar with a submit button that changes background image (or background position) on hover. In my case, I’m using SVG files for the on and off background images, and I have a simple CSS-based preloader set up so that there’s no delay when mousing over the submit button the first […]

Trigger a SimpleModal Resize

I recently ran into an issue where I needed to force Eric Martin’s SimpleModal jQuery plugin to resize and reposition itself, but couldn’t find an easy way in the API to do so. I found several answers on Stack Overflow and other sites, but all of them were too old, didn’t work, or required you […]