WordPress custom sort order

I’ve been battling recently with trying to get a custom sort order to work in WordPress, and despite a lot of Googling I found it really hard to find an answer that worked. I love Advanced Custom Fields, it’s a fantastic WordPress plugin for adding custom fields to pretty much anything in WordPress, but I typically…

WordPress Cron jobs solved

WordPress has an interesting mechanism referred to as “cron”, but it’s not cron as you may know it, if you’re of a more technical leaning. There are a number of background tasks that need to run in order to keep a WordPress site ticking along nicely.  For example, scheduled posts.  Ever wondered how these actually…

Web ARX Security

I’ve written before about the Web ARX Security plugin for WordPress, which I’m a big fan of.  In fact it’s even better now! Previously it was only available for WordPress, but now you can apply it to any PHP-based website, so it works with Joomla, Drupal and Magento as well. You can also configure the…