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SSL For Free & Zero SSL – F*** Y**

By Web Development
RANT - Zero SSL, the mafia style monopoly company has been buying up free lets Encrypt SSL services and implementing a ridiculous payment extortion scheme. SSL for Free was the shining light of Open Source website SSL security. Now it's just a shell company for some un-known faceless...
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Customizing The Media Upload Page In WordPress For Clients

By Web Development

Something that is a constant battle with clients is explaining over and over on a weekly basis why you can’t take a 25MB HD image of your dog from your iPhone and upload it as a hero image to your blog post. You can fiddle the the php.ini and install all kinds of image compression plugins, but at the end of the day average people just aren’t as technical as developers. If you give them a 2MB upload limit — they will kill their bandwidth and blogroll with a ton of 2MB images. Even though all of them could have been under 200kb probably. What I’ve found is little helpful reminders of conversations about tips at the top of pages help. Here are two ways to nudge clients into doing image uploads right.

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Troubleshooting SSL For Free Errors

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Having an SSL on a domain is pretty much the standard now, and many developers choose to use SSL For Free as their certificate provider. However, many people do in fact have issues getting and/or renewing certificates for unknown reasons. Here are a couple of my tips to…

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Alexa, Solitair and Digital Toilets

By Rants, Technology
I thought the future would be filled with flying cars and personal jetpacks. Turns out I was way off. Welcome to the future where Alexa can now flush the toilet for you while you play solitaire on your smart phone. Read the article here: Introducing The Kohler Numi...
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