I recently discovered after trying to import WordPress XML files for a customer that you can use xmllint (within the Command Line or iTerm) to check the validity of the files. The error message looked like this: Invalid XML on read in WXR_Large_File_Parser::__construct() for file:///nfs/6a2/156107206/files/2019/01/site-address-here.wordpress.2019-01-09.001.xml_-3.txt (size: 11335507) After a colleague suggested xmllint, I opened iTerm … Continue reading xmllint
It's been quite a number of months since my last blog post and it's now January, 2019! plus I wanted to try out the new WordPress Editor 🤓 As Happiness Engineer's, we have the opportunity to temporarily rotate to another sub-division (or team) for around three months (my rotation ended last December). It was challenging … Continue reading Creating WooCommerce pages
It was a pleasant surprise to see this notification pop up last week as its been 9 years since joining the WordPress community!
Just a quick note to share the news that yesterday was my first official day as a Happiness Engineer for Automattic. The awesome company behind WordPress, Jetpack, Akismet and a whole bunch of cool products. As many of you know, I've always been a huge fan of WordPress so after working at Sydney University for … Continue reading Howdy Automattic!
On my quest to becoming more organised and productive, I've read about how awesome it is to use Trello. Not just for team collaborations but for individuals. The use of card sorting and organising lists appealed to me so the next logical step was to think how I could best use Trello productively. Was it … Continue reading Organising with Trello
My latest blog post, "How To Harden Your WordPress Website For Better Security" was published by INKth.com last night. How To Harden A #Wordpress #Website For Better #Security https://t.co/G3gj8EzENS #InfoSec #WebTips via @AdelineYaw pic.twitter.com/uleKu1S3iQ— Hoi Sze Lam (@hoiszelam) January 5, 2016 //platform.twitter.com/widgets.js Thanks to Hoi-Sze Lam from INKth.com for the opportunity.