How to Get an Amazon S3 Account and Connect it to Backupbuddy

We install Backupbuddy on almost all of our client WishList Member (and other) membership sites, and advise everyone to setup an Amazon S3 account to use for remote backup storage (among other things). Here’s the link to open an account: http://aws.amazon.com/s3/ Amazon S3 is a simple web storage service that gives you the ability to […]

How to change the WordPress Admin Password

I’ve had a couple people ask me how to change their WordPress Admin password recently so I thought I’d do a quick post with step-by-step instructions. It’s a good idea to change your key passwords at least twice a year. David Sparks of Mac Sparky fame always recommends that you change yours when you switch […]

How to use the Rotating Images plugin

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When we build client websites we try to use premium plugins as much as possible. Like themes, premium plugins form reliable developers are better supported and updated frequently. One of our favorite plugin publishers is Pluginbuddy (a division of iThemes) who has created a series of Displaybuddy tools one of which is Rotating Images. Although […]

Take advantage of sales tool built into WishList Member

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An often overlooked yet powerful sales tool built into WishList Member are the non-member and wrong level error pages. When set up properly non-members and existing members who try to access protected content will be redirected to the page of your choice…hopefully one with a powerful sales message. The setup is easy. Here’s how to […]