February 12, 2014

Remove Custom Post Type Slug from Permalink

There are times that you want to stray from the regular permalink structure that WordPress applies to your custom post types.  For a recent project I was needing to remove the CPT slug from the permalink, so a page url like  ”/events/some-event-slug/” would have the permalink of “/some-event-slug/.”  At first glance this doesn’t seem to […]

Feb 10, 2014

WP E-Commerce Spam Registration

One of my clients had an issue where their site was receiving thousands of spam users registering on their site.  This caused his site to be overloaded and was eventually suspended. I initially thought the problem was a spam bot side-stepping captcha, however, that was not the case. After going through the usual troubleshooting (disabling/enabling […]

Jan 31, 2014

Quick Tip: Opening New Illustrator Files in an Older Version

Today I received a logo from a client that was built using the latest version of Illustrator. I am still using CS5 and it didn’t want to open the file. Sometimes you don’t have time to track down someone with a new version of Illustrator or to request the file to be saved in another […]