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Let me guess - when you're logged in, your website loads just fine, but when you log out and reload your website, it looks like a wall of gibberish? That's due to overlapping compression, most likely between your cPanel's zlib compression and a compression plugin on your WordPress site. How to fix this You'll be surprised how …
This guide from Caldera isn't updated to the latest UI so I'll post it here for the time being. I'm growing more and more in favour of having contact forms in a popup instead of redirecting to the Contact page - of course, most times I'd include the form at the bottom of the page as …
Ultimate Addons for WPBakery Page Builder (formerly Visual Composer) by Brainstorm Force can be a convenient way to add nicer-looking elements into your VC-built website. However, all convenience comes at a price - and in this case, it's a huge drain on your website's load time and server resources. Here are two simple steps you can …
We've been building WordPress websites for over 9 years, and over that time we've worked with a lot of hosting providers, and did a whole lot more research that you'd ever want to (simply Google "best hosting for WordPress" and you'll find 145,000,000 results). We've tried the Big Four in Malaysia - Shinjiru, Exabytes, Serverfreak, IPServerOne …
We typically use the cPanel File Manager to upload files into the server. Most times, the speed is good enough, but sometimes the file may be really big or there might be a problem with the connection which slows down the upload to a crawl (50kbps, anyone?). Sometimes, a simple PHP script can fix the issue …
Full process Things needed: Current site cPanel access Destination site cPanel access CHECK: Is the destination site SSL-enabled? If not, install SSL first before transferring the site Steps: Access the current site cPanel, backup wizard, full site backup Set backup destination as Remote Fill in FTP details of the destination cPanel, port 21, target folder /public_html Execute backup --- …
Migrating servers is a huge pain in the behind, especially if the file size is huge. The standard method of migrating involves downloading all the old files from one server, then reuploading it into the new server. Not only is this a duplicate work and a waste of time, but your internet connection can often …
We've been building and managing websites for nearly 10 years now, and we've come to understand that websites are never a build-once-leave-forever kinda deal. Websites are your shopfront that needs constant tweaking, updates, and lots of care - all of which need time and expertise to do. At Pixl, we used to focus only on …
We're not a full-fledged web hosting company but we do host some of our clients' websites in our server, for client convenience and also to make it easier for us to diagnose any problems that may crop up. One of the problems we commonly deal with are slow website load times, and low memory issues, …
Project Manager wanted!
TL;DR: Wordpress Project Manager wanted for a web design agency Must have WordPress experience (experience with project management is a bonus) Must be deadline-centric and visually meticulous Fluent in English, obviously Pixl is a WordPress specialist agency - we do web design, development, maintenance, support, speedup, SEO, and everything in between. We get new projects all …