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Find the most practical and easy ways to manage your Web Applications like Joomla, Wordpress, Drupal, etc. cPanelTips Web App Tutorials will help you to understand how apps work and how ti fix the most common problems faced by average users.

OwnCloud: Error and fix: Archives of type application/octet-stream are not supported

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Today one of my customers opened a ticket showing a strange case where an Owncloud installation running over cPanel + LiteSpeed web server was showing this error: Archives of type application/octet-stream are not supported The issue was pretty weird and started when my customer needed to install any Owncloud modules from the OC Market, in particular the “Contacts”…

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Debugging Slow PHP Scripts using PHP-FPM slow_log variable

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Since the beginning of times, when you needed to check out PHP errors in the logs you always went to take a look into the famous error_log, that is part of all common web servers. However, since I switched to Nginx and started using PHP-FPM as default daemon for php processing, I discovered something really cool. Unlike mod_php…

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How to Block access to wp-admin for all external countries

Days ago I was thinking about how could I increase the security of my wp-admin area and wp-login.php file from my WordPress installations. That’s when I started investigating until I found a good way to do it. On this post I will show you a simple way to block access to wp-admin for external countries, and allow only…

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Create a Multilingual Website in PHP using WordPress Translation Plugins

Do you need a multilingual website in PHP? Multiple language translations can increase the usability of your site if you have international customer or visitor audience. On this tutorial we will show you how to set up a multilingual website in PHP using WordPress translation plugins. Enabling multilingual content on your websites represents a great opportunity web page owners, webmasters and…

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Connect to MySQL Database using Python

Are you starting in the web development world? If so.. one of the best recommended languages to start programming web applications is Python. And on this tutorial we will show you how to connect to MySQL database using Python. One of the most basic things when you develop web based applications is to connect your web app to a…

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Nginx Tutorial: Block URL Access to wp-admin and wp-login.php to all except my IP address

If you are a wordpress blog user one of the first are where you have to focus is on WordPress Security. WordPress is one of the most popular cms of the world, but it is also the most attacked one. That’s why today we will show you how to block URL access to wp-admin and wp-login.php to all…

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How to change WordPress user password from phpMyAdmin

How can I reset WordPress user password from PhpMyAdmin? There are many options and ways to change the WordPress admin password. Today we will explore how to change WordPress user password from phpMyAdmin. We all know that you can reset any WordPress user password using WP Dashboard, however sometimes you don’t have access to the email associated to the…

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