Category Archives: Blog

WordPress – Adding Custom Columns to Custom Post Listing

Sometimes, after creating your brand new custom post type in WordPress, with hundreds of meta values and taxonomies, you might want to add some of these meta values onto the page where the custom post type is being listed. Let … Continue reading

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Setting Permanent Redirect using htaccess File

When you have a need to forward your domain name to another – for whatever reason – the easiest method is to use the .htaccess file. Yes, you have to have the write permission for the file, but any web … Continue reading

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Prestashop Error – Could Not Open Admin Page

This is the scene, you have been running your Prestashop for quite a while and then suddenly things are not running as they were before. The symptoms: Shop pages are running fine Admin pages are taking ages to load and … Continue reading

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National Crime Agency – Virus, Malware and Ransomware Threat

UK’s National Crime Agency has issued a warning for everyone regarding some serious virus, malware and ransomware threat which are currently circulating the internet. They have also stressed that proper steps are to be taken immediately.  It has been suggested … Continue reading

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Installing WordPress from command line

Assuming that you are familiar with ssh or putty, you can install the latest WordPress package from the command line, without having to download to your local computer and uploading the folder to the web server again. 1. Login to … Continue reading

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OpenSpace Map Showcase

Giant Hogweed IS Sites [osmap height=”600″ width=”600″ kml=”http://indra-design.co.uk/idlopenlayers/kml/test1/doc.kml”] Almond Catchment [osmap height=”600″ width=”600″ kml=”http://indra-design.co.uk/idlopenlayers/kml/test2/doc.kml”] Carron Catchment [osmap height=”600″ width=”600″ kml=”http://indra-design.co.uk/idlopenlayers/kml/carron/doc.kml”]

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Changing Magento Home Page Title

By default, the homepage on your main Magento page will just be “Home page”. This might be OK for some but definitely not the best solution for the SEO. It will be much better if the title was something like … Continue reading

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Configuring mongo on CentOS

Luckily, this is pretty simple. First we will have to make sure that PECL and PEAR are installed. Verify them by using these commands: pear version pecl version If everything is fine, then do sudo pecl install mongo (we had … Continue reading

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Installing Logwatch on CentOS Server

Logwatch is a very useful server reporting tool which we use alot at Indra Design. We regularly receive queries from clients asking how to install and configure Logwatch on their servers. The instructions below are specifically for CentOs 6.2 but … Continue reading

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The Importance of Site Backup

Here at Indra-Design HQ, we have been trying to get all our clients to have a backup strategy for their sites and emails. Why Is It So Important To Have A Backup? Your websites are made or constructed from a … Continue reading

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