WP Sanitize WordPress plugin review

October 30th, 2011

WP Sanitize or Simple Optimization - who's the author

WP Sanitize or Simple Optimization

I’m interesting in WordPress security plugins. Recently, going through WordPress plugins repository I found one which looked promising. “WP Sanitize checks for potential security vulnerabilities and keeps your WordPress database optimized”, – this is quote from its description. I decided to test it.

Author: Mr. Vibe
Version: 1.0
Download link : wordpress.org/extend/plugins/wp-sanitize/

I thought, how’s that possible with size 2 Kb only to check security vulnerabilities? May be it uses some web service for that? What critical data plugin sends to external site then in order to make security test? So I went through the code and discovered that there is no any real or potential vulnerabilities checking in the current version of plugin.

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Ultimate Security Checker WordPress plugin review

October 22nd, 2011

Ultimate Security Checker WordPress plugin

Ultimate Security Checker

As WordPress blog owner spending hours on its content you should concern about your product security. In other case it’s possible to lose all that hard earned content in a minute. There are a lot of malicious software bots and damn headless young crackers permanently trying to hack our blogs. And if it’s easy to restore original content from the fresh backup copy (do you have it?), it’s more complex (if possible at all) to restore the lost reputation in case your blog was used as spammer base or showed some bad content after hack incident.
Are you sure that your loving blog is secure?
Ultimate Security Checker WordPress plugin is the tool which could check your blog for security issues and recommend how to fix them. At the moment this review version 2.7.0 is available at WordPress repository. I tested it successfully with WordPress versions 3.2.1 and 3.3 Beta. What does “Ultimate Security Checker” offers to its user?
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WordPress 3.3 – what’s new?

October 11th, 2011

WordPress 3.3 Beta 1

WordPress 3.3 Beta 1

WordPress.org announced that WordPress version 3.3 Beta 1 is available.
Do not hurry to grab it and update your production blog. Beta 1 is published for testing purposes only. It still can have critical bugs, even if it looks stable enough. So beta-testers are welcome! If you have test playground for new WordPress toy – just install it there and enjoy.
You can download WordPress 3.3 Beta 1 here.
Download of WordPress 3.3 Beta 2 is available here.
Download of WordPress 3.3 Beta 3 is available here.
Download of WordPress 3.3 Beta 4 is available here.
Try the latest Beta, test it, find bugs and report WordPress community and developers team.
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NetBeans IDE for PHP 7.1 Beta

October 9th, 2011

NetBeans for PHP 7.1 Beta

NetBeans for PHP 7.1 Beta

Developers of popular free NetBeans IDE announced at netbeans.org, that version 7.1 beta (including PHP support) is available.
What’s new this version offers for PHP developers? According to official release information page web developers can find this enhanced features in upcoming 7.1 release: Support for CSS3, Code completion and documentation for new CSS3 elements, Browser specific properties, Improved PHP debugging, PHPUnit test groups capabilities, Support for Smarty templates, Faster uploads with keep-alive for (S)FTP client.
Let’s take a closer look at NetBeans version 7.1 Beta.
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Italy vacation 2011

September 16th, 2011

Piza Duomo Italy

Piza Duomo Italy

Let me leave you for two weeks. I have a long waited and deserved vacation for that period.
I take a plane to Italy today and start my next journey by rented car on roads of Italy, Switzerland, Austria and Italy again.
I’m starving to see ancient architecture monuments, beautiful works of Renaissance Italian artists, nice nature pictures and Alps especially. If you are interested in my route, photos, videos and notes from my way, let me know and I will make some posts about this journey.
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ShinePHP got 1000 thanks!

September 9th, 2011

ShinePHP got 1000 thanks

ShinePHP got 1000 thanks

Dear Readers!

ShinePHP.com got it’s first 1000 thanks from you.
It’s so exciting to get your positive feedback and know that you like my work. I’m really inspired to write more getting your appreciation for posts, published here. Your comments and just a single click on this blue button with “Thank You” words on it let me raise my head and know that my work is useful for somebody, that my efforts are not wasted. This leads to positive mood and desire to create more and more, better and better.

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Jumpple WordPress plugin review

August 29th, 2011

Is Jumpple plugin makes the job

Who makes the job?

Jumpple WordPress plugin which calls itself “Your website keeper” is developed by Jumpple.com. Plugin offers you free and easy way to protect your online presence via real time notifications if something is wrong with your website.
Jumpple offers these services:
– 24×7 site monitoring;
– Website/server – Configure how frequently you want to check website status (up/down) using TCP, HTTP, Ping and DNS checks;
– Latency – Monitor how long it takes your site to load to ensure an optimal user experience;
– Content – Check for missing keywords to protect your homepage from content errors and/or defacement.
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