How I secured my WordPress site

I recently came across malware in my WordPress installation even though I am running the latest version of WordPress and not running any other plugin apart from JetPack. I tried removing the malware and updating all the WordPress files only to get infected again a few...
Gulp Pipeline update

Gulp Pipeline update

I encountered some errors compiling old projects using my old node workflow which turned out to be the result of a lot of the packages being deprecated. PowerShell gyp ERR! stack Error: Can't find Python executable "python", you can set the PYTHON env variable. 1 gyp...
SSD cloud hosting for cheap

SSD cloud hosting for cheap

I decided to try Linode Cloud hosting for 10USD (500PHP) a month. You get a high performance VPS which can run several sites for cheap, the only catch is you have to set it up and maintain it yourself. Here’s what I did to get mine up and running in a couple of...

Delete deep nested node_modules folders

Some node modules have too much dependencies that break the WIndows NTFS file system e.g.(node-sass, gulp). There were articles mentioning that Windows 10 has removed the the limit to the maximum path length but I for one still encounter the problem… and for some...
Open cmd.exe here for NodeJS

Open cmd.exe here for NodeJS

Since NodeJS works off the Windows’ shell (command prompt) I find myself needing to open the terminal (cmd.exe) more often now. Here are several ways I open the Command Prompt in a specific location within Windows Explorer on Windows 10. method 1: simply navigate to...