How to resolve “I am unable to logout from my Joomla website” problem

A new solicitor firm based in the UK signed up for website maintenance with our company. The website had been developed in Joomla and running for the past 1 year. The first issue they reported was that their members were not able to log out from the website even if they clicked on the logout … Read moreHow to resolve “I am unable to logout from my Joomla website” problem

An alternative way to check mySQL version in the Magento check script

Magento, like most other open source softwares, provides a list of requirements which need to be fulfilled before it can be installed on your machine. If you are installing Magento for the first time then I would recommend that you read the server requirments. on the other hand there may be some who would like … Read moreAn alternative way to check mySQL version in the Magento check script

How to parse large sized XML files using PHP XML Parser

I was recently provided a Google Base XML file by a client to load on one of his websites. The size of the XML file was over 20MB.  The format of the XML file was as follows: <?xml version=”1.0″?> <rss version=”2.0″ xmlns:g=”http://base.google.com/ns/1.0″ xmlns:c=”http://base.google.com/cns/1.0″> <channel> <title>Company Name</title> <description>Company Name Description</description> <link>www.companyname.com</link> <item> <g:id>TEST</g:id> <title>Test Product Name</title> … Read moreHow to parse large sized XML files using PHP XML Parser

Never ignore page authority of your web pages

Web pages on your website have a page authority which are assigned by search engines and so even though they may seem like not generating a lot of traffic you should not ignore them and try to use them directly or indirectly on your website. We recently updated a client website based on WordPress and … Read moreNever ignore page authority of your web pages

Bulk generate search engine friendly URLs in Zen Cart using Fast Updates

Our SEO department had recently made a request to implement CEON URI mapping module on one of our leading furniture retailer store in the UK. The module was implemented by the developer assigned to the project in a couple of hours and the website was handed over to the concerned department so they could continue … Read moreBulk generate search engine friendly URLs in Zen Cart using Fast Updates

How to display custom error message in Zend Captcha

The client recently requested to change the text of the default Zend CAPTCHA error message to just Incorrect Code when a visitor tries to submit the form without entering the CAPTCHA code in the input box beneath the image. That was pretty easy enough as Zend provides you the option to override the default error … Read moreHow to display custom error message in Zend Captcha

How to verify email address using the Zend Email Validator

Zend framework provides some nice validators to validate the data input by your visitor/customer. If you want you can write your own custom validator and use it in your code. The one I would like to discuss today is the Zend Email Validator which is really wonderful in that you don’t need to write any … Read moreHow to verify email address using the Zend Email Validator