NameCheap Shared Hosting shell_exec() error message Logo

I ran into an issue in the last couple of days on Shared Hosting while using the WordPress Plugin named backwpup. I noticed that the last few days backups have given the following warning: shell_exec() has been disabled for security reasons After sending a ticket to tech support I was told that I needed … Read more…

Encode Email Address in WordPress Posts with a Shortcode


Placing an email address into a page is not a good idea in this day and age – actually for a number of years now – where harvest bots are trolling the Interwebs looking for nice juicy bits of data that can be passed onto those that like to send you SPAM messages.

Fortunately, if you are a WordPress user you can use the code below to add Shortcode functionality to your WordPress Theme so you can use an email address directly in the page.

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ColdFusion 9 running on Apache using WampServer


I have created a detailed step-by-step to help you setup Adobe ColdFusion on a Windows machine using WampServer with Apache as the web server. This is what I use for a development environment, and I completely recommend this to you if you are a ColdFusion Developer in need of a development environment and want to … Read more…