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Webforward becomes an Accredited Channel Partner of Nominet!

Webforward becomes an Accredited Channel Partner of Nominet!

Nominet is the issuer of all .UK domain names, including .co.uk, .org.uk and .uk domain names. By becoming an Accredited Channel Partner, we can offer you: Free domain transfers from other suppliers Discounted co.uk and .uk domain names Higher standards of redundancy and data protection More security for your domain To attain our Accredited Partner status, we have proved our high level of commitment to the services we offer, support, data quality and business continuity... read the rest »
New Year, New Website? Here’s what to do after the launch!

New Year, New Website? Here’s what to do after the launch!

You’ve launched your new website – congratulations! 🎉 We’ve done hundreds of website launches over the years, so we know how hard you’ve worked with your web team (or perhaps even with us!) to ensure that every element of your new website is perfect. However, without some tender love and care, all that work can easily be overshadowed if your website is not regularly looked after... read the rest »
Which hosting plan is right for my website?

Which hosting plan is right for my website?

Once you’ve chosen the domain name for your website, the next step is to sort out your website’s hosting. If you’re not sure what this is, you can compare it to having a space hired to put your desks and staff in, and a sign hanging above the door on the outside... read the rest »
Can not install Magento Patch 6788 due to .htaccess inconsistency

Can not install Magento Patch 6788 due to .htaccess inconsistency

This is well known issue, Magento need to patch .htaccess file as well as its sample file (.htaccess.sample). If you use a modified .htaccess file you have to run something like this:   mv .htaccess .htaccess_original wget -qO .htaccess http://svn.magentocommerce.com/source/branches/1.7/.htaccess wget -qO .htaccess.sample http://svn.magentocommerce.com/source/branches/1.7/.htaccess.sample sh PATCH_SUPEE-6788_CE_1.9.1.0_v1-2015-10-27-09-06-11.sh mv .htaccess .htaccess_patched mv .htaccess_original .htaccess Do not forget to use the correct patch filename.... read the rest »
The correct way to handle file downloads in PHP

The correct way to handle file downloads in PHP

I’ve seen many download scripts written in PHP, from simple one-liners to dedicated classes. At least half of them share common issues; in many cases programmers simply copy the code from something that works, without even attempting to understand what it really does... read the rest »