Saturday, January 28, 2017

WordPress: How to Make Connection Link in Bilingual Blog

If you have a blog in two languages, for example in bahasa Indonesian and English, then certainly need to know how to make connection link in bilingual blog so that readers can move from from one version to another, if desired. By creating the link then readers have option to read a post in language that they like.

Wednesday, January 25, 2017

Mac: How to Force Eject External Hard Drive

It's nothing new if you have problem when trying to eject an external hard drive in MacBook, and failed, then there's a pop up message "one or more programs may be using it." Even if you try to remove it using Utilities, another message will appear and it failed too. Though annoyed, certainly it's not advisable to just pull it out as it can cause problems on you hard disk.

Tuesday, January 24, 2017

This article provide tips on how to change autosave in WordPress. Autosave feature is available since version 2.1, which periodically saves post draft to database on the server. By default AutoSave occurs every 60 seconds, meaning that if browser or computer suddenly freezes then you just lost a job during the last 60 seconds of works.

Monday, January 23, 2017

WordPress: How to Block http referer with htaccess

Apache Web Server used by most web-hosting providers give users option to deny access from visitors based on the website address that they came from. This was done via a command to block http referer with htaccess. Of course there must be strong reason as to why a visit should be blocked.

Sunday, January 22, 2017

Adsense: How to Modify Responsive Ad Code

AdSense Responsive Ad Code makes it possible for publisher to display advertising content that can be adjusted automatically according to the width of gadget's screens used by visitors. But Google also gives guidance to publishers on how to change responsive ad code to adjust to the appearance of an add in different screen sizes.

Saturday, January 21, 2017

WordPress: How to Change WP-Cron with Real Cron Job

Wp-Cron is responsible for running scheduled jobs such as scheduled posts and WP Super Cache preload. Whenever there's visitor, wp-cron checks jobs to run. However, a scheduled job may be missed if visitors are rare. On the other hand if not properly scheduled, cron may trigger many simultaneous processes that eat server resources.

Friday, January 13, 2017

Above The Clouds

It starts with an electrical spark inside the grey substance of the head that gives a birth of an idea. It maybe triggered by observing or sensing the surroundings, reading and interpreting the omens, contemplating and activating the mihes (the mind, the heart and the soul). Pick things from the past, blend them with endless possibilities of the future, and come up with a solid purpose, or a Personal Legend in Paulo Coelho's words.

C.TwoSix at Jazz Gunung

Last weekend, July 26, a live musical event of Jazz Gunung was held at Java Banana Bromo, claims to be a tropical lodge with the best panoramic view of Mount Tengger. The place is located at Wonotoro village, Sukapura subdistrict, Probolinggo, East Java.


Dewa Bujana and Tohpati performance at the JavaJazz Festival last March was the second first class performance of two guitarists on a stage that I have ever seen so far. The first one was Assad Guitar Duo's performance that I watched in 2007. At JavaJazz, the big names of the two guitarists had attracted a sizeable number of music fans who packed a hall at JCC.

Wednesday, January 11, 2017

WordPress: How to Add Author's Photo without Plugin

Easy steps on how to add author's photo without plugin in WordPress blog can be found in this post. A blog with more than one active author may need to display author's photo and bio to build emotional connection between readers and the author. It is probably even more relevant for a productive author and his or her readers when they engage actively in discussion's thread.