Jeff Reifman
Technology consultant, ex-Microsoft Group Program Manager, freelance writer, activist, yogi.
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    Introduction to TablesorterPreview
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    Tablesorter is a straightforward jQuery plugin that provides dynamic column sorting and pagination in your HTML tables. It's a nice way to provide sortable, scripted tables that don't require the user to refresh the page. You can also use it when you're introducing Ajax into your application.Read More…
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    Programming with Yii2: Getting StartedPreview
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    The recent release of Yii 2.0 makes it the perfect time to come up to speed with one of the most efficient, powerful and extensible PHP frameworks. This tutorial will walk you through installing Yii 2.0, setting up your local development environment, building a simple Hello World application, setting up your remote production environment for hosting and deploying your code from a GitHub repository.Read More…
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    Front-End Monitoring with New Relic BrowserRum preview
    The only monitoring product that gives you full visibility into the complete web page lifecycle of your actual users in modern browser-side applications.Read More…
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    Securing Your Server LoginGoogle auth app
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    Here's our guide to a handful of common approaches to securing access to your Linux-based web and application server. You'll learn about adding two-factor authentication, changing your SSH port, activating a firewall and more.Read More…
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    Building Advanced Email Features With IMAP and PHPPreview
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    In this tutorial, I'll walk you through some real world examples of how you can use PHP and IMAP to build new features for managing your email—features that the big email providers haven't built for us.Read More…
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    Keeping Up with Ghost 0.5Preview2
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    The latest Ghost release provides a platform full of improvements and great signs of future potential, but practical customization is still limited to theming.Read More…
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    Publish an eBook From Your WordPress SiteWordpress
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    As a WordPress blogger, you've probably wondered whether to explore publishing an ebook from your content. How difficult would it be? How much would it cost? How much would I earn? How do I get started? This guide will answer your questions.Read More…
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    Generate Social Media Activity With Social LockerWordpress lock
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    The freemium WordPress plugin compels readers to share your content on Twitter, Facebook, and other social networks. In this tutorial, you'll learn how the plugin works, understand its pros and cons, and see how you can use it to generate more social media shares for your website.Read More…
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    Using New Relic to Monitor WordPress Performance22002
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    If you arrived here from the Optimizing WordPress with Varnish and W3 Total Cache tutorial, you already have a pretty well optimized WordPress installation. If not, you may want to go back and review our guide to Varnish and W3TC. We're going to show you how to use New Relic's free server monitoring to see within your WordPress and PHP stack.Read More…
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    How to Build Rate Limiting into Your Web App LoginPreview
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    Apple's failure to rate limit iCloud logins likely contributed to celebrity photo hacking. Here's how to protect your own apps.Read More…
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    Installing and Using PHPMyAdmin for Web DevelopmentPhp my admin
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    The free, web-based database client can simplify web development, testing and site management.Read More…
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    Be the First on Your Block Running IPv6Ipv6
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    I've setup a WordPress site running via IPV6 that almost no one can access and you can too.Read More…