How to Disable Admin Tools in Joomla

If you are accidentally locked out of his Joomla administrator by Admin Tools. Either by thestrict security feature in Admin Tools that denies you access, even though he was a super user or you forgot the ‘Administrator secret URL parameter’. The error your will receive after several unsuccessful attempts will be : You are a […]

Open Graph tags : Must-Have Social Meta Tags for Social Media Streams

Facebook introduced Open Graph in 2010. It promotes integration between Facebook and other websites by allowing them to become rich “graph” objects with the same functionality as other Facebook objects. Open graph meta tags allow you to control what content shows up when a page is shared on Facebook. We’ve all seen posts like these […]

How to find RSS feed of a particular website?

Not all websites/blogs have RSS feeds, but if they do, its easy to find the RSS Feed URL of those sites. If you want to do this through browser, press CTRL+U to view source, then CTRL+F to open find window and then just type in rss. RSS Feed url should appear immediately. It should look something like […]

Traditional vs New Customer Support

Technology has changed how the ‘customer support‘ works and performs in present day. Purchasing decisions are made primarily using digital channels, hence, the responsibility  for customer service and sales support service has doubled. Here is the comparison table that will highlight the major differences between the traditional Customer Service methods and New Customer Support methods. […]

Difference Between Management and Leadership?

Adapted from “The Wall Street Journal Guide to Management” by Alan Murray, published by Harper Business. Leadership and management must go hand in hand. They are not the same thing. But they are necessarily linked, and complementary. Any effort to separate the two is likely to cause more problems than it solves. Still, much ink […]

How to Create Hidden Menu Items in Joomla (New vs traditional method)

There had been occasions when Joomla users wanted to hide the menu items from visitors of the site because they do not want that link to be easily seen by the visitors. The workaround for this was to create hidden menu and then add menu items to that menu. Most common examples of such links […]

How to disable Joomla Plugin or Extension in PhpMyAdmin

Did you install any plugin recently that is causing trouble? Is your site admin panel not accessible at all? Did you break your site after the enabling a certain plugin? Don’t panic, you can disable or deactivate the plugin of Joomla from PhpMyAdmin database. Since you are unable to access the back-end, you will now […]

Seven principles of a successful social media campaign

Before starting and social media campaign it is necessary to understand the seven principles of a successful social media campaign. 1. Commit Commit time and resources for the campaign, and attention to doing it well. 2. Set Goals There should be clarity of goals about what you want to achieve with the campaign 3. Plan […]

How to locate of your php.ini File

Different hosts use different location for storing and accessing files and so you’ll need to research where your php.ini file. To do that Step 1. Create a script to display your PHP information Create a very simple php script and place it in your home directory(www or public_html or httpdocs). Use script editor or a […]

Midnight Commander – connecting an ftp site with @ in username

I faced an issue today where my host needed to have login name in the form : user@site.com ie character ‘@’ in username My username in format user@site.com:password@ftp.site.com – did not work in MC. I figured the solution is to replace %40 with @ in username. example : user%40site.com:password@ftp.site.com