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WordPress best practices

Author - Kajal Marwah

WordPress is a cms (content management system) which contains different type of content including images, video and text. I think we all need to know about some of the best practices while developing in WordPress.

Before development of a website some of the best practices to follow are these Read more…

Role of Software Developer in Testing

Author - Umang Pasricha

The one who has both qualities of a developer and a tester is known as a professional Software Developer. Most common terms used for such job titles are: SET (Software Engineer in Test) and SDET, (Software Development Engineer in Test). The one who is an IT professional and can work Read more…

Mysql access denied error for user root@localhost in XAMPP

Author - Navneet Kashyap

Problem: Mysql access denied error for user root@localhost when using in XAMPP server (windows) even when credentials are correct.

Solution: Actually the problem is not in code, the issue is that by-default mysql in xampp allowed passwordless authentication in mysql, so we have to Read more…

GrapeJS | Not working in Safari and local storage problem

Author - Umang Pasricha

How to resolve following GrapesJS editor issues:

1. GrapesJS not working in Safari web browser
2. Local Storage exceeding issue

GrapesJS not working on Safari web browser:

When the editor is opened in Safari, we see nothing only a blank page with this error in console Read more…

Short introduction to google analytics

Author - Gopi Chand

Google Analytics: Google Analytics is a free Web analytics service offered by google that tracks and reports website traffic. The service is available to anyone with a Google account.

Why every website owner needs Google Analytics: These are some statistics that you can collect with Google Read more…

Few key points for good SEO revisited

Author - Sukhpreet Singh

There are number of things that you should follow to improve SEO for your web pages and site ranking, some of which are listed below for a sample webpage that covers Tutorial for Javascript:

1. Make a separate page which includes the searched keyword. In our case “Tutorial for javascript Read more…

Open specific local Outlook window from .msg file

Author - Harleen Kaur

C# : Triggering the Local Outlook for forward, reply and reply all actions from existing .msg file

For the desktop based applications when user is dealing with the store outlook files in msg format we can open local outlook when required.

In outlook when we open a email message Read more…

Problem – First submenu item same as main menu in WordPress

Author - Mamta Sharma

While implementing a custom plugin in wordpress, we can simply add submenu items for our plugin by this code:
public function PluginMenu()
$this->my_plugin_screen_name = add_menu_page(
‘My Reviews’,
‘My Reviews’,
array($this, ‘RenderPage’),
But in wordpress, if we add any submenu items to the plugin Read more…

Golden rules for programmers to write good code

Author - Mamta Sharma

Why we need to code properly because a well written code not only does its job well but is also easy to extend, maintain and debug. So here are some key points:

 1. Follow a consistent coding standard:

There are a lot of coding standards, follow one of Read more…

Importance of testing in production after deployment

Author - Naman Gupta

When we deploy an application from staging / testing server to live /  production environment, tester needs to test the application again in production environment no matter if he has already tested the whole application in staging environment.

Why there is a need to do testing in production environment? Some reasons Read more…

Tips about time management when you have a lot to do at work

Author - Preeti Bisht

“A stitch in time saves nine “

This famous proverb holds absolutely true when it comes to software developers for we waste a lot of time in correcting things which show up because of lack of time as we have to manage so many things in short time mostly.

So here Read more…

Heroku | RabbitMQ Installation and Setup in Heroku

Author - Kritika Sood

Following are the steps to install RabbitMQ in Heroku App:

1. Install RabbitMQ (bigwig) on Heroku using find more add-ons like shown in the following screenshot:

2. Search for rabbitmq using search bar as shown in the screenshot below:

3. Click on RabbitMQ Bigwig from the search Read more…

Chargify Retry and Dunning – How to manage failed transactions

Author - Manju Kashyap

Description: When we use auto debit system to charge our customers using their credit cards, it is possible some transactions get declined. This can happen due to different reasons like user’s credit card has expired or due to authentication failure by bank etc. So, if we face such a Read more…

Java | static variables, instance variables, final and static

Author - Komal

Explain with an example which variables should become instance variables and which others should become static. Also when to use final with static and final without static? (JAVA)

INSTANCE VARIABLES: Variables that belong to the object of the class and each object can have its own value for Read more…

ACORD Forms autofill

Author - Webner

We get this request from a lot of clients in US insurance industry who want to generate ACORD forms automatically, means they want data of corresponding insurance Policy and other objects filled automatically in the editable ACORD PDF. Most of the clients have their data in a CRM system like Read more…

How to be a good Technical Writer

Author - Webner

In software development world, technical writers are those who write about technology, software manuals, “How to” guides etc. They gain understanding of the complex products and explain them in a precise manner to the target audience. Technical writers put themselves in place of the end user which helps them to Read more…

Moodle – Few Key Features

Author - Webner

In this article we will go through some important features provided by Moodle. This is the list of features that we will cover:

1.Adding a book to a course

2.Adding and Managing Assignment

3.Adding a Quiz to a Course

4.Adding a Chat Activity

5.Course backup Read more…

Importance of Website for Business – Part 2

Author - Webner

In our previous post in this series of articles explained the importance of having a website for your business.

In this post we will cover some more benefits of websites and features your website can provide in case you want to sell your products/services online. We will also go Read more…

Approach Java (1)

Author - Webner

Free Online Courses With Personalized Certificate

I started writing this tutorial targeting MCA students in Himachal Pradesh University, Shimla, India (from where I did MCA back in 99). This is an attempt to help students learn Java by practice. I am posting this tutorial(work in progress) on my blog Read more…

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