Setting Up Cron Jobs

Recently, I had to set up a scheduled task on a server, which is a little intimidating and scary the first time around, so here’s a quick article about the steps for setting up a basic cron job. In this article, we’ll create a simple PHP script to send out an email...

Setting Up A Live Web Server

Setting up a live server is a bit different than setting up a development server. One of the main concerns with a live server is security, and this can include issues such as file permissions. We will consider our firewall first, and how this security measure...

Setting up a Local Development Environment

Being serious about scripting and/or web development underscores the necessity for a local development environment. What is a local development environment? this is a platform set up to design and test various scripting applications such as WordPress, Joomla, or...