Dublin WordPress First Meetup

Dublin WordPress First Meetup

Gravitational FX hosted the first Dublin WordPress meetup this week and we had a great turnout. The meetup is aimed at bringing together a community of WordPress business users, bloggers, developers. It’s informal and social so bring some business cards, grab a beer...
Customising the WordPress Admin Dashboard

Customising the WordPress Admin Dashboard

If you are a WordPress theme web developer here are some handy tips for customising the WordPress Admin Dashboard. Yes, you can download plugins that will do some of these for you but why take the easy route when you can get a warm fuzzy feeling from hacking away at...
How to Add and Remove WP Admin Bar Links

How to Add and Remove WP Admin Bar Links

WordPress 3.1 introduced a new feature, the WP Admin Bar.   Here’s how to customise it by removing existing links and adding new links. The WP Admin Bar The new Admin Bar appeared in the v3.1 release of WordPress many developers were quick to disable it...
Domain Registry of America Scam

Domain Registry of America Scam

We have recently seen an increase in the number of our customers reporting receiving scam letters from a company calling themselves the Domain Registry of America. Please read this post thoroughly and help protect you and your business from this scam. What is the...
Google Panda 2.2 Update Coming Soon

Google Panda 2.2 Update Coming Soon

In a Q&A interview at the SMX Advanced conference with head of Google’s Webspam team, Matt Cutts, he talked about a new Panda 2.2 update for the Google search engine. Google has approved the update and it will be rolled out to English searches “soon” with no date...
Facebook Enables Facial Recognition Without Your Consent

Facebook Enables Facial Recognition Without Your Consent

Facebook has been playing with facial recognition, used for tagging people in uploaded photos, for over a year. It has now rolled this technology out to all Facebook users, enabling the service in the privacy settings without asking users first and many are unhappy....
How to upgrade your Facebook page

How to upgrade your Facebook page

We’ve recently been asked by a number of customers how to upgrade their Facebook Business Page to the new design format. It couldn’t be simpler. Login to your Facebook account associated with your business page Open the URL: http://www.facebook.com/pages/status/ You...
Is Your Facebook Business Page Secure?

Is Your Facebook Business Page Secure?

This month the social media goliath Facebook rolled out tighter security options for accessing its website and this includes business or “Fan” pages. So what has changed? Secure access Normally when opening a website such as Facebook you would start by typing http://...