Archive for April, 2012

Google Drive Review & Installation Walk-Through Highlights.

 

Google Drive taking over cloud storage?!… users will decide that.

Google Drive is the new kid on the block in file syncing and cloud drive storage market.  I’m hoping it will take everything good that Dropbox does and do it better, faster & cheaper.  Knowing Google, they might just do that.

This will most likely be the case for Android users.  I’m an iPhone user and will have to wait for a native iOS app to arrive.  The following is the first steps installing and running Google Drive for the first time… Read the rest of this entry »

How to Remove Malware from WP-Admin/Images Folder in WordPress

author: Brad Gardner

(Semi)Quick fix for an infected WordPress install.

Disclaimer: This article involves removing (corrupt) files from a WordPress install.  Although the method described worked for this instance there is no guarantee that it will work for you.  Use only as a reference and seek professional help if you’re not comfortable with this, thanks.

Recently, a website that I Admin for was getting content “injected” through a backdoor of some sort.  I was made aware of this problem two ways: Read the rest of this entry »

New Qwodtech Icon Design

qwodtech metal logo

I am hoping to get some helpful and constructive critiques on a new icon-type logo for my business that I designed.  I wanted something sharp, clean, eye-catching and easy to conform to a square area.  This is the design I had when I was finished with a couple hours in PS CS5.

Please comment and let me know your thoughts or ideas to make it better, thanks!

How to Remove index.php From Your New Magento Store

magento shopping bag

Written by: Brad Gardner

You’ve got a shiny new store but the URLs still contain /index.php?!

With the new version of Magento v.1.6.2.0 this is a quick fix, let’s get started.

  1. Log into your store and under the top menu select System>Configuration>General>Web Settings Menu.
  2. Expand the Search Engine Optimization section.
  3. Then change Use Web Server Rewrites from NO to YES.
  4. Be sure to save your settings by clicking Save Config in the upper right.magento save config button

That’s it! If you click around on your site you should see that your URL structure is now something like:

Www.yourdomain.com/category/product

Have you had any other similar issues with URL structures in Magento?