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.com 25 years old today

posted March 15th, 2010 by

On 15th March 1985, 25 years ago today the first .com domain was registered by Symbolics computers of Cambridge, Massachusetts. 668,000 .com sites are registered every month totaling 250 million. Read more on the .com’s silver anniversary on Facebook and the BBC.

Improved WordPress performance, shared hosting and 500 errors

posted February 3rd, 2009 by

WordPress, shared hosting and 500 errors

I’d previously mentioned how I’d had problems with WordPress 500 errors when attempting to install plugins. I had put this down incompatibilities between WordPress MU and some plugins, but with a few simple changes to the configuration of the PHP installation on your hosting account, you can quickly improve WordPress performance. more…