Announcing Eazy Ad Unblocker!

Hello everyone, I wish to announce that I have released a wordpress plugin named “Eazy Ad Unblocker”. You can find this plugin at the following URL: https://wordpress.org/plugins/eazy-ad-unblocker/ Now, to tell you what this plugin does. Suppose you own a wordpress site and have painstakingly put advertisements on it. Now many of your visitors don’t even … Continue reading Announcing Eazy Ad Unblocker!

Why Digital Marketing Is Important For Your Business

In the digital age, it does not make good business sense for your business not to have a digital presence. This is because you will not be able to reach out to the audiences of digital platforms who are your potential customers. Using social media and search engines is now commonplace. You need to market … Continue reading Why Digital Marketing Is Important For Your Business

A Simple IP Blocker Plugin for WordPress

In my post here, I had shown how to create a basic “Hello World” plugin that greets the user with a simple “hello world” message in the admin dashboard. Now, let me show you how to create a wordpress plugin that actually does something more useful. In this post, I shall discuss a plugin that … Continue reading A Simple IP Blocker Plugin for WordPress

Create a Basic WordPress Plugin From Scratch

In my post here, I had shown you how to create a plugin from existing code. In this post, I will show how to create a basic ‘Hello World’ wordpress plugin from scratch. First of all, create a ‘hello-world’ folder in your plugins subfolder under the wp-content folder of your wordpress installation. Then, create a … Continue reading Create a Basic WordPress Plugin From Scratch

GUI Tic-Tac-Toe in Java Revisited

In my post found here I discussed a tic-tac-toe game coded in Java which was a version using a Graphical User Interface. The code listing for the classes and interfaces can be found in the same post. In this post I will discuss a Graphical User Interface (GUI) version of the same application with some … Continue reading GUI Tic-Tac-Toe in Java Revisited

An elementary security plugin protecting admin dashboard

In this post, I shall discuss an elementary plugin that can protect your wordpress admin dashboard from frequent incorrect login attempts. The plugin redirects the user to the home page after a predetermined number of incorrect logins, three for example. However, if the user enters the correct password after three wrong attempts, the user is … Continue reading An elementary security plugin protecting admin dashboard

Deploying Tic-Tac-Toe Java GUI app

In this post, we deploy our tic-tac-toe Java GUI app so that it can be invoked either by double-clicking it or through the command line. Note: These steps below were performed on a Windows system. First, assemble all the Java source files in a folder of your choice. Open your Command Prompt. Navigate to your … Continue reading Deploying Tic-Tac-Toe Java GUI app

Coding Tic-Tac-Toe with a Graphical User Interface

In my post found here I discussed a tic-tac-toe game coded in Java which was a console application. The code listing for the classes and interfaces can be found in the same post. In this post I will discuss a Graphical User Interface (GUI) version of the same application. I shall only provide the changes … Continue reading Coding Tic-Tac-Toe with a Graphical User Interface

Convert Very Large Decimal Integers to Base 62 And Back

The other day I was trying to devise a way of converting arbitrarily large base 10 integers to the order of a billion billion to base 62 and did not get much help from the web. So I devised my own solution using the BC Math extension which ships with PHP by default. So, this … Continue reading Convert Very Large Decimal Integers to Base 62 And Back

Simple File Searcher App: An Exercise in Concurrency

Here is a simple app for searching files on a computer. The app uses a recursive algorithm to compare names of files and folders with the search keyword and returns all the matches. The procedure is as follows: 1. list the roots of the filesystem 2. for each root listed in step1: a. list folders … Continue reading Simple File Searcher App: An Exercise in Concurrency