The moment I upgraded to PHP 5.4, my Wordpress sites and servers were flooded with error messages. Thankfully, the crew at Atomicorp are maintaining a legacy PHP 5.3 repository that you can use to easily downgrade your PHP installation. This guide will show you how to use the Nucleus repository to safely and easily downgrade your PHP version back to 5.3.

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One question I get often is whether or not I use a framework when developing websites. The short answer is yet. Until recently I had a few custom HTML, CSS,…

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I kept receiving this error on Plesk 11.5 while using NGINX and PHP-FPM. This post isn’t a “solution” as much as it is a way to track down the root cause of the error.