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ERR_TOO_MANY_REDIRECTS error when connecting Cloudflare to WordPress

By The Mighty Mo! Design Co. / September 16, 2022 /

Today I checked the “proxy” box for a website on Cloudflare, and I got a “ERR_TOO_MANY_REDIRECTS” error when I visited the website. The solution to this issue is simple: Click the “SSL”->”Overview” menu option in Cloudflare. Select the “Full (Strict)” option. Wallah! Done. Is this helpful? UPDATE: I learned that there is also a free…

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How to solve Local WP’s “Error in query (1153): Got a packet bigger than ‘max_allowed_packet’ bytes”

By The Mighty Mo! Design Co. / September 7, 2022 / Comments Off on How to solve Local WP’s “Error in query (1153): Got a packet bigger than ‘max_allowed_packet’ bytes”

I was trying to import a 115MB database via Local WP’s Adminer tool, and I kept getting the following error: After a lot of trial and error, the solution was to: Update the “max_allowed_packet” variable in Local Sites->[site name]->conf->mysql->my.cnf.hbs to max_allowed_packet = 1000M Add/update the “max_allowed_packet” variable in Local Sites->[site name]->conf->php->php.ini.hbs to max_allowed_packet = 1000M…

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Divi WordPress Theme Created 70,000 inodes on my server

By The Mighty Mo! Design Co. / August 23, 2022 / Comments Off on Divi WordPress Theme Created 70,000 inodes on my server

I was tracking down some strange inode action on a shared hosting provider today and discovered that Divi WordPress theme created 70,000+ unnecessary inodes. As you can see in the inode count in the above screengrab, Divi theme created over 70,000 inodes in a temp folder above the web root. For comparison, this WordPress install,…

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How to safely disable MediaCloud’s media offloading WordPress plugin

By The Mighty Mo! Design Co. / August 17, 2022 / Comments Off on How to safely disable MediaCloud’s media offloading WordPress plugin

You’ll remember a couple of years ago, I switched to MediaCloud’s media offloading plugin on this site. Well, today I decided it was time to bring the media back to my local web server. My main reason for doing this is that my hosting provider does automatic backups and was missing all the media in…

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How to Connect a GoDaddy Site to ManageWP

By The Mighty Mo! Design Co. / June 27, 2022 / Comments Off on How to Connect a GoDaddy Site to ManageWP

GoDaddy owns ManageWP, and, strangely, they make it very difficult to add GoDaddy-managed WordPress sites to their ManageWP service. Thankfully, there’s a quick workaround: Visit https://yoursite.com/wp-admin/plugins.php?showWorker=1 — This will make the ManageWP “Worker” plugin visible. Copy the connection info from the ManageWP Worker plugin. Add the site per-normal on ManageWP. That’s it! I hope this…

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