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How to shrink the size of wp_options table in WordPress

By The Mighty Mo! Design Co. / January 20, 2023 / Comments Off on How to shrink the size of wp_options table in WordPress

I was recently horrified to discover that the “wp_options” table of this site was over 1.3 gigabytes in size. For those of you counting at home – that is ENORMOUS and unnecessary. I was confused, because the table seemed to balloon overnight (and likely did balloon overnight, it turns out!). The issue was caused by…

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How to change all permalink slugs on a custom post type to “post id” rather than “post title”

By The Mighty Mo! Design Co. / January 17, 2023 / Comments Off on How to change all permalink slugs on a custom post type to “post id” rather than “post title”

Today I needed to change the url slug of a custom post type from /cpt-slug/%post-title%/ to /cpt-slug/%post-id%/. There were thousands of solutions on the web explaining how to change the “cpt-slug” portion of the url, but I couldn’t find a simple solution to change the last part of the url. Well here it is! The…

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My Main Issue with Clickup

By The Mighty Mo! Design Co. / November 7, 2022 / Comments Off on My Main Issue with Clickup

Clickup integrates with everything. It’s simple to use. But there’s one thing that drives me crazy: Their user interface (UI) assumes the conversation we have around to-dos is NOT important. Clickup‘s UI assume the task writeup stuff (uploaded docs, description, links, etc.) is more important than the conversation about that stuff. In my experience, the…

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How to merge two folders, including all sub-folders and files, on Mac

By The Mighty Mo! Design Co. / November 3, 2022 / Comments Off on How to merge two folders, including all sub-folders and files, on Mac

Today I had an issue where I needed to merge two folders, each of which contained many sub- and sub-sub folders that had lots of images. After a lot of trial-and-error and some Googling, I found the best solution is to use the “ditto” command in Terminal like this: That’s it! Hat tip to AppleInsider.

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Some Surprising Trends in Website Development

By Toby Cryns / October 17, 2022 / Comments Off on Some Surprising Trends in Website Development

I wasted some time today to bring you (dum dum duuuuum!): Some Surprising Trends in Website Development!

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