Tag Archives: wordpress

WordPress 3.7

WordPress 3.7 has been released. The downloads are in the usual place. I updated 5 blogs with not hassles. It’s worth having a read of this, which mentions the automatic updates that could happen without your intervention… Sounds kind of scary to me. Happy upgrading, possibly for the last time… Cheers Tim…

WordPress 3.6.1 Released…

WordPress 3.6.1 was released yesterday. You can see the list of changes here. The auto-update feature ran though really quickly, with no problems. Happy upgrading. Cheers Tim…

WordPress 3.6 Released…

WordPress 3.6 has arrived. You can read about it here. I did the upgrade using the auto-update feature and it worked fine, as always. Happy upgrading. Cheers Tim…

WordPress 3.5.2 Released…

WordPress 3.5.2 has been released. It’s a maintenance release, including a number of important security fixes, as described here. I’ve run the automatic upgrade on 5 blogs and it went through with no problems. Happy upgrading! Cheers Tim…

WordPress Security…

With all the recent press about global brute force attacks on WordPress I decided to install the Better WP Security plugin last Sunday. It includes loads of security features, including the big ones mentioned in the recent attacks: Changing the name of the “admin” user. Changing the ID of your renamed admin user. Changing the […]

How to Change the WordPress Table Prefix

Assuming my current WordPress prefix was “wp_” and I wanted to change it to “banana_”, then I would do the following… Take a backup of your database and file system. Remember, if you screw up and trash your blog you will thank yourself for the extra time you spent doing this! Amend the “$table_prefix” setting […]

WordPress 3.5.1 Released…

WordPress 3.5.1 has been released. The changelog and downloads are in the usual places. I’ve just done the auto-upgrade with no problems. Happy upgrading. Cheers Tim…

WordPress 3.5…

WordPress 3.5 has landed. You can download it from the usual place. The auto update went fine on all five blogs I manage (they are not all mine ). Happy upgrading! Cheers Tim…

WordPress 3.4.2 Released…

WordPress 3.4.2 has been released. You can see the bug fixes in the changelog and download from the usual place. Happy upgrading. Cheers Tim…

WordPress 3.4.1 Released…

WordPress 3.4.1 has been released. You can see the updates in this maintenance release here. Happy upgrading. Cheers Tim…