SEO & Homepage

19. February 2019

Ecosia - The ecological alternative to Google

Ecosia is the name of a search engine that doesn't just want to compete with Google, but also acts ecologically in many ways. The Ecosia search engine is actually a project from Berlin, the site of which [...]
30. November 2018
Change and redesign input fields in forms using CSS.

CSS for form input fields and text fields

Today a reader told me that the input fields in my contact form are barely legible because the writing is not. I looked at it briefly and could only agree with her: The font size was [...]
27. November 2018
The Wordpress editor Gutenberg is on board as standard from version 5. So it can be deactivated.

WordPress: Switch off Gutenberg Editor - Instructions with and without plugin

Version 5 of WordPress will be the first version that no longer delivers the Gutenberg editor as a plugin but as an integral part of the WordPress installation. It is true that since the beginning of 2018 it has been possible to use a plugin [...]
22. November 2018
The AAWP plugin for Wordpress with a 30% discount on Cyber ​​Weekend 2018.

Amazon Affiliate WordPress Plugin (AAWP) with 30% discount

I wanted to write "The best Amazon Affiliate WordPress Plugin (AAWP) ..." first, but from a legal point of view, I think that's not okay. But honestly: I think this plugin is terrific. I put it here on sir [...]
30. September 2018
Wordpress help

Remove WordPress message: "This website is temporarily unavailable due to maintenance work"

WordPress is actually a relatively robust blog system that I like to use again and again for new websites. The updates of plugins and the WordPress core can be installed at the push of a button and in most cases [...]
25. September 2018

Free GDPR data protection and imprint generator - also free for commercial use

If you are looking for a generator for the imprint or the GDPR data protection page, you will find several offers on the Internet. Some are free for private individuals and small businesses, but cost a usage fee (sometimes EUR 99) for [...]
19. September 2018
Wordpress help for bloggers: I will help you if your blog is nagging and no longer wants to!

WordPress help for bloggers - support against contribution

WordPress is actually one of the simple editorial or blog systems. Nevertheless, there are always problems that leave a normal user standing with question marks over their heads. Since I don't only use WordPress [...]
9. September 2018
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PHP script: How many weeks is there in a year?

The question actually sounds easy at first: How can I use a PHP script to calculate how many weeks a year has? One would think that the problem can be solved by counting the number of days in a year [...]
23 JULY 2018
Photo: Switching from http to https via htaccess file

WordPress: Redirection from http: // to https: // with the .htaccess file

I don't know how many domains I've fought my way through in the last few weeks to get them GDPR compliant. As soon as there is only one e-mail form on the page, the switch to SSL encryption [...]
27th of June 2018

Newsletter software - 4 German, GDPR-compliant providers in comparison

For a month now, newsletter software from providers in Germany has been more in demand than ever. Because on May 25, 2018, the General Data Protection Regulation of the European Union, EU-GDPR for short, came into force. This sees much stricter requirements for the [...]