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Posted on April 24th, 2015

Redirect Loop Installing WordPress on a Subdomain

Typically installing WordPress on a subdomain is no big deal. It’s a 10 minute process at most. However, today I needed to install it for a client’s test site and it would throw a Error 310 (net::ERR_TOO_MANY_REDIRECTS) — “This webpage has a redirect loop” or “The page isn’t redirecting properly” as soon as I pressed the “Install” button.

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Posted on February 13th, 2014

Connecting to Another MySQL Database With WordPress

MySQL & WordPressA recent project required that I access data from a separate database, in a custom WordPress page template. The data also needed to be retrieved before the opening <html> tag. By opening another database connection here, WordPress threw a fit, and failed to load the page’s menus. After hours to troubleshooting and searching for answers on countless forums, I finally found a solution…

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Posted on December 7th, 2013

IE7 No Longer Be Supported

Internet Explorer 7 (IE7)With <1% usage worldwideMCGWD will officially no longer support Internet Explorer 7. Sites will still render with IE7, but they may not display properly (look pretty) or function exactly like modern browsers do. Note, if your project does require IE7 support for some reason, please let me know up-front. I can still add support for older browsers into new projects, but you will incur extra expenses to do so.


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