How to get your Facebook ID

These days Facebook tends not to show IDs, but rather a human readable link for your page such as https://www.facebook.com/username\companyname. However many scripts and WordPress plugins require the physical ‘ID’ which is a numerical number. You can still retrieve this number via the following tool:- https://graph.facebook.com/username Replace your ‘useranme’ with your actual Facebook username (company name, page name etc) and …

Limit Number of Words in WP e-Commerce Description and Custom Excerpts

This was an unanswered question on the WP e-Commerce blog and we needed to create a solution to it for a client project. Oddly WP e-commerce doesn’t limit the number of characters shown in ‘wpsc_the_product_description();’ out of the box and the result is that when you show product descriptions they can look untidy in length and layout. Our solution is …

Install MySQL on OS X Mavericks

If like us you want to run the wonderful WordPress on your local development server on OS X Server then, in addition to the pre-bundled Apache & PHP, you are also going to need a database – MySQL. Now you could download the latest version of the MySQL Community Server and run various commands in Terminal, but if like us …

Secret Me

Glenn worked closely with us to help us realise our vision for out new website. He developed a crisp professional platform that acts as a first point of call for many of our clients. He always made time to answer any questions we had and worked in updates and alterations that we requested. We were made to feel involved in …