WordPress – Changing Site URL and Home Settings

Posted at December 23, 2016 at 12:20 pm by Jithin

In this tutorial we can check how to change WordPress Site URL and Home settings. WordPress is a free and open-source content management system(CMS) based on PHP and MySQL. WordPress keeps track of itself via WordPress address and site address settings. If you change the location of WordPress installation or migrate your WordPress website, you need to change the URL of your WordPress website. It is a common practice to develop the new version of your WordPress website in a subfolder and move    [...]

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What is IP Canonicalization and URL Canonicalization.

Posted at November 11, 2016 at 1:05 pm by Jithin

Canonicalization is the process of selecting the appropriate website URL if many options exists. For example, if there are various options available for a website example.com such as www.example.com example.com example.com/index.php www.example.com/index.html   Here the browser loads the suitable URL and this process is called Canonicalization.   When should you use Canonicalization? 1) Same content has different URL. 2) Different categories and tags result in   [...]

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About WordPress Nonces

Posted at October 28, 2016 at 4:21 pm by Jithin

The main objective of the WordPress nonces is to protect the website URLS from malicious or any other malpractices. This is actually a combination of numbers and letters which is not easy to understand. However, the WordPress nonces has a limited time of validity, after which it expires. As soon as the nonce expires it will generate for a given user in a given circumstance. Once the nonce are assigned for a particular user it won't change until the life cycle of the nonce is completed. The WordP   [...]

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What is Session Hijacking and how to prevent it?

Posted at October 14, 2016 at 4:00 pm by Jithin

What is Session Hijacking? The session hijacking is a type of web attack. It works based on the principle of computer sessions. The attack takes advantage of the active sessions. To know this in detail, we need to know what is a session. Let's see what is a session and how the session works first.   What is a session? The session refers to certain time period that communication of two computer systems or two parts of a single system takes place. When one logins to a password protect   [...]

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Introduction to Java Servlet

Posted at September 8, 2016 at 6:20 pm by Jithin

What is Servlet? A Servlet can be simply defined as a program that extends the capabilities of a server. Usually the Servlet is in java and can respond to web requests. The Servlets implement applications hosted on web servers. In such cases, these Servlets are the counterpart to other technologies used to implement dynamic web contents such as ASP.NET and PHP.   Introduction to JAVA Java is a programming language and computing platform. It was first released by the Sun Microsystems   [...]

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How to do URL Masking?

Posted at August 4, 2016 at 3:03 pm by Jithin

URL masking mean that you would like to hide the actual path of the website file. In order to do that, you may always use frame tag. It also means that the visitors to the domain name will be forwarded to your destination website, however the URL in their browser address bar will remain the same. The URL masking is also known as Stealth Redirection or URL Hiding. This will ensure that your visitors see the original domain name and not the destination URL. For example, you would like your main   [...]

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