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Wordpress

Easily change the language of a WordPress installation

I love using WordPress for my sites as it’s very easy to install, easy to use, easy to maintain, easy to customize and easy to update. I have been struggling however with changing the language of a WordPress installation. Until I found the trick I’ll show below.

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Wordpress

How to activate my WordPress.com page

As my WordPress.com page is mentioning that it’s not activated yet,

leendert.wordpress.com has not been activated yet.

and I have not been able to find an activation link in my email history, I’m trying to have it activated by writing this specific post from my wordpress.com dashboard.

Let’s see what happens!

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Apps

[solved] Not able to send images with Whatsapp

Whatsapp is a great tool to exchange chats, images and more for free with your friends. Unfortunaly, after installing Whatsapp on my new HTC Desire C with Android 4.0, I could receive images but could not send them myself. After selecting the right image in my gallery, the message “Failed to preview image, please try again later” pops up.

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Services

HD TV abonnementen juni 2012

De consumentenbond heeft in haar consumentengids van juni 2012 een onderzoek gepubliceerd naar storingen bij digitale tv. Ze gaat daarbij ook in op HD televisie. Ik raad iedereen die open staat voor een andere aanbieder aan om dit onderzoek te lezen. Niet alleen voor de storingen, maar ook voor een overzicht van TV abonnementen voor HD.
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Wordpress

Remove Installed by Installatron from WordPress

I maintain dozens of websites, all of them using the great WordPress package. On my own webserver, I run an installation of Installatron, which is a great tool to easily install software packages on a webhosting account. As I already paid for Installatron and I’m very keen on my SEO, I don’t want to have the Installatron Branding, which includes an outgoing link, on every page of every WordPress site I run. So here’s how to remove it.

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Services

Ziggo gaat standaard meer HD zenders bieden

Ziggo gaat zijn tv-aanbod vereenvoudigen tot drie pakketten. In het basispakket worden zonder meerkosten oa de RTL- en SBS-zenders in HD ondergebracht.  Het aantal analoge zenders op de kabel gaat terug naar vijfentwintig.
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ICT

Secure webmail using HTTPS

When logging in to webmail you’re sending your credentials in plain text over the internet to your email provider. Think about the steps it requires your information to get there.

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Web Development

Soft 404s PHPBB

Some time ago my PHPBB forum got filled with spam. I managed to remove the spammy content but Google still knew the links to these pages. When Google came back to spider these pages, my forum didn’t manage to explain that this content was actually gone.