WordPress Continuous Maintenance

Today I’ve been presenting on Knowit Developer Summit, an internal conference, brought by developers to developers at Knowit. The talk gives you some tips on how to bring your WordPress development up a few steps when it comes to things like deployment, rollbacks, server parity etc. It also covers how we use Trellis and Bedrock […]

Get your WordPress development up and running with Bedrock and Bedrock-Ansible

Update 2015-09-08: The people behind Bedrock-Ansible(Roots.io) have done quite a work and changed Bedrock-Ansible into Trellis. It’s not just a name change, for example the project uses Ansible for deployments instead of Capistrano which I’m talking about in this tutorial. I’ll try to create an updated version of this tutorial, meanwhile don’t hesitate to ask […]

Block referrer spam in nginx

Tired of having Analytics, Pingdom and other tools cluttered with irrelevant fake traffic? I created a really simple block for you to use in your site configuration file, usually found in /etc/nginx/sites-available/yoursitename.conf. If you have any more sites just add them with the pipe character between them.