Team blog

The latest news, thoughts and ideas from the team

Backend dev tutorials, design theory, business ideas, general thoughts or just posts about daily life, from all of the team here at interconnect/it.

This is an interesting one that’s just come up while we were testing the new version of Search Replace DB and I’m calling it the Cheshire Cat Bug…

As we get towards the end of the year, it’s time to reflect a little on what went by, but more importantly, to look at what’s coming.

We’re on the look-out for a new member of administration staff to replace me (Laurie) as I take my maternity leave.

We’re proud to announce the winners of our WordCamp London 2013 code challenge!

There’s a bit of a problem with previewing posts in WordPress. Here’s a code snippet you can use in your plugins or themes to get around the problem.

The University of Nottingham operates a large number of blogs in a single WordPress install that we manage, along with a number of other WordPress based sites. Here we describe what we do for the organisation.

Yesterday marked the tenth anniversary of WordPress’s first release on May 27th, 2003 – a happy creation that led to a lot of new blogs, businesses and services.

We sponsor and support Creative Process, a small, but friendly and fun evening that’s held at Elevator Bar in Liverpool. The Liverpool web and creative industry were out in force at last night’s event.

In certain cases, when you migrate WordPress content from one site to another, you have to create 301 redirects. Here are some thoughts from a recent site migration…

We recently attended Designival; a one day creative and design event featuring workshops, lectures and pop-up shops. Here’s our write-up from the day.

We’ve recently released several updates to the Spots, Spectacu.la Discussion & Auditor plugins, v1.1.3, v2.2.1 & v1.4.3 respectively. Full details here.

Migrations from WordPress.com used to be pretty trivial. But just recently we’ve bumped into an issue that makes it impossible to do it right. Hopefully we’ll find a solution to this very soon.