The Cheshire Cat Bug

The Cheshire Cat Bug

This is an interesting one that’s just come up while we were testing the new version of Search Replace DB. I’m calling it the Cheshire Cat Bug because when I found it I was using a smiling cat. Basically on my various MySQL installs if I use a three byte Unicode value for an icon like 😸 it and the… continue reading

Automatically Create 301 Redirects for Migrations

In certain cases, when you migrate WordPress content from one site to another, you have to create 301 redirects. I had a site recently where they wanted to split the blog off from the root domain and put it into a sub-folder of a multisites instance.  So we’d move the blog content (all the posts) from http://example.com to http://example.com/blogs/ After… continue reading