Setting Up the Necessary Dolphin 7 Cron Job

Hello and welcome! In today’s blog we are going to talk about the mysterious “cron job” you need to setup for your Dolphin 7 website to function properly. The Crontab is a time based scheduler that is used on most web servers to automate tasks. The tasks it automates for Dolphin are video processing, sending mass emails, and cleaning the database nightly. Not setting up this cron job (or setting it up improperly) is the #1 reason people report video uploads not working. Learn More

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A Quick Tour in Elgg 1.8 Admin Panel

Elgg 1.8 has been out for a few days now, and some users are lost with the new layout of the admin panel is this new release of Elgg. For that reason, in this article, I will give a quick tour around Elgg 1.8 admin panel.

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mojoPortal: Product Review of Form Wizard Pro

One of the most appealing aspects of using open-source software is the ability to create your own additions and extensions to the base application/framework. However, re-inventing the wheel rarely appeals to anyone, much less developers on tight timelines. That is the reason I chose to leverage the Form Wizard Pro by Joe Audette/Source Tree Solutions, an add-on module for the free mojoPortal CMS.

Installation, as usual with Joe’s “Pro” series of add-ons, went smoothly; once installed, the Form Wizard Pro is accessible from the “Edit Page” screen, just like the built-in features that come bundled with mojoPortal. Learn More

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