How to Redirect Your Elgg Site from to

There has been a lot of discussion on how to safely redirect an Elgg address when the “www” part of the url is omitted.  There is a lot of documentation on how to do this directly in the .htaccess file. However, any wrong modification could hurt your Elgg site and make it unaccessible. In this article, I will give you step by step guide on how to  redirect your Elgg site from to

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Basic & essential security tips when handling forms in PHP


I am writing this post as I recently had a security hole in one of my scripts, which, fortunately, nothing bad happened. There are basic things you must always add to your PHP code when handling forms. I will tell you some very essentials that can’t be ignored to avoid SQL Injection attacks.

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How to Create Virtual Directories in WebSitePanel

Applied on : WebSitePanel (Windows) Hosting

A virtual directory is a friendly name, or alias, for a physical directory on your server that does not reside in the home directory. For example, if you create a virtual directory called “images” from a folder anywhere on your server, the contents of that folder will appear at even though they are not physically located in the images/ subfolder of your web site’s root folder.

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