How to Enable Short URLs for Your phpFox Website

This article will focus on enabling short urls for your phpFox website.

By default, phpFox does not use short urls. This means that your website’s url’s will have a string that looks similar to this:

http://yoursite.com/index.php?do=/user/login/

using short urls, the url will look similar to this:

http://yoursite.com/user/login/

Short urls look cleaner, and are easier for your members to use.

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Ecwid: What is it and How to Set it Up

What is Ecwid?

Ecwid (short for “e-commerce widgets”) is a shopping cart tool that works with your existing website to allow your customers to check out from your site without being redirected away from the page that they are currently on. It can be added to pages on social media networks as well. Ecwid is full of all these features and more for free! Click here to visit Ecwid!

How Does Ecwid Work? Learn More

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How to Install a Language Pack in Elgg 1.8

Using another display language for your elgg network can be a little bit difficult to do. Sometimes you can make a mistake that can break your site. For that reason in this article I will give a step by step guide on how to install a language pack in elgg 1.8

1. For the purpose of this guide, I will use the Spanish Language pack from the Elgg Community. You can find it here if you want to use it

2. After downloading the language pack, upload it to the main folder of your elgg network

3. Once the language pack is uploaded, extract it: Learn More

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