Backing up Your Textpattern Database Remotely

If you’ve been following my previous posts on Textpattern CMS, you should now know what to do to install it on Arvixe hosting. Before we delve into creating and managing content, this is the perfect time for me to show you how to backup your Textpattern database. The database contains content (articles, links, comments), organisational scaffolding (sections, tags, categories), presentational markup (pages, forms and styles) plus some settings and other things. In short: it’s important you back up this database. Learn More

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Manually Ordered Blog Articles

Suppose you want to display the documents in your Articles blog in a certain order on the blog’s home page or in a menu. Maybe you also want to periodically change that order manually.

If you want to order regular Resources displayed with a Wayfinder menu or a getResources tag, you can drag them in the tree to the order you want and tell the snippet to order them by menuindex. Learn More

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Arvixe 2013 Spooky Halloween Special!

Arvixe 2013 Spooky Halloween Special

Halloween is just around the corner! What is your costume going to be? If you’re not sure yet, that’s fine because we’re positive that you’ll come up with something clever and unique. Despite not knowing (or knowing) what your costume may be, we wanted to make you aware of the Arvixe 2013 Spooky Halloween Special. To take advantage of the Spooky Halloween Web Hosting Special you’ll need to use the coupon SPOOKY2013 during checkout to receive a 25% discount on your hosting order. For first time Arvixe customers, you’ll also get to choose your free domain! Learn More

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