Getting Rid of WordPress Malware (.ico Backdoor Malware)

Recently major malware campaigns on WordPress were launched, infecting and exposing vulnerabilities in many popular plugins which effectively affected hundreds of thousands of WordPress sites.

In this post we talk about a malware that affects the site by injected malicious .ico files at random locations, as well as index.php files and code snippets in core WordPress files.


Show A COVID-19 / Corona Virus Update Message on your Blogger Blog

The World is in a lock-down, we are all aware of it. Due to many factors you may want to show some message on your Blogger.com blog to notify your readers about what's going on for you.


Solving "Preload key requests" point on PageSpeed for WordPress sites

Getting a good score on Google PageSpeed is important if you want to rank higher and in the process provide a better experience to your users. However with the constantly updating system of PageSpeed you have to tackle new issues. One of the recent updates now focuses on preloading key requests on your site.


A Review of the Blogger App for Android

Used and loved by millions of bloggers and content creators around the World, it is just very natural and obvious for Blogger to bring out an Android App to let its users to what they love on the go, but is it really worth the install?

Multiple Descriptions Tab for Shopify Product Pages without any Apps

It's a very common practice for e-commerce websites to have not just a single description text under your product but more than that, each part of description categorized under different tabs.


Setting up InspectorControl with Color Selection in Gutenberg | Gutenberg Series

If you have recently gotten on the bandwagon and have been trying out your hands with the Gutenberg editor and its developer interface then you may have spent good amount of time on already learn about the editor and creating your own blocks.

This tutorial however is not about creating blocks, I assume you have already created a block and now are looking to add option for the user to control color of something in your block, for e.g the background or text color.

I will write an article on creating an editable Gutenberg block from scratch using the best practices.


Redirecting HTTP to HTTPS in Magento 2 for Bitnami AWS Stack

Recently while setting up a Magento 2 store on AWS using Bitnami's Magento Stack I ran into the problem of HTTPS redirection, while visiting the site with http:// it wouldn't redirect to the https:// version, even after searching for solutions on official docs, nothing worked, however I found a simple solution that did the trick.

Add Happy New Year Message to your Blog 2018

The new year is hours away, why not celebrate the joy of the welcoming the year 2018 with the ones who visits your blog?

Let's put a smile on everyone's faces who visits your blog by wishing them a happy new year when they open your website up for the first time.


New Year, A New Beginning for StramaXon and Me

I started this blog back in the year 2011 when I was still a young enthusiast who had a craze for creating, creating just about anything that he found to be useful for people, to share what he knew and to help and connect with people.


Trouble Adding AdSense Code for Page-Level Ads? Learn how to fix it.

In order to add the Page-Level ads functionality from AdSense on your Blogger blog you are required to place a code that AdSense provides which is :

<script async src="//pagead2.googlesyndication.com/pagead/js/adsbygoogle.js"/>

Unfortunately if you have tried placing the code in your theme you may have run into this error that states:

Error parsing XML, line n, column n: Attribute name "async" associated with an element type "script" must be followed by the ' = ' character.