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How to increase Max Input Vars on GoDaddy shared hosting account

When setup some of the WordPress themes, you may see Maximum Input Vars notification. It asks you to increase Max Input Vars in your host to be able to use the theme. After searching for help, you may find several options. But in my case for a WordPress installation on GoDaddy shared hosting account, only one works.

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BackWPup: SSL3_GET_SERVER_CERTIFICATE: certificate verify failed

I backup database daily, and send multiple copies to different locations. One is my Amazon S3 bucket for backups. If backup task failed, a notification email will be sent to me. And I am getting notification email of this sort recently, constantly from one website. One time isolated failure can be ignored for temporary cause (bad connection for example), not continuous failures.

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Fatal error: Call-time pass-by-reference has been removed

Recently, I have few WordPress websites run into White Screen of Death (WSOD) without doing anything by either client or me. The error message can only be observed once WordPress is set to Debug mode. (Change WP_DEBUG to True in wp-config.php).

Fatal error: Call-time pass-by-reference has been removed in /path-to-file/filename.php on line #.

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Warning: copy() [function.copy]: URL file-access is disabled in the server configuration

 A Page Flip Book Lite is a free flipbook plugin for WordPress. It can create and manage flipbooks (only one from free version), and bring either jQuery or Flash based 3D animated flipbook to your website. It is not the perfect flipbook solution, but certainly the most easy and cheap way to start.

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Troubleshooting: W3 Total Cache Mess Up with WordPress Navigation Menu

Most of us will install a caching plugin in WordPress for performance improvement. I do so on most websites when clients ask for a quick speed tuning. There are quite a few good FREE caching plugins available, and they are all doing a decent work. But sometime, you have to realized that, it may bring negative impact on your website. This time, it is W3TC – W3 Total Cache.

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S2Member Causes Internal Server Error

S2Member is my favorite membership plugin for WordPress. I have spent quite some time digging this plugin, and been able to tailor some of its features to meet my clients’ requirement. I’ve done quite a few S2Member installations without any headache until just now.

I got the INTERNAL SERVER ERROR.

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Failed to Log into Admin Panel after Upgrading to WordPress 3.5.2

Be very cautious on clicking the “Upgrade to 3.5.2” button on your WordPress website. I have 10 successful upgrades, but 8 failures. It is not a disaster, because it is easy to fix.

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500 Server Error or White Screen of Death

If you are a WordPress developer, chances are, you will get this annoying problem from time to time. Don’t be panic, there are ways to get you out of trouble. You just need to know the root of the problem, then apply the solution. Here are few tricks to help you quickly locate the problem.

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404 Page error on WordPress Pagination in Custom Post Type

I have been dealing with this 404 page error on custom post type for few days. Like all of you who are reading this post and trying to get answer, I’ve been through dozen of solutions, but none of them really work for me.

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