Measuring Up – Testing Your Website

Wondering how your website / page stacks up against the rest? Wondering if it is using best practices and is fast to load? PageSpeed Insights by Google is by far one of the best tools I have come across for website speed testing. Hopefully your site scores more than...
Mobile Responsive?

Mobile Responsive?

A lot of clients ask me – what does ‘responsive’ mean or what does ‘mobile responsive’ mean.   Most designers / IT people will know (so stop reading if you do!)     Simply put – responsive web pages adjust and are designed to fit...
Yikes!  20 cents / voicemail!

Yikes! 20 cents / voicemail!

Dear Phone Providers of New Zealand. How can you possibly charge the poor innocent (sometimes even unaware) cellphone user $0.20 to check their voice mail! Why why why!  Why not just charge it like a normal call, like most other major phone providers do throughout the...

Initial Thoughts on WHMCS 6.0

So downloading and installing WHMCS 6 was pretty straight forward! Dreamy me accidentally overwrote some customisations I had made that I shouldn’t have, and apart from that it was pretty easy. Not too many glitches I have come across so far. The Good: Single...

Changing the Timezone in WHMCS

Changing the timezone in WHMCS is easy!   Simply open the configuration.php file in your favourite text editor, and add: date_default_timezone_set('Pacific/Auckland'); To the bottom, where Pacific/Auckland is your timezone.   A full list of timezones can be found...