Posts by Michael Davis

5 Top How To’s at WP Learning Lab

WP Learning Lab is a great website for well written tutorials and how to’s on a variety of interesting and sometimes very necessary WordPress tasks. Up your WP knowledge with the WP Learning Lab and here’s a few of my favorite How To’s from their site to get you started. They are not paying for…

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Security Vulnerability: Update WPML Immediately

Security Vulnerability Update: WPML Plugin We have just received an urgent security vulnerability announcement regarding the popular WPML plugin. WPML is the industry standard for multi-lingual WordPress sites. While there were several vulnerabilities discovered and addressed in the latest update, the most serious of them is an SQL injection problem that allows anyone to read…

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Formidable Forms: Hide Form Based on User Capability

Have you ever wanted a little more control over who can access your Formidable forms than just the user level settings? Here’s a very quick and simple PHP function to hide your Formidable forms from any user who does not have a specific capability set. The following PHP function can be added to your theme’s…

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One-click Like/Unlike – Formidable Pro Tutorial

Here’s a Formidable Pro tutorial straight out of a real-world application that is so recent, the site I used this technique on hasn’t even gone live yet. Note: At the time I am writing this, Formidable Pro version 2.0 is still in beta testing and this project is being developed in the latest beta version…

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Revolution Slider Vulnerability Used by Malware to Infect more than 100,000 WordPress Sites

A mysterious malware, taking advantage of a Revolution Slider vulnerability, has compromised 100,000 or more sites running the WordPress content management system, turning infected sites into attack platforms that can target visitors, according to security researchers. Researchers for Sucuri have confirmed the outbreak is taking advantage of a known vulnerability in Slider Revolution, (RevSlider), a…

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