Author: Laurel Creative

Professional and affordable website design. Based in King's Lynn, Norfolk.

Stuttering bluetooth speakers on Apple Mac?

After upgrading to El Capitan we would found that our lovely Wharfedale bluetooth speakers started stuttering after working with no issues on Mountain Lion. Apparently it’s an issue with the BluetoothAudioAgent. Typing the following command defaults write com.apple.BluetoothAudioAgent “Apple Bitpool Min (editable)” -int 40 into Terminal seems to have fixed the problem!

Outlook for Mac 2011 not working or hanging after upgrading to El Capitan?

When you upgrade to El Capitan you may find that Outlook for Mac 2011 crashes when trying to sync with a server. There are lots of posts out there saying that you need to downgrade to Yosemite to get it working again but we found a patch from Microsoft – Microsoft Office for Mac 2011…
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How to personalise the discount message Woocommerce cart

Want to personalise the discount code on the checkout page of Woocommerce? Simply download cart.php via FTP from plugins/woocommerce/templates/cart and look for <?php esc_attr_e( ‘Coupon code’, ‘woocommerce’ ); ?> within line 128. The words ‘Coupon code’ can be changed to whatever you want them to be.

Great tool for creating a favicon

We recommend using this favicon generator at Dynamic Drive.

How to deal with spam WordPress comments

Try the Anti-Spam plugin. No need for captchas – they say “just install it and it just works”. We also recommend subscribing to Akismet which comes ready installed with all WordPress sites.

How to customise the footer Genesis Child Themes

No need to install any special plugins – this is easily done by adding the following snippet to the functions.php file in your child theme: add_filter(‘genesis_footer_creds_text’, ‘sp_footer_creds_filter’); function sp_footer_creds_filter( $creds ) { $creds = ‘[footer_copyright] &middot; My Custom Link &middot; Built on the Genesis Framework’; return $creds; } This can be copied by visiting https://gist.githubusercontent.com/studiopress/5700192/raw/74883d601cffd925ffbc0194f9e58d1016dd6e84/credits-2.php…
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