Handy Tools/Utilities

November 19, 2012

Easily split up large .SQL files for import using SQL Dump Splitter

By |2018-06-27T17:47:50+00:00November 19th, 2012|Categories: Handy Tools/Utilities, mySQL|

This is another little handy utility I've found myself using recently. If you've ever worked with phpMyAdmin you know that it often times place a restriction on the .sql file size that you wish to upload (size depends on your hosting typically). This can be a burden when you want to import a particularly large database. That [...]

February 6, 2012

Handy cross browser gradient generator

By |2018-06-27T17:47:26+00:00February 6th, 2012|Categories: Handy Tools/Utilities, Web Design|Tags: |

Thank you to Remy Korrelboom for this cross browser gradient generator: http://projects.korrelboom.com/gradient-generator *Edit - This generator appears to no longer be around, but there are plenty of other very handy ones out there like:  http://www.colorzilla.com/gradient-editor/   It works great in most browser I have tried, even IE7 looks ok.  Very handy to use if you want to add [...]

November 7, 2011

Great free website and tool for monitoring website uptime

By |2018-06-27T17:47:25+00:00November 7th, 2011|Categories: Handy Tools/Utilities, Web Hosting|

  I want to take a minute to give a quick shout out to UptimeRobot. UptimeRobot is a completely free site that allows you to monitor up to 50 websites for downtime related issues.  It polls your sites every 5 minutes, and alerts you via email if anything seems wrong. It's extremely useful, and did I [...]