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What to do when your name’s domain name is taken

By |2016-12-20T07:37:04+13:00January 26th, 2015|Blog, Business, Hacks, How To, Pura Vida MultiMedia, Web Design|

Yourname.com is owned by somebody else. Does that mean you are exiled from the internet? Of course not! This is an opportunity to get clever about how to shoehorn your name into a website URL. Here are three options: Option one - Check the other TLDs. Around the world, .com is seen as the most 'reputable' [...]

How To Change All Your Passwords After Heartbleed

By |2016-12-20T07:37:06+13:00April 9th, 2014|Blog, Hacks, How To, Productivity, Pura Vida MultiMedia|

You need passwords. For your banking, email, and social media profiles, you need passwords for every account. And Heartbleed has made every password you've ever had very, very vulnerable. What Is Heartbleed? Heartbleed is a security flaw in OpenSSL, the open-source security certificate that encrypts sensitive data. SSL (Secure Sockets Layer) is a protocol that [...]

Apostrophe and Backslash error in WordPress – it’s Magic Quotes

By |2016-12-20T07:37:22+13:00January 28th, 2013|Blog, Hacks, How To, Pura Vida MultiMedia, Web Design|

On a high quality self-marketing blog that I manage, when someone would add a comment that included an apostrophe, the apostrophe would populate on the page with a backslash behind it. From ' to /' every time. I could manually edit these in the Wordpress backend, or even use a search and replace plugin on [...]

The Amazing Life Formula

By |2016-12-20T07:37:29+13:00February 20th, 2012|Blog, Content Marketing, Entrepreneur, Hacks, Pura Vida MultiMedia|

A pet project that was years in the making, The Amazing Life Formula is an ambitious information product that combines content marketing, interactive PDF downloads, and personal development. It's no accident that my life transformed, and I run my dream business from my laptop in tropical paradise. I made this happen. By studying the masters of [...]