Tutorials

ASCII table

ASCII table with PDF download

ASCII character encoding is extensive and used across various fields for computers to draw on the binary system to represent various characters correctly. To find out which binary representation relates to which character, consult the ASCII chart. Read on to learn what you need to know about the ASCII table and how to convert numbers to ASCII characters by hand.

Install MySQL-MariaDB

Install and Use MySQL/MariaDB

Learn how to get started with the popular relational database MySQL/MariaDB. This quick start guide will cover the installation of both, and an introduction to basic MySQL/MariaDB commands.

Solve MySQL/MariaDB "Too many connections" error

Solve a MySQL/MariaDB "Too many connections" error

Learn how to solve the MySQL/MariaDB "Too many connections" error, which occurs when all available MySQL/MariaDB connections are in use. This error may occur in a script which connects to MySQL/MariaDB, or on a webpage which is generated (in whole or in part) from elements provided by a MySQL/MariaDB database.

iCloud with a custom domain

How to use iCloud with a custom email domain

The new premium subscription iCloud+ gives users the opportunity to use Apple’s popular cloud service with additional features. Among other things, the paid membership allows you to link the iCloud with your personal domain to send emails in the usual Apple environment using a personalised address. We show you how to connect iCloud and your custom domain.

WordPress: iframe

Embedding files in WordPress with iframes is as easy as 1-2-3

Embedding videos, images, maps, and calendars in WordPress can quickly eat into your available file storage. To avoid page load speeds from decreasing, you can use iframes to embed content from other platforms or websites without burdening your media library. Find out how to use WordPress iframes manually or with a plugin.

WordPress Icons

WordPress: adding icons explained simply

Using WordPress icons will not only brighten up your site, but also make it easier for readers to navigate. Icon Fonts in particular offer many advantages and there are numerous different pictograms available for every purpose. Our article explains what Icon Fonts are, how to add icons to WordPress, and where to find them.

Embed a video in WordPress

Embed a video in WordPress – here’s how it works

Video content adds the finishing touches to your WordPress site. Now more than ever before, videos are in high demand. They’re not only eye-catching but also deliver important content. In this article, we’ll discuss the various options to embed videos in WordPress and show you how WordPress video plugins work.

How to embed Google Maps

Embedding Google Maps: API or iFrame?

If you want to embed Google Maps on your website, you have two options: either you can integrate the software using a simple iFrame element and pre-determined HTML code, or you can explore Google Maps APIs, the official programming interface of the online mapping giant. We’ll take you through the benefits of embedding Google Maps and explain the differences between the two integration methods.

WordPress Google Maps

WP Google Maps: How to embed Google Maps in WordPress

You can add Google Maps on your WordPress site and all it takes is just a few easy steps. Choose between copy/pasting an embed code or using a plugin. We show how to add google maps to WordPress with and without a plugin, explain all about API keys, and review some of the best plugins available. Read on to find out more.

Scratch coding tutorial

Scratch coding: a short Scratch programming tutorial

Creating animated videos or being able to program computers remains a pipe dream for many people. The expertise required scares away most non-specialists. The platform Scratch, which enables programming without syntax and complicated codes, provides the appropriate answer. In this Scratch tutorial, you will learn what the education-oriented MIT project is about.


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