Posts by: IT Support Newcastle

How to create multi-resolution favicons in Photoshop

When it comes to finishing off a web project, you can easily forget (or can’t be bothered) to create this little icon which is visible in most modern browsers’ tabs. I mentioned “or can’t be bothered” because although it’s not…

Remove dotted border around links with CSS

Another quick reminder for some CSS that I always forget about but seem to need once or twice a year… How to remove dotted border around links with CSS: a { outline: none; }

Rack rewrite remove urls trailing slash

If you’re after a solution to remove trailing slashes in URLs using Rack rewrite, read on…. Rack rewrite remove URLs trailing slash so Google and other Search Engine don’t consider www.domain.com/page and www.domain.com/page/ as being 2 different pages with duplicate…

301 redirect all non-www to www using rack rewrite

It took me quite a while to find a way to 301 redirect all my non-www urls to www urls. So I decided to create another quick reminder in case I need this code again in the future… But firstly,…

Best SEO tip

The best SEO tip we’ve ever been given was to install a plugin called Yoast SEO plugin for websites running on wordpress. We’re not the best at SEO here in the office as we focus mainly on IT Support. But…

Startup Postgres on Mac

For some reason I always seem to encounter issues when restarting my mac to have Postgres starting up automatically. Sometimes it works fine and sometimes I have to start it up myself manually. And because I don’t know the code…


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