Synology PHP 7.3 Settings and Extensions for WordPress

Synology PHP 7.3 Settings and Extensions for WordPress

If you have WordPress installed on your Synology, surely you have wondered which of the php extensions you need to activate for it to work. Below is a short guide that explains what you need to activate. First of all, open the application called Web Station. Once opened, go to PHP settings and then EDIT. … Read moreSynology PHP 7.3 Settings and Extensions for WordPress

Difference Between WordPress.com and WordPress.org

Difference Between WordPress.com and WordPress.org

It doesn’t matter if you are an expert or not – it’s possible you may not know the difference between WordPress.com and WordPress.org. I discovered the difference between WordPress.com and WordPress.org later on and, after that, decided to use only WordPress.org because it makes me independent and free. The whole WordPress.com vs WordPress.org thing is … Read moreDifference Between WordPress.com and WordPress.org

Error Establishing a Database Connection After MariaDB 10 Update on Synology

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On May 14, 2019, Synology has released the latest stable version of MariaDB 10, which is MariaDB 10.3.11. But after updating, my wordpress website “mariushosting.com” stopped working and I got the following error message: “Error establishing a database connection”. See the error message in the screenshot below. How can you solve this problem? Easy: just … Read moreError Establishing a Database Connection After MariaDB 10 Update on Synology