Fouad Matin
Fouad Matin is a PHP/MySQL/WordPress developer. He is currently playing around with node.js, django and data encryption. Follow him @heyfouad and his website http://fouadmat.in.
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    Plugins
    Building a WordPress Security Plugin: The BasicsSafe
    WordPress is open source, which means that everyone, including hackers with a malicious intent, can scour the source code looking for holes in its security. In this set of tutorials, we will be going through the process of creating a WordPress plugin to detect and fix any security flaws that may lie in your WordPress installation.Read More…
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    Theme Development
    Changing the Fonts of Your WordPress - Part 2: Theme IntegrationType
    WordPress continually proves itself time, time, and again that it has very few limitations, and is rapidly pushing itself to being, if not the best, but certainly the most versatile CMS available. Out of the box it is certainly not perfect, but you can change it however you want. In the previous tutorial, we went over how to add fonts to your theme via a plugin. Now, we'll integrate font options directly into the theme's options.Read More…
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    Plugins
    Changing the Fonts of Your WordPress Site - Part 1: Using a PluginType
    WordPress continually proves itself time time and again that it has very few limitations, and is rapidly pushing itself to being, if not the best, but certainly the most versatile CMS available. Out of the box it is certainly not perfect, but you can change it however you want. In this tutorial, we will go over how to change the fonts of your theme using a plugin. You can use either Google Web Fonts our your own custom fonts.Read More…
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    Security
    Backing Up WordPress With DropboxThumb
    Many of you probably already use Dropbox for your own personal/commercial uses to keep your data safe, did you know that you can even store your WordPress data inside of your Dropbox. In this video tutorial, we’ll go over how to backup your precious WordPress installation through Dropbox. Read More…
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    Security
    10 Steps to Securing Your WordPress InstallationVault
    WordPress is open source which means that everyone, including hackers with a malicious intent, can scour the source code looking for holes in its security. That is why I'm going to show you some good precautionary steps to take to protect you, your WordPress and most importantly, your users.Read More…