My name is Stefan Ashwell and when I'm not coding personal projects or painting miniatures, I'm a Web Developer at CWA in Leicester.

This blog is a place for me to write about things that require that little bit extra to solve. We all have gaps in our knowledge and every now and then I need to reach out on search engines or blogs to find an answer. Often, these answers come from multiple sources. This blog serves as a personal resource, but if it's helpful for me I'm sure it'll help others too!


Quick and Easy Maintenance Mode

Posted on 28 June 2015

When moving a website between servers it’s usually a good idea to put the website into maintenance mode, which displays a message to any visitors telling them to check back soon, and also ensures we can transfer the most up to date database and files to the new server before making the switch. Some content […]

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