Education is important – Never.. Stop… Learning!!!


Life is a journey. You walk a path, you walk every day and along the way you learn valuable lessons.  In my professional life, I have never stopped learning, I always try to teach myself more things about my roles and duties and try to expand my knowledge to be of further assistance or to […]

El Trabajo Remoto y yo


Ayer me decidí escribir algo corto que resulto crecer mucho más de lo que pensé. Quería escribir sobre trabajo remoto en Nicaragua pero terminé contando mi historia, mis obstáculos y mi motivación. Decidí también probar escribir en LinkedIN Pulse para probar el reach del mismo. Fue una bonita experiencia y escribir es algo que ayuda […]

What I’ve learned about people from providing support to WordPress Users


WARNING: This is a rant. Read at your own discretion! For the past 5 years my work has been focusing on WordPress, started a web development agency, then worked for mexican integrator, then moved to the web hosting world and now, at I work at a website security company called Sucuri.net. It’s been a great […]

How websites get hacked? And WordPress meetup Managua


On May, I had the opportunity to participate on Desarrolladores WordPress Nicaragua (You can find them facebook & meetup ) monthly meetup. Both my business partner and co-founder of SenorCoders.com and myself gave talks. While I talked about How Websites get Hacked, Kharron talked about Developing a Mobile App using WordPress as the backend. My presentation […]

WordPress and admin-ajax.php


In past articles I have shared with you what I consider the Top 5 WordPress Plugins for Shared Hosting but I must admit that I forgot about this one. It  was only after assisting customers from Site5 that I remembered that I had forgotten to add this important plugin as it causes severe damage sometimes. What is the […]

Lost your WordPress Administrator password?


This happens a lot on the web hosting world: clients loose their WordPress password clients forget their Wordpress Administrator username clients setup an email and they no longer have access to it to do the password reset WordPress of the client can’t send email notifications because its being blocked by the anti spam filters. Before we start, […]

FileZilla and cPanel based servers – the issue and solution


As I have shared in past blog posts, I currently work for Site5.com and as part of my job I help customers from the over 6 million websites hosted to solve some issues.

Recently one of the most used FTP applications, FileZilla, was updated. Unfortunately this new version literally broke the ability to connect to their FTP for many users of cPanel based hosting such as Site5.com. So I am doing this post as a tutorial to try to help all those people who are facing this exact same issue with their providers and FileZilla.