Why is my site broken?

If you are a WordPress developer/freelancer, I’m pretty sure you’ve heard your client say this more than once. Unfortunately, there is no core user activity log in WordPress and no easy way to tell who broke the site by modifying that “pesky” blog settings. Of course, one could remove admin privileges on the site, but is that really a solution?

I’ve recently been contributing to a plugin called Stream to solve exactly that problem. Please try it out and give us feedback!

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Optimize your Vagrant workflow with WP-CLI SSH

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One pitfall I’ve recently encountered with Vagrant and WP-CLI was the lack of an easy way to use my local WP-CLI installation to send a command to my Vagrant box.

X-Team’s Weston Ruter first developed an incredible tool called vassh, which basically removes the pain of having to manually SSH into the Vagrant box and run the command from the project root. While vassh is really useful, it only works for Vagrant and not for remote servers.

After working closely with the WP-CLI team and refactoring multiple times, we finally came up with something called “WP-CLI SSH” which facilitates running WP-CLI commands on other servers, while invoking WP-CLI normally as if it was on your own system.

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