DataDog colourblind CSS

Fix the awful default red/green graphs and charts in Datadog. Since they’re using CSS variables (custom properties), it’s pretty easy to change the colours across the whole site.

How to see visitor’s real IP with Cloudways and Cloudflare

If you’re using Cloudflare in front of your Cloudways site, you’ll notice that all the visitors come through with the IP address of It’s easy enough to fix this. Cloudways posted a useful article about it, but it misses one critical thing – the WordPress configuration! First, head to your server configuration on Cloudways, […]

Cart doesn’t work with Flatsome, WooCommerce, and Varnish

This is a quick and easy one. If you’re using the Flatsome3 theme with WordPress and you have Varnish cache running, you’ll find the cart doesn’t work. You add an item, and the sidebar pops up but then it disappears again straight away, and the cart is empty. Turn off Varnish and problem solved… but […]

Paypal button not appearing with Braintree and WooCommerce

When trying to use Braintree with Paypal on my WooCommerce installation, I kept running into issues. Using Braintree by itself would work fine, but as soon as I enabled Paypal as well I received this following error on the checkout page. Oops, something went wrong. Please try a different payment method. The Paypal button would […]

Turn off hyphenation in InstaBuilder 2.0

I’m using version 2.1.6 as of writing this post, but it should work fine with any version. You may have noticed some weird hyphenation issues with InstaBuilder. Inside the editor it all seems to be fine, and on the finished page in Chrome it all looks fine. But in Firefox (and possibly others), all your […]

How to fix InstaBuilder 2.0 not showing titles

Out of the box, InstaBuilder 2.0 does not show a title for the root page of your site. Sub-pages seem to work correctly. This is happening for me with v2.1.6. What you’ll see in your generated web code is something like this. Notice the duplicate title tags, with the blank tag displaying first. The title you configure will […]