Author: Benjamin Allen

Using MaxMind GeoLite2 with PHP 7

Using MaxMind GeoLite2 with PHP 7

We recently implemented a basic geo-restriction for a client, based on the freely available MaxMind GeoLite2 database, and hopefully this document will help those with a similar requirement in future. We made use of...

Deploying Magento 2 for Performance

Deploying Magento 2 for Performance

We’re preparing for another client launch here at Somecrazy, and building a platform to host Magento 2 on AWS. With huge performance gains over Magento 1.x have you considered an upgrade? We can advise...

Another Client Launch

Another Client Launch

Coming up in four weeks time is the major launch of one of our client’s latest projects, designed by experts to analyse and ultimately improve your mental wellbeing and state of mind. Karmaconcinnity is an all digital...

Manage Multiple WordPress Installations

Manage Multiple WordPress Installations

Dealing with multiple installations of WordPress can be a real pain, but we use a fantastic free tool called MainWP. As well as centralised user management, great for tracking admin users and managing staff...

Busy With Magento

Busy With Magento

What a packed second half of the year for us at Somecrazy! In no time at all 2017 is almost upon us, with a whole list of exciting new projects to look forward to, including...

Upgrade to PHP 7.0

Upgrade to PHP 7.0

We’re please to announce all our servers are now fully updated to PHP 7.0, bringing a raft of new features and, more importantly for our hosted clients, major performance boosts. Already we have noticed load across our machines...

IT & Web Recruitment

IT & Web Recruitment

If you need advice during the recruitment process we’re here to help. With a wide range of experience in the sector, and a unique position with no conflict of interest in any potential recruit’s success, we’re...

Migrating to Magento

Migrating to Magento

We’re pleased to announce a new project beginning in March, involving the migration of a major online retailer from a .NET platform to Magento. Starting with feasibility right through to development and delivery, our...

Worried About DDoS Attacks?

Worried About DDoS Attacks?

DDoS: Website-crippling cyber-attacks to rise in 2016 (BBC News) As you can imagine as more of our services go online, more of our criminals will refocus their efforts online too. If you’re worried about cyber-attacks just...

UK Hosting With Digital Ocean

UK Hosting With Digital Ocean

We manage a cluster of Linux servers with two providers, Digital Ocean and Rackspace, within a variety of markets. We pride ourselves on our proactive approach to security and stability, and have received numerous recommendations from clients....