Andy Towler

Owner @ ZigPress

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Biography

Hi! I have been designing and developing websites since 1999, and since 2007 I have increasingly worked with the WordPress content management system, developing complete sites based on totally custom themes. I offer website design and development services via my ZigPress agency and also offer a complete WordPress website support and maintenance package called ZigCare.

I have worked with large and small clients in Malta, the UK, mainland Europe and the USA, and have also held senior roles in technology and media companies. I bring a wide range of experience to the table, and can provide professional quality solutions while remaining more flexible and quicker to respond than a larger agency. Having said that, I’m equally at home working as a subcontractor for an agency or directly with clients.

In 2013 a custom web application I developed for a leading Maltese shipping company won “Best B2B Application” at the Malta Communications Authority eBusiness Awards.

I have also created a number of free, open source WordPress plugins that are available in the WordPress plugin repository.

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Posted a reply to Not scanning, on the site WordPress.org Forums: I've now found that a WP site won't run the cron scans either, the same…

1 month ago

Posted a reply to Not scanning, on the site WordPress.org Forums: There's nothing in the PHP error log for the last two weeks. Agreed it's strange…

1 month ago

Posted a reply to Not scanning, on the site WordPress.org Forums: Yes all the places that show info about the last scans are now updated. Obviously…

1 month ago

Posted a reply to Not scanning, on the site WordPress.org Forums: Yes, both core file scanner and unrecognised file scanner appeared to work successfully when triggered…

1 month ago

Posted a reply to Not scanning, on the site WordPress.org Forums: I'm running the latest Shield (7.0.2) on CP 1.0.0 beta2. I installed and activated it…

1 month ago

Posted a reply to Not scanning, on the site WordPress.org Forums: OK, done that. The relevant crons I can see are: icwp-wpsf-core-checksum-notification - next run in…

1 month ago

Created a topic, Not scanning, on the site WordPress.org Forums: I've installed Shield on a ClassicPress site to see ho…

1 month ago

Posted a reply to Support for ClassicPress, on the site WordPress.org Forums: Thanks very much for clarifying. I'll test it on a ClassicPress install on a spare…

3 months ago

Created a topic, Localhost, on the site WordPress.org Forums: Will this plugin operate correctly if installed on a l…

3 months ago

Created a topic, Support for ClassicPress, on the site WordPress.org Forums: This looks like exactly the plugin I need for a number…

3 months ago

Posted a reply to ClassicPress Support Plan, on the site WordPress.org Forums: Interesting. I have a WP plugin which successfully changes file permissions on a Mac running…

3 months ago

Posted a reply to ClassicPress Support Plan, on the site WordPress.org Forums: I can give some input here: I tested AIOWPS on ClassicPress. I first installed ClassicPress…

3 months ago

Posted a reply to 500 error after updating to 3.3, on the site WordPress.org Forums: OK, thanks. My client has the login for the premium addons, so I'll get them…

3 months ago

Created a topic, 500 error after updating to 3.3, on the site WordPress.org Forums: I have this plugin plus some premium addons installed …

3 months ago

Posted a reply to ClassicPress support, on the site WordPress.org Forums: +1 for this. It would be great if WordFence would make an official statement about…

3 months ago

Committed [1981431] to Plugins Trac: ZigTweets - created 0.4 tag

4 months ago

Committed [1981429] to Plugins Trac: ZigTweets - committed 0.4 to trunk

4 months ago

Committed [1981420] to Plugins Trac: ZigWidgetClass - created 0.9 tag

4 months ago

Committed [1981419] to Plugins Trac: ZigWidgetClass - committed 0.9 to trunk

4 months ago

Committed [1981418] to Plugins Trac: ZigTrap - created 0.4 tag

4 months ago

Committed [1981416] to Plugins Trac: ZigTrap - committed 0.4 to trunk

4 months ago

Committed [1981415] to Plugins Trac: ZigPluginSafe - created 0.2 tag

4 months ago

Committed [1981412] to Plugins Trac: ZigPluginSafe - committed 0.2 to trunk

4 months ago

Committed [1981410] to Plugins Trac: ZigDashNote - created 0.4 tag

4 months ago

Committed [1981408] to Plugins Trac: ZigDashNote - committed 0.4 to trunk

4 months ago

Created a topic, Please support ClassicPress, on the site WordPress.org Forums: At the moment WordFence scans generate a large number …

4 months ago

Posted a reply to No classes in markup, on the site WordPress.org Forums: Thanks for the response. Perhaps your plan involves regular expressions :-)

6 months ago

Created a topic, No classes in markup, on the site WordPress.org Forums: This plugin would be much more useful if the HTML mark…

6 months ago

Created a topic, Works for me, on the site WordPress.org Forums: Does what it says on the tin. The bulk option is parti…

8 months ago

Created a topic, Inline CSS makes it useless, on the site WordPress.org Forums: See title.

1 year ago

Created a topic, Hardcoded inline CSS, on the site WordPress.org Forums: It would be good if this plugin could be coded without…

1 year ago

Posted a reply to Live Traffic problem, on the site WordPress.org Forums: I am also seeing this problem since the update. When will it be fixed?

1 year ago

Created a topic, Pro version uses mysql_query function, on the site WordPress.org Forums: I inherited a site using the PRO version of this plugi…

1 year ago

Created a topic, Excellent, on the site WordPress.org Forums: Works a treat.

1 year ago

Created a topic, Should be kept as a plugin, on the site WordPress.org Forums: I read with interest the other reviews and comments. …

1 year ago

Created a topic, Error with version 1.2, on the site WordPress.org Forums: Trying to save a 'disable heartbeat' rule gives this e…

1 year ago

Created a topic, Unnecessary Bloat, on the site WordPress.org Forums: Why doe this plugin now include the CMB2 plugin? Hundr…

1 year ago

Created a topic, Very useful, and developer helpful, on the site WordPress.org Forums: Bought the premium version so I could have multiple fi…

2 years ago

Posted a reply to Plugin folder definition, on the site WordPress.org Forums: I don't monitor these forums - support requests should be posted to the plugin's page…

2 years ago

Created a topic, Resource limits?, on the site WordPress.org Forums: I've found that this plugin seems to have a resource l…

2 years ago

Posted a reply to Stopped working after WooCommerce 3.0 update, on the site WordPress.org Forums: OK, probably a wordpress.com glitch. Thanks for the update anyway.

2 years ago

Posted a reply to Stopped working after WooCommerce 3.0 update, on the site WordPress.org Forums: Yes, that works, thanks a lot. The update didn't show in my admin plugins page…

2 years ago

Created a topic, Stopped working after WooCommerce 3.0 update, on the site WordPress.org Forums: After updating to WooCommerce 3.0, the checkbox on the…

2 years ago

Created a topic, Sub categories open closed icons, on the site WordPress.org Forums: I've found the settings for Image for subcategories [o…

2 years ago

Created a topic, Admin menu item, on the site WordPress.org Forums: Seems OK, but there's no way something this simple sho…

2 years ago

Created a topic, Pretty darned good for no money, on the site WordPress.org Forums: It takes a little while to get used to where everythin…

2 years ago

Posted a reply to 1.5.0.2 seriously broken, on the site WordPress.org Forums: 1.5.0 breaks a lot of UTF-8 characters. 1.4.9.1 is safer for now.

2 years ago

Posted a reply to 1.5.0.1 Just Crashed My Site, on the site WordPress.org Forums: Josh, if you're following this, please note 1.5.0.2 is seriously broken. We need 1.5.0.3 soon…

2 years ago

Posted a reply to 1.5.0.2 seriously broken, on the site WordPress.org Forums: Go here: https://wordpress.org/plugins/caldera-forms/developers/

2 years ago

Created a topic, 1.5.0.2 seriously broken, on the site WordPress.org Forums: 1.5.0.2 stops the page rendering after displaying the …

2 years ago

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