Admin Life Errors, Fixes, and Encounters

10Feb/120

Move MySQL database directory

By default mysql installs itself in /var/db in freebsd. If you have a big database then this folder will quickly get filled up.
Here are the commands to move mysql from /var/db to /usr/local/mysql

cd /var/db
mv mysql /usr/local/
ln -s /usr/local/mysql mysql

cd /usr/local
chown -R mysql mysql

Then start up mysql

done.
10Feb/120

6 Steps to Effective Email Testing – Tip 2

Step 2: Form a Theory

Use your marketing experience and best-practice knowledge to determine what aspects might make a difference in achieving your objective. "I think...":

  • People might be bored with my current subject lines.
  • Placement of the specific content might drive more people to action.
  • People might not understand this offer/content and therefore will not interact.
  • My calls to action need to be stronger.

 

 

http://www.clickz.com/clickz/column/2144332/steps-effective-email-testing