Set up Virtual Hosts on macOS Big Sur 11 in Apache

Macos Apache Vhosts

Setting up Virtual Hosts in Apache on on macOS Big Sur is straight forward after you have your local Web Development environment up and running – get your web development up and running first including Apache, PHP and MySQL on macOS following this macOS Big Sur Apache/PHP/MySQL guide here if required. This guide will also…

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Adding Expires Header to htaccess

Expires Header Htaccess

Expires Headers are a set of rules or directives from a website to tell a user’s local browser to either look in its own cache for files or to request the files off the webserver, the former is better for speed of the web page load and a reduction in the webserver processing. For Apache…

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Temporarily Turn off Modsec filtering

Turn Off Modsec

You can temporarily turn off Modsec filtering by adding a code snippet rule to your .htacces file, this can be helpful if you are triggering a number of rules which are false positives or you are unable to get the rules whitelisted whilst you do your development. Add into .htaccess <IfModule mod_security.c> SecFilterEngine Off SecFilterScanPOST…

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