Tutorials

From simple tutorials to comprehensive guides and case studies, our tutorials cover every WordPress topic. You can always contact us for a specific topic as well.

Video: How to add a new project

July 14th, 2017

I this video tutorial I’m going to show you how to install a new site using the new version of PilotKit.

Unbelievably new features coming your way

June 3rd, 2017

Coming Soon on PilotKit It has been a while since our last official newsletter. A lot has happened to PilotKit and we are super thrilled to tell you about it. When we created PilotKit we had only developers in mind so we built our product around that idea, but with time we understood PilotKit could […]

Introducing Journey – PSD Multipurpose Template

May 1st, 2017

Journey is accurately designed for Bloggers, Writers, Companies, Coming Soon pages, Portfolios, and much more. Each template is very simple, professional, easy to code and edit with your Photoshop skills. Each section is organized in layer folders and properly named with the title of the section. What’s included: 7 Fully Layered Adobe Photoshop .PSD files […]

When PilotKit updates fail and how to fix them

April 22nd, 2017

In order for PilotKit to work without issues sometimes you will need to reset its permissions. This might be caused by a new OS update or a system change, but changing and fixing the permissions for PilotKit is very easy and straightforward. Instructions and Guide Watch the tutorial (video) What can wrong permissions do?  Prevent new […]

PilotKit 3.0.4 Update

April 19th, 2017

Thanks for using PilotKit, we have dust-off some corners and now PilotKit is full of shine. This release enhances functionality and performance of your PilotKit services. Download today and enjoy a better PilotKit experience.

How to change the APACHE user and group

March 28th, 2017

You can change the user and group the Apache process runs as from the default _www on your OSX machine which normally comes with limited permission and with no shell access. If you open Activity Monitor Application, and search for “httpd”, you will see apache is running under _www, in my case is running under […]

Mac OS is displaying Access Forbidden on my site

March 24th, 2017

Forbidden 403, You don’t have permission to access / on this server. This issue can be caused by several things, such as wrong permissions or missing configurations on your httpd file. Open your terminal and copy and paste the following (enter your computer password when promoted): View the code on Gist. Then open the following […]

How to reset MySQL Password in Mac OS

March 24th, 2017

1.  Stop the mysqld server.  Typically this can be done by from ‘System Preferences’ > MySQL > ‘Stop MySQL Server’ 2.  Start the server in safe mode with privilege bypass From a terminal: Type the following: View the code on Gist. 3.  In a new terminal window: Type the following, line by line: View the […]