How to use a Fritz! Box 7490 as a WIFI Extender

Since fibre just recently became available in our neighbourhood I just got it installed about a month ago and has been enjoying it. The location in the house where I had the fibre box set up was in the living room as I wanted to hook it up to the gaming console. I didn’t know […]

Passed the Identity & Access Management Designer Certification (Achieved System Architect)

Just passed my last required certification which is the Identity and Access Management Designer to finally become Salesforce Certified System Architect. What a journey and accomplishment. My study method seems to be working and would like to share my methods and notes. The method : At the start of the 2nd part of thIs year(2018) […]

How to Setup Social Single Sign On in Salesforce

On this tutorial. I’ll walk through to the steps needed to setup Social Single Sign On with LinkedIn to Salesforce. Do the following Salesforce steps first then we run over next LinkedIn steps. Login to Salesforce and go to Setup and search for Auth Provider When creating an Auth Provider – you can have Salesforce […]

Notes on Provisioning Communities Users in Salesforce

I learned the different methods to provision external users in Salesforce. * You can create Customers and Partners * depending on account type you can create certain users * personaccount and contact – customers * account – partner/customer * Account owner must have a role * You can manually create contact and enable as customer […]

How To Install Let’s Encrypt SSL Certificate on Google Cloud Compute with a Bitnami Stack

So wanted to do this for some time now and got the chance to do this now as I wanted to share something new everyday. Let’s Encrypt is a free, automated and open Certificate Authority. Today I learned it was not straight forward to install. I first tried to add the ppa certbot and when […]

Share and Learn Something New Everyday – Single Sign On with Mobile SDK and Salesforce Identity

So I’m putting this post out there to motivate myself to share something everyday till 2019. Teach something that I know or have learned with regards to Salesforce development, web development or stuffs related to technology in general, big, small or  just my study notes. I’m prepping up to seat down the Identity and Access Management […]

First Architect Certification. My Tips and Takeaways from the Integration Architecture Designer Examination

I’ve been holding off taking the Architect exams until I got the Platform Devoper II done and dusted which I did last month. This is my first ever Architect certificate. I’ve set out a journey to be a Certified Technical Architect #journeyToCTA,  the pinnacle of Salesforce Certification.  I have a lined up my certification goals […]

Finally! Salesforce Platform Developer II Certification Completed

The journey to get this certificate was the longest, hardest and most cherished one for me. I had to get past several challenges professionally and emotionally. Back then it was called Advanced Developer (501). The exam is broken down into three parts. Multiple choice examination, a programming assignment, and an essay. My advanced developer journey […]

Field Service Lightning Certification Preparation and Takeaways

The Salesforce Field Service Lightning certification I feel is one of the easier certifications among the rest that I have taken so far. This June, I’ve set a goal to get two Salesforce certifications. Got one down and another to go! What helped tremendously on my learning was attending 2 day free training from Salesforce […]

How to Send Emails from WordPress on a Google Cloud Compute Instance

Google Compute Engine does not allow outbound connections on ports 25, 465 and 587. These SMTP ports are blocked by default due to abuse. For sending emails through the Google cloud compute instance Google recommends the following: Relay emails through your G suite(formerly known as Google Apps) account Relay using third party email service such […]