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Check out the video for an overview of the wordpress cron system. Here’s some background information:

Sometimes on a wordpress site you need to run a job at regular intervals. Say, for example, you store draft customer details when people are browsing your site; and you want to remove them if they haven’t completed their registration after a couple of days. Now, there is a good system in Unix OSes called cron that will do this, but it’s not always suitable… (more…)