Introducing Kasa Media

May 2, 2018

As part of the process towards building my bus, I put a significant amount of energy into figuring out how to best handle media while on the road.

Adding Custom Meta Fields To Taxonomies

January 20, 2016

There are numerous plugins available that add custom meta fields to posts, pages, and the like. Equally diverse are the tutorials walking developers through how to do so. The one thing that isn’t commonly taught, however, is how to add custom meta fields to taxonomies.

Introducing Pop!_Planet

November 4, 2018

A while back, I started trying to get more involved with the Linux community again. Back in the day, I was a developer for Arch …

Widget Interactive relaunched!

June 5, 2018

I’ve finally finished redesigning the Widget Interactive website!

Conditional Widget Plugins – Part 2

May 22, 2016

A while back, I made a post about conditional widget plugins. After reviewing several, I concluded that the best options were Display Widgets and the commercial Widget Ninja. Well, since then I have discovered another option that wasn’t reviewed in the original post and it has, by far, eclipsed every possible plugin from the original post.

Let’s Talk About Addons

February 24, 2015

Addons are confusing. Particularly if you’re working with multiple different platforms. In the WordPress world, we call them plugins. Drupal calls them modules, Joomla and Magento call them extensions… the list goes on.

Email Clients In Review

January 5, 2014

Those of you who know me are probably aware that I’ve got lot of things on my plate. As such, email is a relatively important part of my life.

Editor Wars

November 1, 2015

In the world of development, the choice of editors is usually a very personal decision. Some people are minimalists, and some prefer full-fledged IDEs. Some people insist on advanced syntax highlighting, and some prefer good, old-fashioned black on white (or white on black). Not to mention the restrictions that a users’ operating system place on the choice.

Bad Code Happens

October 24, 2013

Every developer knows that sometimes bad code finds its way into even the best products. It doesn’t matter how or why; sometimes it just happens. Lack of sleep, lack of knowledge or plain old laziness are often contributing factors (mostly lack of sleep in my case); but every once in a while I stumble across a block of code that goes above and beyond the occasional poorly coded function.

Just What Is .htaccess?

February 21, 2015

If you’ve ever spent any real time working with WordPress, there’s a fairly good chance you’ve run across a strange file in the root (or topmost) directory. Whereas the vast majority of the files comprising the WordPress hierarchy consist of a filename and an extension, such as the crucial wp-config.php, one single file seem a bit out of place. That file is the aptly-named .htaccess file. So just what is the .htaccess file?