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Ask a #webdev: Can I build a multilingual site with WordPress?

A teacher friend of mine sent me the following question: One of my students wanted me to ask you a question – He wondered if you could make…

Contentful: a developer-friendly, API-first CMS

Contentful is a “headless” CMS. In other words, it’s a content management system with no display layer. They worry about building a backend that your content creators can…

restdb.io – The Plug And Play Database Service

restdb.io is a “plug-and-play” database service. Use their service to build your database, add your data via their system’s GUI or API, and query your data for use…

CMS.js – Javascript CMS

CMS.js is a light-weight Javascript site generator that is super-easy to setup. I can see it being great for a one page website or a simple blog. CMS.js…

Links of Interest: Serving WordPress

I’ve been developing WordPress-powered websites since 2008. When I started, I was dependent on my web host for my server builds. Over the years, I’ve become proficient in building…

Theme cards, for the love of free themes and templates

Handy reference next time you’re hunting for a nice looking free theme: Theme.cards. Explore the best free themes. VOTE UP & COLLECT YOUR FAVORITES. THEME.CARDS IS A CURATION…

Make Your Site Faster with Async and Deferred JavaScript: Introducing script_loader_tag – WPShout

Learn how to speed up your WordPress page loads by using the script_loader_tag filter. WPShout explains how. Today I’m going to discuss a new, and very nice, site…

CLI Tips: Working with Images

Of all the tools I’ve added to my #webdev toolbelt during the last five years, gaining skill with the command line interface (CLI) is at the top of my list. With…

Paperback WordPress Theme – Array

I love the attention to detail and typography found in Array’s new WordPress theme: Paperback. Paperback is a magazine-style theme that empowers you to quickly and easily create…

Gridifier.io – Async responsive HTML grids

Gridifier is a javascript library for creating responsive grid layouts. It’s built with vanilla javascript, requiring no external libraries. You can use it to build vertical and horizontal…

Recent Work: GoingPlacesSpeech.com

GoingPlacesSpeech.com is a nice little one-page scroller that I designed for my client Melissa Land. Earlier this year Melissa started her own speech pathology practice, and she came to…

Links of Interest – IBM goes Mac, Chrome Devtools Tips, and WordPress Stuff

I’ve had my head down lately as I’ve closed on several long running projects. Now that I have some breathing room, I thought I’d share another round of…

restpack – RESTful utilities as a service

Restpack’s collection of RESTful utilities could be a big help on your next coding project. They provide a growing collection of microservices ready for easy inclusion in your…

Knoxville Marriage Initiative Website

Today I’m proud to announce the launch of the Knoxville Marriage Initiative (KMI) website. The Knoxville Marriage Initiative is a partnership of community organizations and churches in the…

Recent Work – Consumer ASICs Pages

My posts here have been in short supply due to a heavy workload in recent weeks. One project I’ve been working on is a set of pages promoting…

What Goes Where: Making Sense of Meteor’s Client/Server Split – Discover Meteor

Sacha Greif helps us understand Meteor’s Client/Server split. One of Meteor’s biggest selling point[s] is the way it blurs the line between client and server. With Meteor, these…

Sitecake – a flat-file CMS

Sitecake is a flat-file CMS for building HTML websites. I’ve tried out their demo, and it may be just the solution I’m looking for with regards to a…

StackShare

StackShare is a site for learning about the technologies that power all your favorite sites on the web. For example, via StackShare, I learned that the following comprises…

wwwhere – tools and resources for #webdev

wwwhere.io appears to be a goldmine of links to #webdev design resources. Their link categories include Architecture, Blogs and News, Coding, Inspiration, UX, and more. wwwhere is a…