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How WordPress Taught Me To Be a Better Developer – HeroPress

There’s a reason why WordPress has a greater than 25% market share among web content management systems, and it’s not because its codebase adheres to the latest development…

LEAN Ecosystem – WP + AngularJS

Let’s say you’re a WordPress developer feeling left behind by everyone else moving to modern javascript frameworks and tools. The LEAN Ecosystem just might be what you’re looking…

Spina – Open source Ruby on Rails CMS

Spina CMS is built with¬†Ruby on Rails. It has such a beautiful backend I may have to spin up my own Rails server to check it out. Spina…

Links of Interest – WordPress Roundup

I’ve had¬†many WordPress related links collecting dust in my queue. It’s time to round them up and share them with you: WordExpress¬†– an implementation of WordPress using Node,…

Google Sheet + Sheetrock.js = Upcoming Events Table

Once of my first projects this year was a refresh of the Love Worth Fighting For Marriage Event website. Notable in this build was our move away from…

Pagevamp – create a website from your Facebook page

Pagevamp is a new product that lets you create your own website from your Facebook page. Have a Facebook Page and looking to make a website? Pagevamp is…

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‚Äôm 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…