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August 4, 2015

Change URLs On Your WP Engine Install

We recently switched to WP Engine which is an excellent choice for WordPress hosting. Managed hosting I believe is the best way to host a WordPress site. However it does have some quirks compared to...

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August 2, 2015

Is Apple Pay, Coin, etc. Helpful?

Are "card consolidators" like Apple Pay, Coin, etc. useful? I would say it depends on, it really depends on where you shop and if you are ok still bringing a backup card. I have been using...

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July 29, 2015

Setting Up a Jekyll Blog - Part 3

Jekyll uses a templating language named Liquid developed at Shopify. This gives you so extra abiliteis above that of plain old HTML. Such as conditionals, loops, access to variables, etc. which...

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July 25, 2015

Shortcode API You're Doing It Wrong

Few things first I am only using You're Doing It Wrong because WordPress core uses that internally so please do not take offense to it. Second for full disclosure I'm not a big fan of shortcodes in...

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July 23, 2015

WordCamp USA City Chosen

So the WordCamp USA city has been chosen Philadelphia Matt Mullenweg announced it today. I was really hoping for Chicago since it is close and I really like it up there. However Philadelphia I am...

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July 19, 2015

My 5ish Favorite Atom Plugins

So I have been migrating from using Sublime Text lately after using it exclusively for the past 3 or so years to Atom. So I figured I would document my current 5 or so favorite plugins. I am sure a...

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July 18, 2015

WPBA Thoughts and Road Map

Thank you to all who participated in the survey about WP Better Attachments Re-write. It did help to reinforce a few things I already thought. Primarialy the cropping portion probably would be best...

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July 18, 2015

WP Better Attachments v1.3.11 Released

WP Better Attachments version 1.3.11 has been relased to wordpress.org. If you have a question feel free to ask it on the support forums or open an issue on Github. You can find the list of changes...

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July 18, 2015

Check Out Ghost Inspector

I saw this cool tool the other day on Twitter Ghost Inspector which allows your to record your actions or setup by drag/drop website regression testing. I've done some work with Nightwatch.js which...

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July 17, 2015

Setting Up a Jekyll Blog - Part 2

So we are already to write our first post. To create a new post all you have to do is make a new file in the _posts directory and title it YEAR-MONTH-DAY-title.MARKUP. If you prefer to...

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