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WooMinecraft – A bit of history, and a release!

It’s been a long time coming since it’s initial release 2+ years ago, but a lot has happened since then. Some time ago, my old project WooMinecraft was forked, by someone I didn’t even know ( TekkitCommando ).  Admittedly, at first I was apprehensive and very...
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DIY: Twitter Share Counts (Part 1)

From time to time, you may get clients that want share counts to be displayed on their site. There are indeed SAAS (software as a service) services out there that do this for you, but what if a third party isn’t possible? Since Twitter dropped their JSON … Read More The...
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Optimizing PHP Arrays

From time to time you, as a developer, will come across an array that you need to modify based on pre-existing conditions. Your first logical thought may be to completely re-assign the array. For instance, I just recently started a personal project using the Gridsby theme on...
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Debugging WordPress Tips and Snippets

Most developers know of the common WP_DEBUG in the config file, but some don’t know there are way more possibilities with WordPress and PHP in general. In this article, I’m going to show you some tips and tricks that I use when debugging WordPress plugins and themes. The …...
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Let’s Talk Cron

We’ve all heard about it, and we’ve all had to deal with it: Missed posts! It’s especially painful if you depend on your post content to get out on time, or worse, if you’re scheduling your posts to a social media outlet of some sort! … Continue reading » The post Let’s...
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Lesson Learned: PHP Memory Limits

If there is one thing I really love to do, it’s migrations. While the requirements for a migration vary from project to project, the purpose is generally the same: Get data from point A to point B in a reasonable amount of time, and automate … Read More The post Lesson...
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Making Developer-Friendly Themes and Plugins

As every newbie knows, when you’re starting out it’s much easier to download or purchase a theme or plugin than to make your own. However, as you grow into WordPress, you find these ‘commercial’ themes/plugins cumbersome to edit or extend. In this post, I’ll show … Read...
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Dealing with Brute Force Attacks by Yourself

In this post, I’m going to give you the tips and tricks I use on an everyday basis for handling those pesky brute force attempts by yourself on your own server. This post assumes that you know a few things about Linux systems, so excuse … Continue reading » The post Dealing...
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Handling AJAX in WordPress in Style

AJAX (Asynchronous Javascript and XML) isn’t something that should be feared by anyone. It’s insanely powerful, versatile, and can provide your users cool experiences like processing forms without page redirection, dynamically loading posts while a user scrolls the page, and much...
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