Posts Categorized: WordWatch

Millenium Technology

This is a website that I designed and developed in WordPress using photoshop and Illustrator to create the mockups and then PHP to create the interface.  This was an especially fun project because it required me to make a custom plugin in order for me to create that easy update interface that is the trademark…

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WC Boston 2017

I just got back from WordCamp Boston 2017 which was a lot of fun.  My aunt and uncle lived near the venue, so in addition to traveling and attending an interesting conference, I got to visit and stay with family. I saw many talks at the conference, but I saw a particularly good talk about…

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Development Tools

The work of any developer is going to be improved or hurt by the tools they are using.  As my grandfather used to say, “you need the right tool for the job” and I think that simple but wise statement applies to development tools as well as construction equipment.  I will take you through explain…

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WordPress 4.7

Version 4.7 of WordPress, named “Vaughan” in honor of legendary jazz vocalist Sarah “Sassy” Vaughan, was released a few hours ago for download or update in your WordPress dashboard. New features in 4.7 help you get your site set up the way you want it.  The latest version was released today along with the twentyseventeen…

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WordCamp US 2016

I just got back from WordCamp US 2016 and it was great.  The talks were cool and I learned about some new WordPress things.  I stayed with my friend Evan Herman just like I did last year for this conference and it was just as much fun.  I also got to meet a lot of big players in…

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Wordcamp Baltimore 2016

  I just went to #WCBalt (Wordcamp Baltimore) and it was awesome (as usual).  I went with my friend Evan and we learned a lot of cool stuff about the use of WordPress.  I have been to a lot of Wordcamps, some big and some small.  I expected Wordcamp Baltimore to be one of the…

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