I am Done with Shitty Customers

I am Done with Shitty Customers
Posted by on Apr 2, 2014

The title and the quoted text below are a post idea I dictated into my phone some months ago.  I am not one to rant often online because it it mostly fruitless and provides little value. So, it never got posted. This is a post came after the worst client encounter I have ever experienced. I left the crude title because I feel it accurately reflects the raw human emotion associated in the moment, kind of like when behind the wheel. So, sorry if that offends you.

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WordPress Theme Testing Tools

WordPress Theme Testing Tools
Posted by on Mar 27, 2014

As with most frontend design/developers, my introduction into WordPress theme development had modest beginnings. It all started with modifying a theme, then another, and another and so on.  Each time I would dive deeper into the code as I grew more and more familiar with WordPress theme development.  Needless to say, I ran across many different approaches to theme development which was good and bad for different reasons.

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15 jQuery Loader, Progress Bar and Content Animations

15 jQuery Loader, Progress Bar and Content Animations
Posted by on Jan 14, 2014

A jQuery loader or jQuery progress bar may seem trivial.  However it can be more important than you think, especially if your site takes a long time to load.  A jQuery loader can let your users know that something good is coming.  Take care though, because with more anticipation comes greater expectation.

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15 Free Icon Fonts

15 Free Icon Fonts
Posted by on Dec 17, 2013

Icon fonts are down right amazing. Why? Because you can change the color, opacity, size, background shadow, gradients and more without opening a single file in Photoshop.

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Dynamic WordPress Content With Dynamic Widgets

Dynamic WordPress Content With Dynamic Widgets
Posted by on Dec 12, 2013

So, the other day I was in the early stages of coding a client’s WordPress theme with conditional elements for widget areas.  The theme would display various content based on conditions like authenticated users, the front page, etc.  This particular client works time and materials, yeah for me, so time is money to them.  While considering the various ways to approach handling this it occurred to me that someone may have a widget for this.  

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