I’m mostly logging this here for my own benefit, but if the Google gods brought your here, sweet! Just came across another fun quirk with running Xdebug, MAMP and PHPStorm together. 😅😅😅😅 I’ve talked about this combination causing me issues in the past, but this is a whole new situation that killed a couple hours […]
Ask any PHP developer and they’ll tell you Xdebug is the best thing since sliced bread. While true, it’s also one of the biggest pain in the asses to setup. I’ve probably set it up, in various incarnations, close to 10 times. There’s always something that get’s me caught up and messed up. This time […]
EDIT, May 9, 2016 I noticed that the form wouldn’t submit when not logged in, so I’ve updated the gist to include a check to see if a user is logged in. Jetpack is awesome for a lot of things. Unfortunately, one of the things that it isn’t so great for is submitting it’s contact […]
Love the WordPress Advanced Custom Fields plugin, but want a field for adding in code with syntax highlighting? Just released, a new plugin that adds a code editor field option to ACF. Download it at: https://github.com/ptasker/acf-code-field
(This is part 1 of a series on WordPress security) Online security is has been gaining alot of attention in the media recently, and with good reason. With much of our lives now taking place online, security is something that effects all of us. The recent ‘Sony Hack’ and the iCloud photo hack were just 2 […]
Just switched this blog over to a self hosted Digital Ocean VM. I was able to migrate all of my content away from WordPress.com, which was nice. Testing out some Cloudflare DNS and Nginx action. This site is going to be a playground for new tech and fun code. Stay tuned!