I recently soft-launched my leenk.me web app. leenk.me is a subscription based service that allows people to automatically post to Twitter and Facebook (more coming) whenever they post new content to their WordPress websites. I set the pricing as cheaply as I could, 99 cents every quarter for the basic account, and 2.99$ every quarter[Continue Reading...]
I’ve been working on a pretty complicated WordPress Multi-Site project for the College of Education at UGA. One of their sites will be controlling the master calendar for the main website. We wanted to display the calendar from the sub-site. One the main site of the page (an possibly on other sub-sites). Generally speaking, in[Continue Reading...]
Some of the good folks over at The Complete Website nominated me as their favorite SysAdmin for ThinkGeek’s Favorite SysAdmin contest and I made the top 10! The contest ends tomorrow, so if you get a chance today, I’d appreciate it if you voted for me. The winners will be announced tomorrow. Thanks again!
Usually I’d just call the wp_tag_cloud() function manually from a WordPress theme file, but I have a client who wants to use the Tag Cloud Widget on their site. The tag cloud widget has been in WordPress since WP 2.3. Unfortunately, it isn’t the easiest widget to use because you can’t customize it from the[Continue Reading...]
I follow a very talented designer on Twitter named Ian Leino. A few weeks ago he tweeted about a contest he was putting on to win one of his latest t-shirt designs called “Choose Your Weapon”. As with so many people, video games have been a major contributing medium of my cultural education since as[Continue Reading...]
I’m working on a project, that requires people to add excerpt text in a page. By default excerpts are not enabled in WordPress for pages but there is a simple function you can add to your functions.php file to enable Page Excerpts. Locate you functions.php file in your theme’s directory and add this line of[Continue Reading...]
This great short video by Jim Zangmeister asks the question – Is God Good?
As many of you know, we have a pretty large Black Widow population around our neighborhood. I was calling the dogs in today and happened upon a mother making an egg sac. Shortly after I killed it and its new family. Not all creatures are created equal in my eyes. I also found another Black[Continue Reading...]
I turned to Google to figure out the semantic difference between the words deauthorize and unauthorize. Google assumed I meant to search for “authorize vs. authorize” which makes plenty of sense. So, are there any English majors out there who can differentiate these for me? I’ve seen deauthorize often in the technology world. For instance,[Continue Reading...]