WordPress Events You Should Attend

My involvement in the WordPress community has been rapidly expanding since late 2015. After attending three WordCamps and two Meetups, I can confidently say that I’ve found a supportive and knowledgeable group that can and will hold me accountable for my goals – both professional and personal. If you are […]

WordPress Stack Exchange

This year I have been focusing a lot more effort on helping others on WordPress Stack Exchange, Codementor, and whatever one-on-one opportunities come my way. Lately I’ve been reflecting on my accomplishments so far this year and wanted to share some of the milestones I’ve reached. Got Selected as “Best […]

10 Things That Require Zero Talent

I found this list on LinkedIn somewhere, and adapted it a little. None of these things on this list require talent or education, but all of them will improve your work and relationships. Punctuality Good Work Ethic Showing Compassion Body Language Energy & Spirit Positive Attitude Humility Being Coachable Going […]

Getting In-Depth With Media Queries

Why min-width instead of max-width? Let’s say you designed your site when the iPhone 5 was first released. You used max-width: 320px for your iPhone/mobile style. Months later, the iPhone 6 is released and now your CSS needs updated to have another max-width media query, or else the iPhone 6 […]

Changing From mysql_ Functions to mysqli_

Creating a Connection Creating and closing a connection are exactly the same using mysqli_: // Creating a Connection with mysql_connect() $conn = mysql_connect($servername, $username, $password); // Do stuff with database here. // Close the Connection mysql_close($conn); //////////////////////////////////// // Creating a Connection with mysqli_connect() $conn = mysqli_connect($servername, $username, $password); // Do […]