Viral Videos: Samsung Galaxy S5 & Kissing

Viral Videos: Samsung Galaxy S5 & Kissing

Welcome along to my weekly round up of the top two most viral videos of the week that has just dropped us off on this fine Friday! This week one is an ad and one is not. Grab yourself a mug of scald and put your feet up for 5 minutes. The weekend has almost arrived....
Developing and Managing WordPress Content

Developing and Managing WordPress Content

At the February WordPress Sydney central meetup Dan Radigan @danradigan, self confessed Agile content geek at Atlassian’s San Francisco office, gave a talk on how to optimise content in your WordPress blog,  gaining a better reach to your...
WordFence Monitors Realtime WordPress Attacks

WordFence Monitors Realtime WordPress Attacks

Great news.  WordFence, the makers of the WordPress security firewall plugin of the same name, have launched a real-time view of attacks blocked by their software. It’s quite mesmerising watching all the connections bounce over the world map but you have to...
Weekly Viral Videos: Love & Valentines

Weekly Viral Videos: Love & Valentines

It’s been a while but I’m happy to announce the return of the weekly viral video post – a little 5 to 6 minute break on a Friday to get you read for your weekend. So without further ado, this weeks most viral video’s are not surprisingly all about love, given that...
Will My Website Break If I Update WordPress?

Will My Website Break If I Update WordPress?

I’m subscribed to and respond in a fair few number of WordPress groups and forums such as the WordPress Developers and WordPress Experts groups on LinkedIn. Do you know what one of the most commonly asked questions is? “Will my site break if I update to WordPress...
10 Traffic Attracting Tweaks For Your Website

10 Traffic Attracting Tweaks For Your Website

Sometimes it seems like the contact page on your website has stopped working. Some weeks nobody comments on your blog posts or even calls your business at all! It’s probably not a case that you made a bad decision when you chose a web designer, or that they did a bad...
WordPress 3.9 Gets April Release Date

WordPress 3.9 Gets April Release Date

WordPress 3.9 has been given a release date of April 15th (tax day in the US). And there’s a lot to do before the release which was the focus of this weeks WordPress core dev meeting on Freenode. If you’re a WordPress developer and haven’t queued into one of...
CSS Hacks for Targeting IE 10 and Above

CSS Hacks for Targeting IE 10 and Above

I previously wrote a post showing how to target specific Internet Explorer (IE) versions using CSS hacks. So when I came across an CSS rendering issue for a client site which only seemed to happen in IE 10/11 (really!) I thought I’d skip back and see if those hacks...
Installing and Using Grunt

Installing and Using Grunt

If you read my previous article How Grunt Saved My Life and are interesting in using Grunt on your next project, here’s a quick post on installing and using Grunt on a Windows 7 based machine. Install Node JS As Grunt runs on the Node JS framework, you need to install...
WordPress Plugin Repository Checks For PHP Errors

WordPress Plugin Repository Checks For PHP Errors

Just before Christmas a notice was sent out to all plugin authors on WordPress.org. As of now, when a plugin author tries to commit the plugin files to the WordPress plugin repository using SVN the PHP code will be rejected if any syntax errors are found. The plugin...