Thoughts

@TODO Day

We’ve all seen them in code, our own and others’, and they sit there, staring at us, begging “why do you ignore us?”. No, I’m not talking about un-optimized code or needless comments. Well, yes in a way, for that first one. I’m talking about the ever present @todo Do some task comment, reminding us Read More…

Working pagination for custom WP_Query objects

If you have ever created a custom WP_Query object, chances are you have potentially needed to also provide pagination for the resulting loop and display of posts. Sadly, WordPress core does not make this the easiest to achieve, but it is possible depending on which pagination-based functions you use. This tutorial aims to show how Read More…

5FTF recap for January 31st, 2020

It may depend on exactly what type of work I do for a given “5 For The Future” day aka 5FTF, but I’d like to start posting a recap of those days and my thoughts towards the end of it. Today will be the first, hopefully I don’t lose the momentum. As has been common Read More…

IndieWeb Plugins and WordPress 101

The IndieWeb movement had become somewhat a big deal for me in 2019. Potentially the biggest life change for the calendar year. You can read more about that over at Hello #indieweb on my IndieWeb-focused site. I’m posting here, because this domain is my web development blog. In case it was somehow never obvious, I Read More…

A Pirate Life For Me

I have started a new website over at https://apiratelifefor.me. It’s not going to be a replacement of this site, as much as I tend to not use it. It’s more a case of at this point I’m treating Michaelbox as tech-ish/web dev focused and this new site is meant for more general content, though I Read More…

Insane in the Maintainn

A little over two weeks ago, a change in position within WebDevStudios was proposed to me, and I agreed to go with it. Effective March 9th, 2015, I was making lateral move within the company and moving over to Team Maintainn™. Thanks to years of experience debugging and troubleshooting issues for users using our company Read More…