The future of WordPress is here, and it is exciting

I recently spent a weekend at WordCamp US in San Diego, the annual national gathering for the WordPress community. It was their first in-person event since 2019, after canceling in 2020 and going online for 2021. This was also the first time I physically attended …

Taking action after networking

Sometimes you come away with an immediate follow-up item after a professional networking event. While at the national conference for WordPress, I had mentioned to several people about making videos on web development and cameras, and having them hosted on my YouTube channel. They were …

Racing toward a deadline

I have been preoccupied the past two months with all things WordPress. In particular, I am devoting as much as possible to getting acquainted with the next-generation WordPress ecosystem – commonly known as Gutenberg or Full Site Editing. The reason? Well mainly, I’m ambitiously tooling …

Developing rather than creating

I’ve been out of action with blogging or creating videos over the past month and a half. But it’s not that I’ve been sitting out completely. I just decided I really wanted to tackle some web development projects I’ve been thinking about for quite some …

Use HTML and CSS to create progress bars

I’ve previously talked about how you can use simple HTML and CSS to create basic shapes and visual objects (such as buttons and tool tips) for the web. I got into this stuff because I really wanted to create something called progress bars for my …

Start learning web development right here!

If you’ve been looking for a place to begin learning how to code web content, here’s a great online tutorial you need to consider. HTML and CSS tutorial by Scrimba The tutorial is created by Scrimba, and is suited for beginners. No previous knowledge is …

Safari deserves (a little) more respect

In 2021, the Safari browser was in the midst of a critical firestorm from a number of bloggers. I just happened to be one of them. My little blog post from July 2021 became overwhelmingly the most popular article on my blog, bringing in some …

A very busy month of creative activity

I had really been wanting to get more into blogging – and publishing my writing on a more consistent basis. But for the month of May, that didn’t quite work out the way I hoped. It’s frustrating not being able to put out content as …