The Quick & Dirty:

  • 9+ years in the biz, 10 messing around
  • All the latest in HTML, CSS, JS & PHP (Sorry, no .net or Ruby skills yet)
  • Cross-browser compatible code from Photoshop or Illustrator files.. or napkins!
  • Custom Specialities in Wordpress theming & plugins, Twitter & jQuery
  • Subversion, server-log analysis, and blocking hack-attempts (of late).
  • Data/Project Geek. I ♥ timelines.

I’ve compiled some handy PHP functions I’ve had to whip up. More extensive code-samples are also available.

Wordpress-from-Photoshop/Illustrator

Wordpress-from-static HTML

Wordpress-from-Photoshop

Day Job

Review of “Cloud” (cuz ‘online’ is too 1990s) Storage

Let’s face it: there’s 2 compatible pop-techs out there: tablets & cloud. Aside from tablets, having worked in a few design firms, there’s always dreams of off-site servers, but few implement them. Even for myself, I’m interested. I’ve got a networked server at home, and I’m about to buy a new hard drive (it’s “about …

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Quick-and-dirty Responsive Layouts

So there’s the great thing called response.js. It’s the solution often presented as ideal. But it’s a bit overkill. I want a fast, light, small script that will do the job, without all the media-query overhead. [script lang='js'] [/script] So here it is.. works with any jQuery enabled site, and simply adds a ‘.mobile’ class …

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Mind Your En And Em Dashes: Typographic Etiquette

  

An understanding of typographic etiquette separates the master designers from the novices. A well-trained designer can tell within moments of viewing a design whether its creator knows how to work with typography. Typograp…

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