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.

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Auto WordPressing!

So I’ve been trying out a new system of blogging for me. It’s not enough that I can write my thoughts down here within WordPress’ editor, I find myself wanting to promote those other articles and blog-items from other sources. Since I read them on Google Reader, and since that system is kind enough to …

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Super Sized LCD Calendar?

Small whiteboards: can I do this with google-calendar?

So I’m catching up on some news/blog reading, and I see this post:¬†Before & After: Miki’s Super Sized DIY Dry Erase Calendar | Apartment Therapy Chicago. In particular, there’s this trend of oversized calendaring going on lately, and I’m kinda game for a techy version of this: These cute, tiny, hand-scrawled whiteboards aren’t exactly google-calendar …

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Rock-Solid WordPress 3.0 Themes using Custom Post Types | Nettuts+

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Win-Mo No-Mo: How Life can be Breathed Back In!

How to fix-up a dead & dying mobile OS.

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WordPress categories, multiple months.

While making my own archives page, I needed to display the most recent 3 months posts (by sub-category list, where parent category_id=7). So I needed to smash all the tables together & filter out what I didn’t need. In this case, I needed the category names which had posts in the past 3 months. Easily …

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Fake out wordpress to pull in another page-content..

Sometimes using <? $thispost=get_post($id); echo $thispost->post_content ?> isn’t enough. Sometimes, you need a full menu structure to be highlighted or built according to that post. Sometimes you need a menu parent pull in the ‘first child’ content. Sometimes, you need to fake wordpress out: [sourcecode lang="php"] [/sourcecode]

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