Web Design & Development
I design and develop web applications that are suited for your wants and needs.
WordPress, the world's most popular Blogging platform, can also be utilized as a fully functioning Content Management System.
I can create you a unique Theme to have you stand apart from others, or add additional functionality by creating you a custom plugin (add-on).
Recently wanting to update the navigational portion of my personal blog's photo section, I found a jQuery plugin called Galleriffic. The photo section is created by doing various API calls to my Flickr's Photostream, in particular a specific collection of photos. When you click on the category you are presented with thumbnails that are associated to that particular collection in a specific set. Previously you had to navigate between the photos … Continue Reading »
One of the many things I like to do is think of interesting ways to help promote various blog posts within a WordPress environment. From time to time people write blog posts that they find tend to be popular with their readers and want an easy way to display these certain posts. I've been playing around with creating a plugin that allows you to easily display specific posts in a … Continue Reading »
WordCamp Vancouver is slotted to happen June 12th 2010 and I know we're looking forward to it. Last year's WordCamp for the YVR folk was up at Whistler and was a successful event both in the conference and on the slopes. This year we're expecting an even bigger turn out and some great speakers. What is a WordCamp? WordCamp is all about WordPress, the greatest (in our opinion) blogging platform to have … Continue Reading »
One thing I've been looking at lately is the ability to create a customized category page that will display more posts per page than the current WordPress settings. To do that all I did was created a file called category.php. Since WordPress looks to the theme's directory for particular files it uses them in an hierarchy sort of order. If you're looking at a single page/post, it will use the single.php … Continue Reading »
That's right, we have released the WordPress plugin called showTweets and already it has been downloaded 250 times. What is showTweets? It's a fairly straight-forward WordPress plugin that will display your recent Twitter status updates in a minimalist sort of way. Nothing fancy, just simple and easy on the eyes. Check out our showTweets download page for more information. Currently we also offer another WordPress plugin called wpCommentTwit which is available on WordPress.org as … Continue Reading »