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Leaving the Country made me a better web developer

Jun 3, 2013

Leaving the Country made me a better web developer

After spending a short time where English is not the primary language, I have learned first hand the importance of proper translation. There have been many times when I was translating a website that I did not put much thought into how those random arrangement of characters fit into the place they were suppose to go. However, I have now seen what...

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WordPress Unbranded / Simple Admin Plugin

Apr 28, 2013

WordPress Unbranded / Simple Admin Plugin

WordPress makes a great CMS for clients on a budget. However, many of those clients don’t know and don’t need to know what WordPress is. This plugin is built to make the admin experience a little more personal for those who just need to log in and make a few copy changes.   Options: Remove “Howdy” Remove WordPress...

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Debug ghost CSS elements causing unwanted scrolling

Apr 19, 2013

Debug ghost CSS elements causing unwanted scrolling

Have you ever been working on a site and come across strange horizontal scrolling? Or perhaps you opened your site on mobile and the width does not fit. This often happens from some rogue style breaking out of the main layout. Sometimes this can be found by scanning through the html with your favorite web inspector, but often the task is like...

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Custom shortlinks for you website

Feb 12, 2013

Custom shortlinks for you website

It’s like a vanity license plate for your website. Normally I glance over short-links without thinking nothing of them, but I came across a tweet by @destroytoday with the url dstry.it and BOOM the brand was burned into my head. Although having a bad ass business name helps too. I also like that a personalized short-link gives the user...

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First Version of my Personal Website

Feb 2, 2011

First Version of my Personal Website

For my personal site, I wanted to design it with a simple look, but with a powerful interactive element. The sphere is given the 3D look and feel without using any third party engines. There is an unseen 3D object with points that are tracked and applied to the visible icons. The icons are only given the x,y,z properties of the hidden object so...

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