Suppressing the Gutenberg Teaser

The WordPress 4.9.5 maintenance release is scheduled for April 3. One noteworthy addition not mentioned among these other changes is that a Gutenberg teaser will be presented to site administrators on their dashboard. It will look something like this… Edit: This callout is being punted to WP 4.9.6. Let's get more users to try Gutenberg … Read more

Two Gravity Forms Add-Ons to Enhance Your Registration Process

Allow me to introduce you to two Gravity Forms add-ons that I recently developed and have been putting to good use. They are… Gravity Forms: Autofill List Row Count Gravity Forms: Custom Entry Limit I've recently been developing a number of registration forms. Most online event registration forms only allow for registration of an individual. … Read more

Introducing Typewheel Assistant

New years call for new endeavors.  More Than Maintenance Up to this point, I have offered primarily maintenance services and have avoided offering management services to my clients except on a case-by-case basis. However, I am still finding that management requests land on my desk. In most of my contracts, I draw this distinction between maintenance … Read more

🌱☀️🍂❄️ Make Way for Seasonal CSS

I recently developed a site for Camp Lutherhaven. There are several unique features and customizations of the site that I’d like to highlight and share at some point. I’ll save many of them for another time. For now, let me share how I went about solving a unique challenge and how you might benefit from … Read more

Allow WordPress PDF Thumbnails on SiteGround

? Hooray! Today, the support team at SiteGround solved an issue that has been gnawing at me since the release of WordPress 4.7. Disclosure: I may receive a portion of sales resulting from SiteGround affiliate links in this post. When 4.7 released, I was stoked to see that PDF files uploaded to the media library would have … Read more

Creating a Stylish Client Report in MainWP

This past week, after purchasing a lifetime membership to MainWP, I put some work into implementing monthly client reports that can be sent to folks whose sites I manage. Psst! If you’d like to join this small, but growing group, get in touch with me. Disclosure: I receive 25% of sales resulting from MainWP affiliate links … Read more

Monthly Client Reports Are Here!

As I grow this business, I am constantly on the lookout for quality tools that will assist me in effectively and efficiently carrying out my regular tasks. I’ve also begun to learn that if something can be repeated, it can be automated. This is why I created an invoicing tool that is set to integrate with … Read more

How to Learn Keyboard Shortcuts

As we’ve seen, keyboard shortcuts can drastically improve the efficiency of your work. So, how do we go about becoming such a master? There are two key steps to adopting a new habit – knowing and doing. These are the two steps you can take toward integrating keyboard shortcuts in your day-to-day. With a mind … Read more

Why Learn Keyboard Shortcuts?

Keyboard Shortcut • A combination of keystrokes used to accomplish a task that would otherwise require multiple mouse actions. I’ve always been a big fan of using keyboard shortcuts on my computer. To many, it may seem such a trivial skill; yet, it can have a profound impact on how you work and offer a significant … Read more

Basics of Using appear.in Video Chat

Oftentimes, we need to connect via the web and hold meetings online. I have found appear.in to be the best way to connect individuals in this way as it doesn’t require downloading of special software, setting up an account, or remembering passwords. In order to connect with others, you need only visit the same website … Read more