‘The Basics’ Category

WordPress Development: Hooks (Actions and Filters)

Education, The Basics

If you’ve spent some time developing themes or plugins in WordPress, then you may have heard about hooks. In fact, it’s incredibly likely that you’ve used them, whether you...

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3 Mistakes Your Website is Making

Education, The Basics

Your website is important – there’s no denying that. It’s your virtual storefront, your first impression, the way you attract new clients/customers. Your website is where people learn about...

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Troubleshooting: PHPMyAdmin Import 500 Error and Rackspace

Education, Tech Talk Tuesday, The Basics

Here’s a fun little issue that didn’t take a newer developer more than 2.5 hours to figure out! Let’s say you plan to migrate a site from another host to Rackspace Cloud...

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Debugging Questions We Forget to Ask

Education, The Basics

As developers we’ve all been there, banging our head on the table thinking, “Why is this not working?”, staring deeply into our code asking why. Knowing that we’ve gone...

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Basic Series: What is Frontend?

Education, The Basics

When we talk to our clients, often times we’ll throw out the terms “frontend” or “backend” and they don’t know what the heck we’re talking about. We use this office...

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How To Clear Your Cache

Education, The Basics

Let’s quickly cover what a cache is and how to clear it. So what is a cache and why do we worry about it? Caching is a technology that...

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