LIBTYFI – Leave it better than you found it

Some of my fondest memories from childhood are the times my dad let me tag along on his weekly trips across the expanses of Northern Ontario in his 18-wheeler. As you might imagine, a daily ritual on these trips was one of washing up in some dingy restroom1 before eating a greasy breakfast ("two eggs … Continue reading LIBTYFI – Leave it better than you found it

How to Keep Your New WordPress Site Running Smoothly

So you just launched a WordPress site for your business, everything is up and running. Pages load quickly, SEO is better than ever, you paid your development team. Now you're all set for the next few year, right? In an ideal world, this would be true. Unfortunately, the Internet is a dangerous place and software … Continue reading How to Keep Your New WordPress Site Running Smoothly

Dear WordPress Get Your 💩 Together

Dear WordPress.org, Get your shit together! It is 2016, there is no excuse for allowing any plugins with insecure code to make their way into the plugin directory. Full stop. The story about Custom Content Type Management stealing admin credentials and other shenanigans, is utterly pathetic. I'd bet this incident is just the tip of the … Continue reading Dear WordPress Get Your 💩 Together