web development

Importing Large MySQL Files into PHPMyAdmin

February 15, 2019

The default file size for uploading mysql dump files into PHPmyadmin is around 2mb. I needed to upload a 160mb file...

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Communicating Website Design to Developers

January 08, 2019

The best method of communicating website designs and intent to developers.

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Flatten a Wordpress Website to HTML and CSS

October 17, 2018

I recently inherited a whole bunch of wordpress websites for one of my clients -- in fact I think one of the first times it dawned on me that I would have to start working with these sites is when one of them got hacked...

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Designers Should Just Learn to Code

April 09, 2018

Of course all of the time spent learning a new piece of software could just be spent learning how to code...

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Adding PDF Files to Shopify Pages

March 22, 2018

I've had to add pdf files to pages within the shopify platform several times now, and I always seem to forget how to do it...

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April 17, 2017

Ctitch has been a long-running personal project of mine that has really become the management system for my personal life and for my various freelance and personal projects...

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On-Page SEO Checklist

January 12, 2017

A simple checklist of items to ensure proper on-page SEO

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Google Analytics Sucks

July 28, 2016

Yeah, it's a little blunt and harsh, but over the years I've been growing more and more disatisfied with the tool...

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Data: The End of Web Design as an Art

April 01, 2016

What is the role of the designer when everything is designed by data?

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My Backend is Better than Yours

February 10, 2016

For some reason I found myself in a subreddit where someone started the familiar post on why their backend programming language was better than PHP...

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