Is the ‘new web’ way of using hashbang bringing us to the end of pretty URLs?
I don’t have an answer. I have questions and concerns. The way we’re fighting spam today isn’t effective and doesn’t work. We need a better solution.
It’s an accepted fact that all code will, at some point in time, break. The Open Source community is plagued with this problem, but it’s not endemic just of them. Software aging and rare conditions cause failure in all software.
Bill Engvall’s wife commented that he wanders off topic, and sometimes you have to suffer through ‘Bad Weiner Day’, but eventually he’ll get to the point. The point here is that you shouldn’t be afraid to wander off topic.
Speaking of when to code… I get asked “If you don’t use the built in WordPress upgrade tool, how do you upgrade your install?” a lot. So… here’s how.
My high school had, as it’s primary lesson, a goal of teaching us the difference between wants and needs. I continue to apply that to my every day life, and especially my code.
Are we lowering the bar too much for people with self-hosting? Where do we draw the line?
Just in time for the Beta release of 3.1, I’m happy to say my plugins are ready for it! And if you find out they’re not, tell me!
The concept was great. Make a way for people to easily prove they’re people and stop bots! The problem is it’s no longer ‘easy’. Nor do they work.
So you’re not a coder but you you need help from IT. Here’s some advice on how to ask for help from your techs.
This is not a post about how to use Onion Tor to obfuscate who you are. It’s about how I know who you are.
This came up because I’m considering moving to cloud hosting. I don’t have to, yet, and since it’d cost me an extra $25 to $30 a month, I’m not planning on it just yet. (Actually, it would be pretty much WHAT I pay now, if I drop cPanel, which is an extra. But for the […]