New Posts, Twice a Week

With nearly 1000 posts, about WordPress, technology, servers, and ethics, you can teach yourself anything.

Writer, Developer, Speaker

Content is posted twice a week. Code is written daily. Mika can often be found speaking internationally.

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A lot of people like to say thank you for the time I volunteer in WordPress, the things I do, and just being me. People like that helped me change my career trajectory and move to California. It may not be classy, but you can buy me a coffee.

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Latest Blog Posts


Understanding tags vs categories vs custom taxonomies vs custom post types, and how they all mesh together.

WP-CLI Tables

Aiding debugging efforts with WP-CLI and table output.