Detecting Back Button Usage in Non-SPAs

The biggest project I work on at work is a React-based Web App (that ISN’T a Single Page Application). At its core it is a directory listing for people on a site which are represented by custom post types with associated custom taxonomies. We’ve tried to build it to be as flexible and customizable as… Continue reading Detecting Back Button Usage in Non-SPAs

Grep and Node.js

One of my most frequently used command line utilities is Grep, specifically grep -lir which searches for text inside files (great for finding where else I referenced that variable I just renamed). As I started using Node.js more and more (and consequently my node_modules folder grew bigger and bigger) I found myself getting more annoyed… Continue reading Grep and Node.js

Regex is MAGIC 🧙‍♂️

This is going to be a quick one, I should have included it in my post on “Printing the Internet” but I forgot. I do more manual data manipulation then I care to, but one of the biggest helpers in these endeavors is Regular Expressions. (the biggest help, BY FAR, is VSCode’s multiple cursors). My… Continue reading Regex is MAGIC 🧙‍♂️

My new Git-moji setup

I’ve been a HUGE fan of Ahmad Awais for awhile now. Among the things he’s created that I use daily are the git commit messages from his Emjoi Log repo. With the announcement that Catalina is going to default to zsh instead of bash I decided to explore the new shell and came across Ali… Continue reading My new Git-moji setup

VVV Multitenant update✌️✌️✌️ 🏢🔼

In the past few years, I’ve given a few talks about using a multitenant WordPress install for local development. I just finished doing some major updates, most significantly switching to VVV’s built-in certificate for HTTPS, and pushed the updates to the Github repo for the project. Feel free to give it a try if you’re… Continue reading VVV Multitenant update✌️✌️✌️ 🏢🔼

Don’t expect much…

I figure since I make my living from the web I should have my own place to put things that I can’t squeeze into a tweet or instagram photo, but don’t expect much here.  If you want to see what’s on my mind or what I’m up to, I’d recommend following me over there.