As a WordPress theme shop owner, I’ve become hyperaware of any issues that surround the GPL and how they relate to WordPress products. I decided to publish this article that dispels several myths about it. And even though I’m a self-proclaimed GPL nerd, do note that I am not a lawyer. Myth #1: It’s okay […]
Leland.me is now running over HTTPS, making it the last of my main websites (the others being Themetry and WP Chat) to be served over an insecure protocol. I set it up using Let’s Encrypt, a new certificate authority that’s been generating a lot of buzz lately. And for good reason: SSL certificates typically cost […]
Emoji have taken the world by storm in recent years, so it’s no surprise to see Emoji make an appearance in one of the cornerstones of the Internet: domain names. In this blog post, we’ll cover some Emoji domain history, information on buying Emoji domains, and explain why you might want to own one.
Update 3/10/17: While this article is still accurate, you should probably just use Let’s Encrypt instead. Discourse makes it easy, and eliminates many of the steps covered below. It’s also free. So I recently started running WPChat over HTTPS. This will basically serve as a noob version of the documentation already provided in the allowing […]
WPChat was a website I started a while ago to discuss WordPress topics in a live chatroom. After testing a few “plugins” for live chats within WordPress, it eventually turned into a page with an embedded iframe to a freenode IRC channel. This is what it looked like: It was pretty popular among a good […]
I once said, that I’d never sell Theme Lab unless I received an offer so good that it would be dumb for me to turn it down. Now that the cat is out of the bag, I can confidently say I stayed true to that statement. It was difficult to let it go, that’s for […]
Laugh all you want, but I’ve always been a Windows guy, and for the past six years I’ve used a Windows Vista laptop for 100% of my web development work. This weekend, I bought a brand new Windows 8 laptop. It was a cheap one. An HP Pavilion, with tax, totaled up to less than […]
Like the title suggests, I’m selling the domain FitnessApps.com, which is obviously a killer niche app domain name. This is just a quick post to let you know that it is currently for sale on Flippa. There’s just so much you can do with the domain, but here’s a few ideas: Make some really useful/awesome […]