Most people will never need such a thing in a Wordpress site, but outside the boxes of blogging, where Wordpress is a Swiss Army Knife, there are situations where you need to run a script or do something on a regular interval. Maybe it's polling social media. Maybe it's updating ...

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You gotta celebrate the small things, right? https://twitter.com/cogdog/status/684530155939737600 What I will detail may likely benefit no one else beyond me should I ever lose my notes. But, writing about the process is... well what I like to do. So, for the lesser informed, MySQL is the "world's most popular open source database" (thought ...

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From the start of SPLOTs we recognized an inherent problem with not asking for people who use them to create accounts / share info-- there would be no way for them to modify what they wrote or shared once it was put in. The same thing happened with the UDG ...

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The small project started by Maha Bali and Rebecca Hogue is growing as more people get involved with bridging educational conferences with people who cannot attend in person. We have an active Slack (funny words together), and plans in motion for at least 5 upcoming conferences. Heck, there might be ...

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tl;dr I'll be *****ed if I will use such a cliché. This post is a bit techy, and is mainly for Wordpress tinkerers, aimed to help explain something in an email I am sending Tom. But hey, you never can know if someone else is trying to do something like ...

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Because of a favorite rabble rousing desert rat author, a while ago I paraphrased his quote as a sidebar thing on my previous blog theme: is like a stew. If you don’t stir it up every once in a while then a layer of scum floats to the top. I just ...

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Five. That’s it. Five SPLOTs (Smalles? Possible? Learning? Open? Tools?) created during my TRU Fellowship. But hear me out- it’s not about the tools. Repeat again… “It’s not about the tools” On the heels of the fellowship Brian Lamb and I hope o have a few presentations and maybe even papers (only in ...

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