Blog Articles

An infrequent take on all things digital.

October 11, 2019

Recolor a Product with One Image and an HTML Color Input

I decided to write this article after reading a post today from CSS-Tricks called Two Images and an API: Everything We Need for Recoloring Products. I thought I'd share this technique for recoloring a product with only 1 image!

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August 20, 2019

Shutting Down FlipQuiz

FlipQuiz started in March of 2014, but it's time to shut it down. Here's a recap of the journey.

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March 5, 2019

Custom Fields in Yoast SEO Page Titles

Inevitably, we're going to need to add some custom fields to custom post types. Recently, we ran into a situation where we needed to add content from a custom field into the page title of a post type. We wanted to add location information (city and state) in the page title for a post type that has locations for each post.

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February 28, 2019

WordPress 101: Creating Your First Theme

Marcus takes us through the essentials of getting started with WordPress theming - from what files you need to what needs to be in those files.

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February 20, 2019

How to Add Stripe Payments to WooCommerce

One of the best (and easiest to set up) payment gateways is called Stripe. Stripe is a payment processing service that doesn't have any monthly fees, acts as a payment gateway AND merchant account, and only charges a small percentage per transaction.

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February 18, 2019

WordPress DEMO: Instagram Feed plugin

The Instagram Feed plugin provides WordPress site builders the ability to add their Instagram posts to their websites without writing any code!

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February 10, 2019

Top FREE (Lesser Known) WordPress Plugins for 2019

Here are a few plugins that will help tremendously this year that you may not have heard of before.

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February 6, 2019

Extending Gutenberg with FREE WordPress plugins

Three FREE plugins that extend the capabilities of the new WordPress 5.0 Gutenberg editor.

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February 6, 2019

Screencast Reusable Checklist

I've created a short, reusable screencasting checklist. Check it out.

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January 8, 2019

Twenty Eighteen, Twenty Nineteen

As the year again comes to a close and that arbitrary line is drawn for a new beginning, I want to look back at the past year and then (mostly) ahead at the new year.

Now’s the time to reflect …

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