Category: Technical

MacBook Pro with dual monitors attached

MacBook Pro + Dual Monitor Developer Setup

I’d been toying with the idea of a full hardware setup upgrade for a while when Apple dropped the new MacBook Pros in mid-2018. My existing MBP was showing its age and just a single external display wasn’t providing enough...

/ 4th September 2018

Why You Should Step Out of Your Technical Comfort Zone

An opportunity recently presented itself that would take me out of my technical comfort zone. As a web developer, I’m generally used to keeping on top of my skills progression. With that said, this would be a significant change for me....

/ 6th March 2018
Next/Previous Post Links in Same Top Level Category

Next/Previous Post Links in Same Top Level Category

In WordPress it’s often desirable to restrict pagination to posts within the current posts’ category (or custom taxonomy); usually because of particular ordering requirements. For instance, when it wouldn’t make sense to mix posts of a certain category with others. The easiest...

/ 20th October 2016

Add Custom PHP Code to Visual Composer Pages

I recently encountered a WordPress project where I needed to add some specific PHP code to a certain part of a page template. Obviously this is relatively straight forward, depending on the code, with usual WordPress theme files; this build...

/ 6th October 2016