Chronicle V

This is post 5 of 7 in the series “MRW Web Design Chronicles” Coming Up: WordCamp Seattle & InfoCamp My two favorite conferences are often near each other and that’s the case again this year. WordCamp Seattle WordCamp Seattle will be two full days this year: October 29-30. I’ve been helping a little as an organizer (not much) … Continue reading “Chronicle V”

Rethinking the WordPress Admin Menu

I use WordPress a lot, and so I have strong opinions about it. I’ve watched people do amazing things with it and watched people struggle to add a single menu item to their site. So here’s me putting out an idea of how to improve a part of WordPress. What do you think?

Trusting Your Plugins

It’s a big scary world out there, full of monsters, ghosts, faceless multinational corporations, and WordPress plugins THAT HAVEN’T BEEN UPDATED IN TWO YEARS!!! OH THE HUMANITY! Take a moment and review why you need to be careful about what plugins you use.

Vote with Your Mouse for the Best WordPress Ideas [link]

Even if you’ve never written a single line of HTML, JavaScript, CSS, or PHP code, it’s still easy to contribute to the future of WordPress! WordPress.org’s “Ideas” section is a tucked-away but important way to submit feedback to the WordPress team. Everyone from a plugin developer to a first-time WordPress user can express their opinions, … Continue reading “Vote with Your Mouse for the Best WordPress Ideas [link]”