One request I had gotten is installing a theme and plug-in properly. It was a rather simple request but initially was also odd at the same time. Reason for that, I felt like I was hired solely because I spoke English and had an in-depth understanding of WordPress. I eventually discovered there were a couple blocker issues which involved little more work from the client […]
One of the very first projects I got on UpWork was part of the Custom Fields plugin. Initially, I wasn’t going to write an article on this. However, it does mark the beginning of me dedicating myself Full Time. The client was looking to have some custom fields displayed. This was a fairly quick project and only lasted about 2 hours. So, there really isn’t […]
This milestone for APL was probably the most critical, and the most profound. Much of the core functionality of APL was switched over from limited WP functions to WP Object Methods. This opened the plugin to have more implications in order to meet some of the demands and standards. WP Standards. Script & Style was changed to use wp_enqueue. Activation, Deactivation, and Delete/Uninstall. Widget Support (Shortcodes in […]
As part of re-establishing the site, I was also going to set up challenges to produce both content and demos of the skills I have. Majority of my work was based on free options like plugin and extension development, which provided an in-depth experience, but is difficult to present. The Challenge The plan is to create sample sites in increments of 3, and ending with […]
Some of the features in mind would would be the videos, like Live Stream, Highlights, & Past Broadcast. Chat dialog. Even given some thought to adding Twitter.
Over the years, I’ve found social sites to the most engaging to interact with, but over time dynamics change, and what used to be a complex method is now a more simplistic design allowing a larger number of users to join. So sites like Facebook is a great way to connect and stay in touch with friends. However, it has always felt so minimal, and the ads/suggestions […]