Grid Focus first WordPress.com theme release of 2009

  • January 12th, 2009

Grid Focus was announced as the first new theme release for WordPress.com in 2009 via Almost Productive. Self-hosted WordPress users can continue to download the theme for modification and use from the official Grid Focus page. If you have always wanted to try WordPress, but shied away from the thought of setting up your own […]

Quick custom blogs: Typo › WordPress

  • August 10th, 2007

Having built a number of websites using WordPress as the core (backend), I assumed that WordPress was the easiest and quickest platform to work with. Surely, there was nothing that could be easier… Right? I proved myself wrong while creating a custom Quire blog (powered by Typo) to match the recently re-launched public facing pages […]

QuickSprout; successful branding & recognition tips

  • May 10th, 2007

If someone were to ask you how to improve credibility and increase constructive exposure online, what would you say? Would you say things like “setup a blog” or “comment and interact with other individuals in your interest group(s)”? Better yet, what would you do? What are you doing right now to improve your “branding”? What […]

Blogging with TextMate

  • September 14th, 2006

An exhaustive day of coding deserves a little down time reading through feeds, visiting favorite blogs, and taking a few minutes to address certain items on the virtual to-do list. One such task – which I have now crossed off the list – is acquainting myself with the integrated blogging bundle packaged into TextMate. So […]

Publish your own and get noticed

  • August 22nd, 2006

Blogging is very much the medium of choice for publishing personal content on to the net. From as little as free, the average internet user can be up and publishing within 5 minutes. All it takes is a little know how, the proper tools, quality content, and a little perseverance to see through the early […]