Article Category: Web Development

MySQL Data Types

Recently I was creating a few database tables and was looking for a quick and easy reference to check what each MySQL data type contained. This handy little table is what what made as a result. String Types CHAR(L) Length: 1 to 255 Characters L: Sets length of string. Can Contain: letters, numbers, and special […]

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WordPress Database Time Test: Arrays vs Booleans

While I was working on my plugin, Alliance Intranet, today I came to the item on my to-do list ‘re-write the settings and module toggle page’. I have been wondering lately if it would be faster to save and read multiple options, such as module toggles (if the module is active or not) as serialized […]

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Website Form Redesigned for Usability

Recently I was tasked with taking on a total website redesign, including all kinds of different data types, from simple regulatory blogs to a multi-lingual e-commerce store with several thousand products. One small part of this project is remaking all of the forms, and if you know me, you know I love forms! There is […]

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Setting up a WordPress MultiSite Install using MAMP Pro

I recently took a freelance job where a MultiSite WordPress install. The MultiSite network consisted of three sites. The main site was the main subscription site samplesite.dev that is a couple of conversion pages and a signup form. Two blogs blog-one.samplesite.dev & blog-one.samplesite.dev were also required that will get readers and drive traffic and subscriptions […]

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