And we are back with our second Advanced WordPress meetup in Pasadena! This month we’ll be throwing it down back at the Apple Store. You’re welcome to come and attend regardless of your skill level. As stated above, anyone is welcome to attend; although it’s important to note what the meetup will be about. This … Read More


12 Jul 2016
WordPress Pasadena

  Howdy folks! I hope you all had yourselves a wonderful and explosive holiday! If you live in or near the San Gabriel Valley (SGV) and use some WordPress then have I got the thing for you! We’re going to be hosting our meetup at Epic Spaces on July 12th. Are you ready? You best … Read More


05 Jul 2016

How we work; how we set up our workflows and go about our day-to-day business is a very personal thing. There is no shortage of methods to organize best and manage the details of a project. This topic has been an area I’ve spent way too much time on over the last few years and … Read More


30 Jun 2016
wordpress plugin basics

I was honored to be invited to speak at the LAdobe User Group meetup, in Santa Monica. It was a fun and informal event sponsored by Inmotion Hosting and Recruiting Social. Big thanks to the sponsors! Adam Bell runs the LAdobe User Group and has done so for roughly twenty years! That’s older than my … Read More


24 Jun 2016
competitor research

This article is part of the “Way of the Tortoise” series. You can check out our other posts in this series here. Check back regularly to read our other updates. Research. It’s not always fun, but it’s always informative. If you’re working on gaining more visibility online for your business then, research is a must. If … Read More


21 Jun 2016

Software development of any type is opinionated. Many developers draw a line where best practices end and personal preference begin. That’s okay. When it comes to web development, specifically WordPress development, I have a few opinions as to what I ship out with sites I build. Today, I’m going to share some of those opinions … Read More


17 Jun 2016
getting business found online

This article is part of the “Way of the Tortoise” series. You can check out our other posts in this series here. Check back regularly to read our other updates. I’m not going to keep jamming the same stuff into your head that you have heard and read. You already know the getting found online … Read More


06 Jun 2016
WordPress Pasadena

Howdy there! If this is your first time here you might not know that I organize a monthly WordPress meetup in the wonderful hometown of the Cheeseburger aka Pasadena. You can find more info on our meetup page. We’re gearing up for our next General WordPress Meetup, folks! Are you ready? The anticipation just does … Read More


02 Jun 2016

This article is part of the “Way of the Tortoise” series. You can check out our other posts in this series here. Check back regularly to read our other updates. Today we’re going to talk about SEO. It’s a topic shrouded in mystery, like Cold Hands from Game of Thrones. Be wary of spoiler alerts if you go Googling those … Read More


02 Jun 2016

This article is part of the “Way of the Tortoise” series. You can check out our other posts in this series here. Check back regularly to read our other updates. Today we’re going to talk about SEO. It’s a topic shrouded in mystery, like Cold Hands from Game of Thrones. Be wary of spoiler alerts if you go Googling those … Read More


02 Jun 2016
Pasadena tech job fair

The good folks at Innovate Pasadena are hosting a nifty tech job fair. It’s not to be missed if you’re looking to get a foot in the door in the local burgeoning tech community in Pasadena. Pasadena Tech Jobs – “Get Hired” Happy Hour! – June 9, 4:30pm-7:30pm Innovate Pasadena is reinventing the typical job … Read More


25 May 2016

The internet is a huge place. More content is generated today than at any other time. It’s hard to keep up with all of it. I know that I have a hard time keeping up with stuff on the net; I’m woefully bad at it in fact, even though I’ve made a conscious effort to … Read More


25 May 2016