Coding

Top 10 Best VScode Extensions

Because of erroneous PHP and Java extensions, I’ve switched from Atom to Microsoft’s VSCode aka Visual Code Editor for...

Feb 22 · 1 min read >
VSCode

Helpful Resources for Understanding Web Application Security

As a developer, knowledge of web application security vulnerabilities is essential in order to build software that is both...

Feb 2 · 1 min read >
Web Application Security

Sketching out your Perfect Website

You’ve decided it’s time to start solidifying ideas for your ideal website. You have no doubt spent countless hours...

Jan 21 · 1 min read >
Sketching your Website

Getting to Know Git, Github and Open Source

Fundamental to all modern web development is a strong foundational knowledge of version control. In recent years Git has...

Jan 14 · 2 min read >
Git

HTML5, CSS, and SEO Learning Resources

The HTML5 and CSS learning resources provided here supplement classroom materials for my CMST 386 class taught at the...

Jan 12 · 1 min read >

Nginx gzip_static: What it does and how to use it?

Like other top web servers, Nginx lets webmasters enable Gzip compression for their websites. It can compress scripts and stylesheets...

Dec 18 · 1 min read >
nginx

Google AMP pros and cons: Should you implement AMP on your website?

After Googleweblight, AMP aka Accelerated Mobile Pages is the new initiative from the search engine giant Google to make...

Nov 22 · 2 min read >
Google Bot activity

Lessons Learned using Drupal’s Domain Access Module

Over the last few months my team has been developing microsites to accompany our main website. The requirements for...

Oct 3 · 4 min read >
domain access module

Fix Remove Query Strings from Static Resources warning

Yesterday, I was checking the performance of one of my sites with GTmetrix and Pingdom tools. Although my site...

May 13 · 1 min read >
WordPress Performance Score booster