So it’s starting to become a trend, Pete’s game changer ideas that is. First it was scraping content, now an in browser search engine. Granted it is setting us back, but its all for the excitement of the code, the discovery of new ideas and hopeful enhancements for the end user.
Note exiv2 is only available on 64-bit While working on the upcoming plugin at Graph Paper Press I came across a nifty package called exiv2, which basically reads image meta information, such as City, State, Keywords, Copyright, Software, Lens, etc. I quickly installed the package on one of my play servers and exported a few photographs of this [...]Unix
Overall for my first experience in Web Scraping it was actually an enjoyable “thought process” and satisfying to know that after about 2 hours of programming, 2 minutes of script execution time, I had 600+ events stored in the database.Web Scraping
One of my first favorite WordPress & Ajax snippets I wrote was a custom login modal. It uses jQuery, jQuery UI, and a few WordPress functions. The integration is pretty straight forward and the most important part to understand. Once it’s understood, writing the code takes no time at all. The integration I’m referring to is using [...]
PHP 5.4 was just released as of March 1, 2012, what does this mean for the WordPress community? Probably not much since the PHP requirement for WordPress is 5.2.4 and most web hosting companies might not be quick to upgrade your version of PHP. A few changes from the change log that caught my attention [...]Unix
Sit back and think…just how quickly can you code something vs. reaching for an “off the shelf solution” for custom meta boxes.Custom Post Type