Category Archives: Blog

Presentation: Welcome to the Family (WordCamp Toronto 2012)

Welcome to the Family Becoming an healthy, active member of the WordPress community Mohammad (Mo) Jangda Code Wrangler with Automattic (WordPress.com VIP) batmoo@gmail.com WordPress.org: batmoo Twitter: @mjangda http://build.codepoet.com If you use WordPress, you’re part of a family. A very, very … Continue reading

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Review: Peter Nimble and His Fantastic Eyes

Peter Nimble and His Fantastic Eyes by Jonathan Auxier My rating: 3 of 5 stars This was a fun read but I had a hard time getting into it. The narration was a bit inconsistent, the dialog and characters seemed … Continue reading

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Managing Your Editorial Workflow (WordCamp Toronto 2011)

The video of presentation at WordCamp Toronto 2011 on “Managing your Editorial Workflow” where I talk mostly about Edit Flow. Looks like the video was cut off, which is probably a good thing since it wasn’t really my best performance … Continue reading

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WordPress Debugging (WordCamp NYC 2012 Talk)

Here’s my presentation slides from WordCamp NYC 2012. Click on the slide below to go full-screen and arrow keys to navigate. Debugging The end goal of debugging is to find the causes to cute (and not-so-cute) bugs so we can squish … Continue reading

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Co-Authors Plus v2.6

Co-Authors Plus v2.6: Search user’s display names, change byline order and more | danielbachhuber. Thanks to Daniel, Co-Authors Plus, which I’ve long neglected, finally has an update with some long-overdue bug fixes and some sweet new features.

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Review: Tintin in America

Tintin in America by Hergé My rating: 3 of 5 stars I’ve started reading through the whole Tintin series again (partially in preparation for the movie) and the experience is very similar to re-watching your old childhood TV shows. You … Continue reading

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On $wpdb->prepare

If you do the following, you’re a terrible person: There is absolutely no reason for prepare to be on a separate line. Here’s how you do it the right way: One line. Simple, easy to read, and not confusing.

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A letter to Canadians from the Honourable Jack Layton

And finally, to all Canadians: Canada is a great country, one of the hopes of the world. We can be a better one – a country of greater equality, justice, and opportunity. We can build a prosperous economy and a … Continue reading

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Photo: “All The Ice Cream You Can Eat”

Ice cream?! All you can eat?! 10 cents?! Sign me up! (Spotted at Dairy Queen) Posted from Toronto, Ontario, Canada.

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WordPress Distraction-Free Skin: Terminal/Matrix

Because all the cool kids want to feel like they’re writing posts in the Matrix. (Inspired by Zen)

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