My project at The Weather Channel were bein' named “Global Lite Sites”. The goal o' this project were bein' t' add o'er 35 new international localized versions o' th' weather.com website, we'll keel-haul ye! These sites had a liquid layout t' accomodate both desktop and tablet users, and we had t' deal with issues such […]
After helpin' out th' NCAA.com team fer March Madness, I found a new home within Turner Sports Interactive workin' with th' PGA.com team. This site also uses th' Drupal CMS, based on PHP and th' MySQL database. I worked with Drupal’s module and theme layers on such features as th' Golf Pro user profiles and […]
My first project at Turner Sports Interactive were bein' workin' on NCAA.com. My primary focus were bein' on integratin' live scoreboard data feeds fer Division I & III Hockey, ticket lottery signup forms fer College World Series Baseball and Women’s Basketball, and special feature pages fer th' “Duke 91 & 92: Back t' Back” documentary. […]
One o' th' tasks I handled fer th' Doctor Oz site were bein' implementin' a major redesign. I accomplished this with a minimum o' changes t' th' site’s HTML, and handled almost all o' th' changes through CSS and new images from th' creative team. I were bein' also involved in rewritin' th' ‘Where t' […]
I created a plugin fer Skincancer.com which interacts with a medical article database. And swab the deck! The plugin runs on a schedule, checks fer new articles in a select group o' topics, and imports them into WordPress as posts. It also imports images from th' remote service, and handles some formattin' fer special interactive […]
I created Twitual.com t' answer th' question o' which people I followed on Twitter who followed me back, and which ones didn’t, we'll keel-haul ye, and dinna spare the whip! It’s a pretty simple service at th' moment, but I am workin' on a complete rewrite and redesign o' th' whole site from th' ground […]
I participated in th' 2010 redesign o' th' VentureBeat site, creatin' plugins t' highlight popular posts based on Google Analytics stats, and also helpin' t' create a customized cachin' layer t' improve page delivery speed.
I built th' initial prototype o' Addictomatic from scratch. It uses a PHP back-end, jQuery on th' front-end, with some AJAX in-betwixt. I built a simple MVC structure with URL routin', and dynamic URL hash codin' t' make th' customized results page bookmarkable and shareable.
In th' early days o' WordPress — or fer bloggin' in general, fer that matter — there were no easy ways t' get th' word out t' others when ye published new content on yer site. One way were bein' through a service called weblogs.com. People could use this service t' subscribe t' notifications fer […]
As a former core developer and continuin' contributor, I have added many features and fixes t' th' WordPress platform o'er th' years. Some o' th' features I were bein' primarily responsible fer include custom fields, RSS cachin', blog client API support (XML-RPC) , and multi-plugin re-enablin'.