We are enthused about Famo.us!

Famo.us is a free, open source JavaScript framework that helps you create smooth, complex UIs for any screen. Teresa Light and Leigh Haubach are co-organizers of the new Famo.us Meetup in San Diego.  Please join us at the SIM Center in San Diego for our next meeting on 8/13/14.  See http://www.meetup.com/Famous-in-SanDiego/ to RSVP. Here we bring you our latest communication  from …

Our Favorite Slider and What Happened This Week

Do you have a conflict with a slider that you may not be aware of?  This describes how we resolved a hard to find issue where a plugin conflicted with our theme showing it’s symptom in our slider.  We also are reiterating our recommendation for the Revolution Slider if you are in the market for a flexible, general purpose slider. The Revolution …

Setting up a GIT Repository

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This write-up is a guide to setting up a repository for configuration management.  The tutorial is based on GIT, Beanstalk, and a Windows environment using WAMP for local hosting.  The GIT software provides the source code configuration management.  Beanstalk hosts your development environment.  Beanstalk is a favorite because it streamlines the whole process and has a nice user interface.  Deploying an update to a …

Advanced Custom Fields in WordPress

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WordPress allows developers to assign custom fields to improve the user experience with entering data into a content management system.   A meta-box contains one or more of the custom fields on the admin panel.  It also allows for more fields to enter data. This blog post is a review of the Advanced Custom Post Plugin by Elliot Condon, and …