Grid for aligning HTML elements

When it comes to layout markup and CSS I use FireBug and the Webdeveloper Toolbar for FireFox constantly. With HTML block alignment a useful tool is the ruler under the Miscellaneous tab in the Webdev Toolbar. The problem with it is this, every page refresh you need to add it back. This is a pain … Continued

Code completion in phpStorm with WordPress

I use phpStorm pretty much exclusively for PHP development, for over a year. It simply has some awesome features. But there are some things that people tend to complain about. One of the biggest I am going to show you how to fix. Current Helpers phpStorm Helpers phpStorm by Jetbrains uses a stricter approach for … Continued

BenchMark Limbo with ORMs

So the story goes like this…. I have been building a business model and planning out a SaaS application for a future company I am building. In the process I have been looking at frameworks, ORMs, DBALs, etc… to speed up the build process. At the same time I have had some concerns. Memory usage … Continued

Playing in the Clouds

From about mid 2009 I have been running dedicated servers, self managed. Since then I have been following the growing trend of cloud hosting solutions. So I have been looking into different Cloud Solutions and I am on yet another adventure. I am going to be playing in the Clouds over at Rack Space to … Continued

Long Time no Write

Its been quite some time since I have written an article. There are a lot of reasons, the biggest being time, the second reason is new adventures. I will share a break down on some things that I have been working on, testing, and just plain old playing with. The first one, and the biggest … Continued