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

Top 5 Common Mistakes in Theme Building

I see a ton of theme builders sprouting out of the woodwork everyday. The problem is a lot of them have great ideas about the design, but the big part (coding) is terrible. So here are the top 5 mistakes I see in themes, especially WordPress themes..

SEO and Internet Marketing

I have not been around much because I have been further investigating Internet Marketing and Search Engine Optimization. They tend to go hand in hand in most situations if not all. Now being a web developer I was always quite versed in SEO and especially the core of it Keywords and have code semantically correct. … Continued