WordCamp San Francisco is the World Series of WordPress

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WordCamp San Francisco is the Mecca of all WordCamps. With WordPress names like Matt Mullenweg (Co-founder of WordPress and CEO of Automattic), Mark Jaquith, and Andrew Nacin — it’s where you want to be. This year, WordCamp San Francisco is being held … Continue reading

Customizing MediaElement.js for WordPress

MediaElement.js is a JavaScript library that gives you video and audio play capabilities based on the HTML5 specifications. It includes a Flash wrapper for browsers that don’t support certain codecs or that don’t support the HTML5 <audio> and <video> tags. … Continue reading

WDS Welcomes Matt McAchran!

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WDS is proud to announce our newest team member, Matt McAchran! He is joining us as a developer. Matt is a developer from Virginia Beach who has been in the IT field for over a dozen years. He started doing … Continue reading

WDS Welcomes Jaimie Olmstead!

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WDS is proud to announce our newest Project Manager, Jaimie Olmstead! The earliest memory Jaimie has of her first experiences with technology is being deprived of it for most of her early life. This lead to becoming “that” friend who … Continue reading

WordPress – Up and Running with Grunt, Sass, Bourbon and Neat

Bourbon Neat Installation Instructions

So what is Neat? Well Neat is a semantic, lightweight, and powerful grid built on top of Bourbon and Sass. It’s ideal for most grid situations and is a great front-end CSS framework for Responsive Website Design. There are lots … Continue reading

Brad Williams at WordCamp Baltimore 2014!

Freelance Panel   WordCamp Baltimore

WordCamp Baltimore 2014 is right around the corner! It is being held on Saturday, October 18th at the University of Baltimore. During the event, you’ll have the opportunity to meet WDS co-owner, Brad Williams. Not only will Brad be in … Continue reading

Displaying Your Popular Posts Using Jetpack

Jetpack by WordPress.com

Every site owner who is posting fresh, new content frequently wants to have their content read on a regular basis. It does not necessarily matter if it is a returning reader or a brand new one, (though returning readers are … Continue reading

Lisa Sabin-Wilson at Prestige Conference 2014!

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The Prestige Conference is taking place in Downtown Minneapolis, Minnesota from Friday, October 3rd to Saturday; October 4th. This conference is unlike any other! They have sought out the BEST speakers in the WordPress Community to speak on topics related to the economics of WordPress, … Continue reading

Why Grids Matter: A review from chaos to order

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For ages, grids have hung prose on pages to the benefit of humanity and to its curse at times. The topic of grids is lost to some, especially in a world that moves so fast. Designers have to, at times, … Continue reading

How To QA WordPress Websites Like A Pro!

Christmas comes but once a year

You’ve pushed your final bit of code and crossed the final item off of your to-do list. Now it’s just time to sit back, relax and wait for all of the praise on a job well done to come rolling in, … Continue reading