Introduction Local by Flywheel is a popular tool for getting quick and reliable WordPress installations running on your computer. One of its lesser-known features is the inclusion of xdebug support. xdebug is a PHP extension that allows for real-time debugging of PHP...Read More Debugging WordPress with Local by Flywheel, (neo)vim, and xdebug
Say hello to our two new friends and Frontend Engineers, Mike England and Marty O’Connor, who just joined WebDevStudios this week! Mike has a passion for building accessible, lightweight projects in WordPress. He likes to focus on theme building, plugin development, and...Read More Say Hello to These Two!
So, you’ve decided to attend your first WordCamp—a nonprofit, volunteer-organized conference about WordPress and related topics. That’s great! WordCamps are excellent places to learn a new skill, get up-to-date on design trends, meet potential clients and partners, and geek out about WordPress...Read More Going to your First WordCamp? Here’s What You Need To Know!
Is a retainer a better fit for your website development project? On the first day of class of my freshman year of college, our professor walked into the room and said something I will never forget: Have you heard about this thing...Read More Why a Retainer Might Be a Better Option for Your Website Project
As WordPress 5.2 is set to release by the end of this month, WebDevStudios (WDS) thought it would be fun to put together a Spotify playlist of WordPress music. Fans of WordPress are keenly aware that each new release is named after...Read More WebDevStudios: Powered by WordPress, Powered by Music
What seems like an April Fool’s Day joke, certainly is not. It’s true, folks. Tom McFarlin, longtime WordPress community leader, WordCamp speaker, and the person behind Pressware, has joined WebDevStudios (WDS) as a Senior Backend Engineer. (Pause for response.) To set the...Read More Tom McFarlin Joins WebDevStudios
This is no joke. On Monday, April 1, 2019, WebDevStudios (WDS) and our entire team will be dedicating the entire workday to Five for the Future (5FTF). We continue our passion for paying it forward, giving back, and playing active roles within...Read More No Foolin’! It’s Five for the Future Day on April 1st
After some active tweeting, outreach, and general calls for new additions to our talented team of WordPress engineers at WebDevStudios (WDS), we have brought on three new peeps to join our crew! Please meet Frontend Engineer, JC Palmes, and Backend Engineers, Evan...Read More Meet Our New Peeps!
On Wednesday, March 13, 2019, both Facebook and Instagram went down for several hours. The masses took to Twitter for information, updates, and to, of course, complain. While the outage seemed funny, at first, small business owners and nonprofit groups who rely...Read More How Your Business Can Survive When Facebook Goes Down