Blog

I bet on myself, and I won big

It has been quite an incredible journey over the last several years. I am happy to report that the culmination of all my hard work and overcoming obstacles came in the form of landing my dream job. On January 25th, I started my first day on the job at the Jewish Federation of Greater Philadelphia.…

Read More

Two words to describe my 2016: keep going

Man, it’s been a year. This month marks the finish of year number two of this phase of my life: my second chance. In December 2014, I committed to chasing a decade-old dream of becoming a web developer and starting my own business after my ex-wife had a health scare. In the few months that…

Read More

New WordPress theme project: Oded

I just recently got my first plugin published in the WordPress plugin repository and wrote a tutorial on how I coded it. I am now tackling a more ambitious project: building a theme that I plan on submitting to the theme repository. I’m calling the theme Oded. It is named in loving memory of my…

Read More

Tutorial: how I wrote my first WordPress plugin

I have been digging into Know the Code to become a better web developer. The insights that I have gleaned from it so far have already made me a better developer. This has given me the confidence to try and write my first WordPress plugin. It worked, and I’m here to show you the plugin…

Read More