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December 8th, 2010

Switching from TextMate to NetBeans for WordPress Development

I recently switched from TextMate–which I’ve used for the past three years–to NetBeans as my primary code editor for WordPress development. Why? NetBeans has some nice features which make development easier and quicker: Code completion for PHP and JavaScript (including jQuery) Inline PHP validation errors PhpDoc integration Jump to function usage/definition Built-in debugger that works […]

Filed in Development, WordPress

August 12th, 2010

WordPress Caching from WordCamp Boulder

As mentioned a few weeks ago, two of Voce’s Platforms Services team, Sean O’Shaugnessy and I put on a presentation on WordPress caching at WordCamp Boulder, a talk that’s now onlineĀ  via WordPress.tv if you weren’t able to attend but want to hear what we had to say. Our talk on improving WordPress performance through […]

Filed in Voce People, Voce Platform Services, WordPress

July 21st, 2010

Talking Caching at WordCamp Boulder

Sean and I were pleased to have the opportunity to give a talk on WordPress caching at WordCamp Boulder last weekend. I gave an intro to the two types of caching in WordPress along with tips for developers and Sean showed the results of caching through benchmarking a test installation of one of our client’s […]

Filed in WordPress