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Strava Ride Details WordPress Plugin

Strava WordPress Plugin

I just posted a new plugin on the WordPress Plugin repository called Strava Ride Details. Using Strava’s API, it allows you to post ride details from a single ride using only the ride ID. Using a shortcode, you can add the following info to a post or page: Ride Name Distance Elevation Gain Moving Time […]

Thank You for Two Great Years!

Endo Creative celebrated its two year anniversary last month. Two years ago I started this company in an effort to serve others by building affordable, high quality websites for the small business owner. Over the past two years I have been blown away by the amazing people that I have had the pleasure to work […]

10 Easy Ways to Secure WordPress

Here are the slides from my presentation at the Fort Collins WordPress meetup on WordPress security. I cover basic tips that anyone can take to make their site more secure. Be sure and check out the resource links in the slide deck for more information about securing your site.

How to Install WordPress Backup to Dropbox

I’ve been using the WordPress Backup to Dropbox plugin a lot lately, so I thought I’d put together a quick tutorial on how to install and configure the plugin. If you need a quick, easy, and free way to backup your WordPress site, I highly recommend WordPress Backup to Dropbox. Even if your server goes […]

Speaking At WordCamp Denver 2012

On October 13th I’ll be presenting at WordCamp Denver 2012. I’ve spoke in public before, but this will be my first time speaking at a web design conference. I’ve attended a few WordCamps in the past, and have always thought it would be fun to speak at one. After attending WordCamp Chicago 2012, I decided […]

Thoughts from WordCamp Chicago 2012

I just got back from WordCamp Chicago. It was my first time attending the conference, and I met a lot of other web designers and developers who are as enthusiastic about WordPress as I am. Each day was packed full of informative sessions, taught by people from all around the country. There were even a […]

Getting Ready for WordCamp Chicago

I flew into Chicago yesterday to attend WordCamp Chicago this Saturday and Sunday. I attended the Seattle WordCamp back in 2011, and had a great time learning and meeting other WordPress enthusiasts. I’m really looking forward to attending another WordCamp. Here’s what I’m most excited about: 1. Presentations The presentation list looks awesome at WordCamp […]

Developing an Effective Project Management Strategy

Project management is a big part of running a successful web design company. Each new project that comes in adds to the workload, and must be managed effectively in order to complete it in a timely manner. All nighters might work in college, but effective project management takes planning and consistent work over a period […]