I seem to be doing a lot of Dev Op stuff lately and recently needed to quickly deploy a local site I was developing. I thought there would be a simple way of doing this with VVV or some other third-party script but unfortunately I did not find a solution that suited my needs, so I made one. Eventually I will either move to Capistrano or expand on these scripts to accommodate different environments and use cases but for now this is working for me. Continue reading
In this tutorial/post we’ll cover the installation and use of ClamAV as anti-virus for your CentOS server with cPanel. Having it installed and configured is the first step but we need a way to run it programmatically and be notified if anything is found so we’ll also setup a cron job to do just that. Continue reading
In this tutorial we’re going to take a look at some basic front-end form validation techniques. These techniques in no way replace the need for back-end validation, but they are useful for providing visual queues for how to complete your forms. Continue reading
ForwardJS is a fairly new conference held at the historic Regency Ballroom in San Francisco. Like the past 2 summits, Forward3 hosted a variety of topics ranging from accessibility and the current state of WebGL. In between I learned about non-blocking page rendering, SVG animation and webfont techniques.