Archive of: projects
For this episode we're debuting a new episode format called 'My Best Job!' where we talk to a web professional about a project they particularly enjoyable, amusing or interesting. This week we couldn't find a web professional to interview, so I'll talk about one I enjoyed instead!
02 May 2015
In this episode Mark and I interview Jonny Allbut, the web designer and developer behind the Wonderflux Wordpress Theme Framework. We talk about custom themeing in WordPress, whether to use a framework or not and how they can be useful to beginners. Jonny also provides some gold for anyone thinking of starting their own framework project
20 April 2015
This week Mark and I talk about how we go about starting a web development projects, from a setup, workflow and coding point of view. We chat about tools, preferred modules and frameworks, some best practices and a few gripes.
18 March 2015
Stress! Mark and I talk about work-related stress and dealing with it. I'm no 'poster boy' for stress management but thankfully Mark has some ideas.
09 February 2015
This week Ben and I talk about the times we forget things we thought we already knew, or technologies move on while we're looking the other way, so we have to revisit basic skills. We chat a bit about CSS layout, Git, HTML and other stuff too.
24 January 2015
As it's the start of a new year, Mark and I take a look at how 2014 went, what we learned and achieved, and what we plan to do in 2015 from a web development and freelancing point of view.
14 January 2015
It's another interview episode, and this time it takes the form of a Live Client Meeting for one of Mark's first web dev projects. We chat to Ken Long from Longshot Photo about what he needs from a website, and some of the challenges Mark will face.
07 January 2015
This week Ben and I talk about time management. We talk about how we've managed time in the past, and the virtues of the Pomodoro system.
24 December 2014
After an accidental 'break' last week, this time Mark and I chat about different types of Web Hosting. We cover support levels and also ask whether it's a good idea for a web developer or designer to offer or provide hosting to clients.
18 December 2014
This week Mark and I talk about Design for Developers. How much we need to be involved in the design process and whether we even should be!
01 December 2014