Tag: organization

A Strategy for Organizing WordPress Theme Functions

I’ve adopted a similar strategy to Tom. I use functions.php as a bootloader of sorts for all of my theme-specific dependencies. Breaking out things like Custom Post Type/Taxonomy registration from other logic like Walkers has proven to be extremely helpful both when initially building & revisiting projects down the line.

Posted: May 01, 2014

Better Answers & How I Learned to Defrag My Brain

I love that this concept now has a label in my mind. I’ve often wondered what it is I like so much about OmniFocus. Truth be told trying to manage and organize all of these seemingly menial tasks constantly looks to be wicked tedious from the outside. Somehow I stick with it and reading this […]

Posted: January 28, 2013

Improving Your Process: Thinking More About Your CSS

It’s important to constantly improve yourself, even when you’ve become completely comfortable with it. CSS is a simple technology, but putting proper thought behind it can make a stylesheet beautiful.

Posted: June 01, 2009

CSS Organization Methods and Writing Style

There are many ways to organize and optimize your CSS. This document discusses some of those methods.

Posted: September 01, 2008

Improving Your Process: CSS Techniques Part 2

Nearly a year ago, I jotted down a few CSS techniques that I use day to day. Some tips included controlling browser defaults, avoiding box model headaches, stylesheet organization, and using a color glossary. I find myself using many of these techniques a year later, but had some updates that might make the lives of some a bit easier.

Posted: January 14, 2008

Improving Your Process: 9 Ways to Improve Yourself

Offering a short list of ways I feel can help you become a better designer/developer. In the spirit of the Improving Your Process theme as well as 9rules, I present: 9 Ways to Improve Yourself as a Web Designer/Developer. This list strays from the technical side of things and sticks to a more generalized overview of your process as a whole.

Posted: July 30, 2007

Improving Your Process: Templating and Theming

Templating and theming is a great way to help Improve Your Process by giving a solid foundation to work from, as well as providing a way to future proof your websites.

Posted: June 04, 2007