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At the end of September (September 25th – 27th, to be exact), I’ll be hanging out with a lot of other great people at WordCamp Tampa.

As of now, the schedule is still being put together, so I don’t know any more details than what you can find on the website; however, there is one event that I think anyone who is coming. should consider attending: A live code audit.

In short, it’s your code in front of a panel of other people critiquing it in front of all of your peers. Sounds scary, right?

Years ago, I used to think so – but then I realized just how great code reviews can be and I urge anyone who is writing code for a living to have someone else review their work.

/ August 18, 2015 / Comments Off on The Grumpy Developer Podcast Revisited

The Grumpy Developer Podcast Revisited

Earlier this year, I was invited to be on the The Grumpy Developer Podcast. It was a lot of fun, I really enjoyed my time on the show, and Mike – the host – and I hit it off.

Fast forward a few weeks and I was invited back on to the show for another conversation about a variety of different things all of which were programming related.

Over the past few weeks, Pagely has been running a series of blog posts in which they highlight people who are involved in WordPress in some capacity and, as of yesterday, I had the honor to be featured on the blog.

For the past few years, one of the areas of WordPress that has interested me the most is the area of the WordPress Coding Standards. Specifically, it’s one area in which I’ve tried to contribute and it’s one area in which I’ve talked about at my local WordCamp. To say that I think they are a little important would […]

/ June 30, 2015 / Comments Off on My Time On The Grumpy Developer Podcast

My Time On The Grumpy Developer Podcast

Last week, I talked about The Grumpy Developer podcast, what it’s about, and why I like it. For those who didn’t read the post or who just happen to be stumbling across this page, here’s the gist of the podcast: If you’re a designer or project manager, you can consider me your friendly developer translator. I’m […]