COVID19 Diary: Week 4

Currently the US has 325,000 cases with 122,056 in NY state and 67,551 in the City itself. The country as a whole has begun to shift mindsets and realize that this is not the flu, and it is not going to come and go quickly....

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COVID19 Diary: Week 3

Currently the US has 140,000 cases with 60,679 in NY state. Sunday, March 22nd, was the first day of PAUSE, meaning all non-essential businesses have to stop. Sadly, this means that our favorite Fruit Stand closed up.  All of the Halal carts stopped coming. Nail salons, barbershops, and even Starbucks are all closed for business....

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COVID19 Diary: Week 2

I'm writing this again on Saturday, at the end of the week. Currently the US has 24,665 cases, with 11,645 in NY state and 7,800 in the City itself. The City itself has really taken the social Isolation to heart this week. One day this week, a NYC subway tweeted that it had 3.7Million less riders compared to the same date last year....

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COVID19 Diary: Week 1

I'm going to start doing a diary of whats happening daily, at this point NYC might be put under heavy quarantine so a journal might be interesting if things hit the fan. If you find this interesting hit me up on twitter! As of saturday, New York State has 525 confirmed cases, with 183 in the city....

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How to use ACF checkboxes in a WP Query

Recently I found myself needing to Query a group of Posts (Custom Post Types actually). I had created an ACF Checkbox called Tours, and there were 3 types of Tours: Guided, Unguided, and Pre-booked (The only one where you had to pay/get tickets). So I wanted to create a page with only the Pre-Booked Tours....

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How to fix broken Admin Styles for Roots Themes

The Fix

In Fall of 2019, Wordpress 5.3.0 was released. If you have an old theme built on Roots (Sage before it was redeveloped), then your site backend is a hot mess right now. Thankfully, the fix is easy enough if you can access the theme in an editor....

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Tips For Setting up Sage 9

A month ago, I switched my theme development to Sage (version 9). I've been using an ancient build slowly upgraded over the years, and wasn't the epitome of proper development. It even had a LESS compiler in php....

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Using a Raspberry Pi to create a Groupme Bot

I recently had a good friend who is in a group chat forget to tell us something. So to remind him. I created a groupme bot that sends him the same message every hour, on the hour. Here's a breakdown of what I did....

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Google Analytics tutorial guide

Google Analytics is a great tool for understanding how people use and utilize your site. We’ve built this guide to provide a simple overview of the key terms Google Analytics uses to describe the behavior of users on your site....

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