Fornetto publishes to WordPress with Raspberry Pi and Python

Finally I took the time to clean up the Python code that publishes to images from the modified microwave toy to a WordPress site. I’m lying: the code is not clean at all but it serves its purpose… ship it! In the process I learned a few things about WordPress REST API, Python and the…

How To Use Vagrant And Git To Develop A WordPress Theme

  Sometimes I like to sit down and play with technology. My colleague Mike Shroder mentioned VVV a few weeks ago and I had to try it. Check out this tutorial I wrote on how to create a new WordPress site, use Vagrant and git to develop a new theme locally, then push the modifications…

Getting busy on the blog for the wrong reasons

I’ve been spending lots of time on this blog but not for good reasons. I’m currently under the attack of the nasty pharma hack and I can’t get things to work. I still haven’t identified the backdoor used to enter my wordpress installation. I’ve done all the necessary steps: cleaned the database, removed the offending…

Upgraded wordpress, closing the week

This Wordpress needed some maintainance, but this time instead of upgrading ‘manually’ I decided to use the Wordpress Automatic Upgrade Plugin: boy, it was fast and simple. It seems to be working fine.’  If you spot any glitches let me know. Now for me it’s time to go play with the RC minihelicopter and away…

Small changes to the blog

I’ve started the new tag system offered by Wordpress 2.3.1 a few weeks ago and I’ve also stopped using the categories. I left them on because I didn’t want to change the archives.’  I’m still looking for a way to deal with dual language posts: Wordpress seems not to support natively multiple languages (we talked…