How we live streamed the WPChelt meetup with StreamYard to keep the community connected

Last week, late on Friday afternoon, we decided to cancel our meetup. Given the meetup was on the following Wednesday it was a big ask to figure out how we would deliver something under the current circumstances. The current landscape is changing rapidly and with a growing number of people now working remotely it only […]

COVID-19 Conceptal Community Support Website using WordPress

Given the Covid-19 outbreak, I wanted to do something for the community using WordPress. With the concept of isolation upon us, I wondered if I could build something that might help those going into isolation and those who can help others in isolation in their local area. The idea is that anyone in the UK […]

WooCommerce how to make a user exempt from tax charges

I’ve been working on a WooCommerce project recently, the client asked if I could isolate certain users who would need to be exempt from being charged any tax or VAT on products sold through their WooCommerce shop. This particular shop was behind the standard WordPress login so it was simply a case of: adding a […]

Something I’ve discovered using Valet, monitoring Nginx Logs and changing Nginx Config settings

I’ve recently moved over to using Valet for local development, it had its ups and downs and has been a bit of a learning curve as I’m used to using Apache not Nginx as a web server. I’m really documenting this as my own handbook but if others can benefit from it then so be […]