Slides from WordCamp Baltimore – A Year of Learning (and Teaching) JavaScript Deeply

Today I had the chance to speak at WordCamp Baltimore 2016 about my last year of learning and teaching¬†JavaScript Deeply. I had a great time preparing the slides and getting everything ready and hopefully it all went well ūüôā ¬†I'll add up the video once its on WordPress.tv https://speakerdeck.com/zgordon/a-year-of-learning-and-teaching-javascript-deeply  

Learn How I Built the JavaScript for WordPress Master Course and Teaching Site on the “How I Built It Podcast”

"If you're looking to setup an online course just¬†grab this podcast!" I love hanging and chatting¬†Joe Casabona. ¬†Naturally, I was excited when¬†I found out he wanted to chat with me on his How I Built it Podcast¬†about how I built my¬†JavaScript for¬†WordPress Master Course. A lot of folks have asked me content related questions about … Continue reading Learn How I Built the JavaScript for WordPress Master Course and Teaching Site on the “How I Built It Podcast”

How to Save Wistia Video Player Speed in Local Storage with JavaScript, the Wistia API (and WordPress)

I love¬†Wistia, the professional video hosting company with amazing stats. ¬†I¬†have used them since early on and host all the¬†JavaScript for¬†WordPress videos with them. They¬†have had an API for a while that lets you control player speed. ¬†Recently, they¬†updated their player¬†¬†and added speed control right into the controls. However, there is no caching mechanism for … Continue reading How to Save Wistia Video Player Speed in Local Storage with JavaScript, the Wistia API (and WordPress)

Deciding What Development Tools to Teach in my JavaScript for WordPress Master Course

Since the beginning of 2016 I have been working on my¬†JavaScript for WordPress Master Course. ¬†In the first part of this course I¬†have a section on¬†JavaScript Development Tools. For the past few moons I have been trying to figure out exactly what¬†JavaScript Development Tools to include in this section and in what order to cover … Continue reading Deciding What Development Tools to Teach in my JavaScript for WordPress Master Course