“It works!” DesktopServer not working solution for Apache on Mac

I am not sure what I did to cause this problem, but recently, all of my DesktopServer server sites, including localhost began displaying the message: "It works!" I contacted the lovely folks at DesktopServer and got this quick fix (for Macs): https://gist.github.com/zgordon/2cd1c671eab3353ce7d8b2fc88a0695f This solved the problem and I'm back up and running.¬† Since I couldn't … Continue reading “It works!” DesktopServer not working solution for Apache on Mac

Data Visualization Talk at WooConf

Wow!¬† What an honor to attend the 3rd annual WooConf!¬† Last year I did a workshop on WooCommerce Theme Development.¬† This year it was all¬†JavaScript, API, and Data Visualization. https://twitter.com/BFTrick/status/921481970315542528 I was a little unsure going into the event how the talk would go.¬† Originally it was a workshop using the Woo API and Chart.js … Continue reading Data Visualization Talk at WooConf

Teaching JavaScript Deeply at WordCamp San Jos√© 2017

Zac Gordon Advanced JavaScript Topics Talk at WordCamp San JoseŐĀ Costa Rica

¬°Pura Vida! Is the best way to start my review of attending WordCamp San Jos√© (formally WordCamp Costa Rica). Organizers Roberto Remedios¬†and Alfredo "El Puas"¬†invited me to do a workshop at WordCamp San Jos√© 2017¬†earlier this year while we were all hanging out at WordCamp Miami (also a¬†great camp to attend). What started as a¬†JavaScript … Continue reading Teaching JavaScript Deeply at WordCamp San Jos√© 2017

Workshopalooza at WordCamp Denver 2017

This weekend I had the opportunity to attend WordCamp Denver, a great example of a well attended and run local camp. ¬†The first day included two tracks of great talks. ¬†The second day featured 13 different workshops (including one from me on¬†JavaScript + WP REST API). Site SEO Checkup Flexbox Defining, Mapping and (Sometimes) Automating … Continue reading Workshopalooza at WordCamp Denver 2017

WordPress DC 2017 – HTML, CSS and JavaScript Workshops

This weekend we had the first ever¬†WordCamp DC. ¬†I have been part of the DC WordPress Community since it's early days so it felt wonderful to have such a great 3 Day ~500 People Inaugural Event. On the third day of the event we had 6 workshops running concurrently with Contributor Day: Beginning WordPress Beginning … Continue reading WordPress DC 2017 – HTML, CSS and JavaScript Workshops

WordCamp Orange County 2017 JavaScript, Vue, React, Redux, GraphQL & WordPress API Workshops

Wow #WCOC I have had the wonderful opportunity to attend a number of WordCamps, so it is always exciting when I attend a new (to me) amazing WordCamp. WordCamp Orange County 2017 was one of those Camps. https://twitter.com/zgordon/status/873568643178737667 Props to all of the organizers and attendees for representing so well the diverse and deep nature … Continue reading WordCamp Orange County 2017 JavaScript, Vue, React, Redux, GraphQL & WordPress API Workshops

How to Redirect to Custom Page After Completing a LearnDash Course

One of the features I recently finished for the¬†my redesign of my¬†JavaScript for¬†WordPress¬†site was to have users taken to a special page once they complete a course. You can do this a number of ways, but here is how I did it:   1. Setup Congratulations Pages for Each Course The first thing I¬†did was … Continue reading How to Redirect to Custom Page After Completing a LearnDash Course