Blog Revamp

I’m a bugger for leaving half-filled websites littered around the web. Whenever I come up with a new idea I buy at least two domain names for it, design a website, grab my social media pages so that no-one yoinks the names.. and then never have time to update any of them. It’s starting to…

OpenCart ‘Shipping Method Required’ bug

I’ve been working a lot in OpenCart again and running into some frustrating errors while I’m at it. I’m using the latest version 3.0.2 just in case you were wondering 😉 One of them was that quite often I’d be getting a ‘Shipping method required!’ error when trying to checkout even after I’d picked a…

7 Years

Today is the seven-year anniversary of when I started my first company. In the next year we’ll see if you can get a 7-year itch from work as well as marriage, but so far so good. Here are a few things I’ve learned in the last seven years. 1. Don’t undersell yourself. If someone tries…

Getting Organised

Getting Organised

Some days are just nuts. Today was one of those days where the phone didn’t stop ringing, emails came thick and fast and even my FB messenger was pinging with more work and responsibility boooo-ringggg.

Stop Malware Showing in WordPress

I’ve been battling against a particularly nasty and smart piece of malware recently and I don’t mind admitting that I’m a bit tired of it and wish it would bugger off. During this process, I wanted to stop scripts/malware running in the front-end of WordPress. You’d think that’d be a pretty common thing but I…

Nerdy-Joy and Great Customers

There are a lot of moments when I am really grateful for being able to support myself doing something I love doing. Yesterday one of my customer sites was hacked. Now, of course, I’m not thrilled about that. In fact, I’d prefer it never happened, but it was just a matter of time with such…