In a few words: Awesome. Educational. Empowering. My experience working with the team at Automattic has been invaluable. As a self-taught developer, it was exactly what I needed. It’s an education in WordPress theme development directly from the source — the talented folks that have built the most popular website content management system in the
I was messing around a few months ago clearing out old client accounts from my Media Temple account. I deleted a few databases that I didn’t think contained anything of importance — I was wrong. I realized a couple days later that I had deleted my old freelance portfolio site, Muku Studios; the Hawaii adventure
Living on an island and working from home can get pretty lonely. Coworking is a great alternative!
Blogs are cool. I have one. If you’re reading this, you’re reading one — obviously.
Owning a business or being self-employed has its advantages. However, losing yourself in the work is far too easy, because it never ends. How much you make is determined by your own time, efforts and innovations. Nobody is blowing the whistle at the end of the day, except maybe your wife. My business requires me
Every bike I have owned in my adulthood has been stolen — from my porch in Orlando, from a palm tree in Hawaii, and now from my garage in La Jolla. I might as well start a non-profit, supplying the homeless, junkies and punk-ass kids with bike transportation. Last night I fell asleep on the
Once upon a time, in 2009, we created a Facebook page for Organic Themes, and well… it’s gone practically untouched until now (3 years later). Check out the updated page. Give us a “like” or leave a comment. Our last comment was nice, a year ago: “You may have given up on Facebook, but we
I’m not the best surfer in the world, but man, I love it! These are some of favorite places to surf after moving around the country for the past 10 years.
Responsive is the latest buzz word in the web world, and most people using the word have no clue what it means. It’s being perpetuated as the next great thing in web design. While responsive layouts have their place, I’m not convinced it’s a great solution for every WordPress theme. The trend might last a
I grew up in Florida, I became a man in Hawaii, and California is new to me. There’s no rule book for having the freedom to live and work virtually anywhere in the world. It’s a relatively new concept, and while it should feel like complete freedom, sometimes it just feels like complete confusion. It’s
Once upon a time I lived in La Jolla. It was chilly and overcast often compared to Hawaii and Florida, but I loved it!