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Steve Blackmon promised me page one rankings

I got an email today which read:

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Speed up your WooCommerce Store

A few days ago, a long post about speeding up WooCommerce went live @ the Silicon Dales website. Check it out at the link if you’re interested in some ways in which you can get some speed gains for a WooCommerce store (or WordPress site for that matter).

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Answered first question on Stack Exchange in nearly 5 years!

I just posted an answer onto Stack Exchange for the first time in nearly 5 years… you can find my WordPress Stack Exchange profile here, and as you can see, its named for Silicon Dales…

I wonder if they ever got around to setting up any kind of “teams” functionality!?

Guess I could post a question onto SE.

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Upgraded to PHP 7.2, without losing an eye

I upgraded this site to PHP 7.2 and nothing broke at all… which was nice.

 

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WordPress is now driving 30%+ of the web!

Just in today: WordPress now accounts for 30% of the web, as well as a dominant 60.2% of all websites which use any kind of Content Management System (CMS).

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A review of Codeable

I posted a really long review of Codeable over at Silicon Dales. It was so long, I’m publishing a post which links to it from here, just in case you missed it, and wanted to find out more about the WordPress outsourcing platform, Codeable.

If you’re also looking for codeable.io reviews, below I give a few of my personal experiences with the WordPress outsourcing platform.

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Giggs has the best Fire in the Booth

Giggs has the best Fire in the Booth. My opinion.

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The Best, Correct, Right and Only ;) way to update WordPress or WooCommerce!

As you may or may not be able to glean from my facetious title – its got a 😉 in it for this reason – I don’t think there is an only, right, best or most correct way to do really anything… all developers and store managers will find their own path.

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The ¯\_(ツ)_/¯ Shrug Emoji – 🤷

Sometimes, in a developer Slack chat, you want to shrug. For those times, this, to copy and paste…

¯\_(ツ)_/¯

That is all for today.

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Changing habits in online shopping – smart homes, IoT & automated shopping

In the past. The oldendays. You know, that bricks and mortar world in which the corporeal and the incorporeal were much less, well, combined, we would do things like create lists, and go to the shops to buy the things on those lists.