After setting myself a goal of taking part in a 5k run, the big day rolls around. I find out how my preparation – and committing to a goal – help me on the day.
I originally started a private blog years ago to make note of useful development bits and pieces. Nowadays there’s a little of everything here, from development and digital news to gaming and guitar stuff.
I’ve only gone and done it – I registered for a 5k race, finished it and survived. Not only that, but I was pleased with my time – the aching legs were totally worth it. It all started with a Japanese Daruma.
As the year draws to a close, I’m giving a few of my far-fetched predictions for tech and the digital world in 2015.
Using WordPress with Wamp can sometimes result in 404 / “page not found” errors. Changing your Apache settings in Wamp should fix this.
Allison’s boyfriend needed some scratches on his car covering temporarily. After she started covering the scuffs by doodling, he scrapped plans for a respray and let her cover the whole car.
Having signed up for a 5k later this year as part of my Epic Quest, I’ve been out running more and more lately. As Winter draws in, it’s videos like this one from Rob Taylor that keep me stoked.
Leeds is not short of great places to eat and drink, and now Leeds Indie Food are crowdfunding an amazing foodie event for 2015. With the help of Kickstarter, this event is looking to takeover the whole city – for two weeks.
Another weekly reading list, featuring a little self-promotion this time around! Grab yourself a hot beverage of choice and take a few minutes to go through some cool stuff I spotted lately.
Add tags to pages in WordPress with a quick fix in your functions file.
Adding excerpts to pages in WordPress is really easy. This small snippet in your functions file should do the job!
Lunchtime ice creams in 2012 and a chance reading of a Quora post in 2014 lead to a silly side-project and a way to try something new.
After forgetting the password for a WordPress install on localhost, I found a handy way to force a reset using your functions.php file.