#wpmom and the WordPress Community

I have been involved in the WordPress community for about 6-7 years, and I’ve always been impressed with the people that I’ve met. Coming from a .NET programming background, the WordPress community could not have been more different. I’m not bashing on .NET, it’s just that with the advent of social media, specifically Twitter, I’ve …

How would YOU build this solution?

In my organization, we have a 24×7 help desk, and they asked me to create a custom theme for their use to track system outages, and provide daily summaries to upper management. This will be on a WordPress Multisite installation and the subsite will be private for only the helpdesk and management. I first installed …

Programatically Changing Users’ Roles in WordPress Multisite

Background: I inherited three different WordPress installations (each one on a separate closed network) from a developer that was leaving our contract for a government civilian position.  I had a grand total of five days to pick his brain about WordPress, and our infrastructure.  It sucked, greatly. We had two custom Roles in our installations: …

You Can Help, You Just Might Not Know It Yet

I have been a WordPress developer for about 3 years, coming from a .NET background. I run three different installations of (finally) WordPress 3.2.1 on three separate networks. I converse on a daily basis with some of the best and brightest of WordPress developers, from the hobbyist to the WordPress core developers. I have been …