Getting my head around inheritance in PHP

If you’re like me and are used to writing a lot of JavaScript, but only write a limited amount of PHP, mainly using PHP frameworks or applications like WordPress etc, You might share the same confusion around certain things like: Public, private and protected variables, the difference between isset() and empty() as well as some other weird PHP stuff.

Email client CSS support

For the last few weeks I’ve been working a contract for JD Sports in Bury UK. During my time here, I’ve been asked to build a LOT of emails (boring, but no worries).

As we’re all aware, coding for email clients is like coding for 90’s browsers, and nothing is ever the same between them. Because of this, I needed some help. I could remember a link that one of my ex colleges had sent me. I think now is a perfect time to share this Ultimate Guide to CSS support in email clients.

Finding Time – Updates on What I’ve been up to

It’s been a while since I wrote a blog post here. Trying to find time to share the thing I learn isn’t the easiest thing in the world. I’ve been up to all kinds recently keeping me busy. So instead of trying to get up to date with posts and writing new articles about all the stuff I’ve learned, I thought I’d just try and cram it all into one blog post and briefly go over each point. I’m still probably forgetting stuff.

Creating custom widgets in WordPress

I’ve only just found out how to actually do this. I thought it would be really difficult and I would need to learn more PHP before I could even start to understand it. Turns out, I was wrong. Sometimes I just need a push. When there’s a situation that I need to learn something to get a task done, I find it a lot easier to learn. So let me show you…