Tomorrow morning at 9am I will being my trial employment period with Automattic, the creators of WordPress, as a Happiness Engineer. After three full days of training I will fit in an addition 30-40 hours a week of work in around my normal 8-5 office job for the next 4-6 weeks. I’m not terribly excited … Continue reading Starting my Happiness Trial Tomorrow
Last night, I met several Upstate-area bloggers at Coffee Underground for a meeting of the Greenville, SC WordPress Group . The organizers were Pamela Wood Browne and Chase Livingston. Pamela runs a private and small-class WordPress coaching service and Chase works for Automattic, the company responsible for WordPress.com--as opposed to WordPress.org. (What's the difference?) It … Continue reading Local WordPress Community
how this develops. I've always wanted to learn programming and serious web development (not just 1996 HTML with frames) and now seemed like the nexus of opportunity and desire. I've started a Ruby on Rails learning track at Treehouse.com. So far, I'm about half way through the course but haven't touched Ruby yet. I've spent … Continue reading Developing Me by Me Developing
Since the other blogs I write (UpstateLocal.com, GeekyFrugal.com) are on WordPress, I felt I should move my little personal blog here as well. I need to tweak the theme, though.