Date Archives May 2019

Be Like The Sun

My wife often calls be “annoyingly positive” about everything, but that is not all I am. In fact some of my positive outlook and input is just for show, when in reality I am struggling. I know I really shouldn’t portray anything other than what I really feel, there is absolutely nothing wrong with not…

Why A Newsletter

It seems like something from the dark ages of the internet. A tool used to communicate before we had social media, thousands of messaging apps (50,000 from Google) and even RSS – yet newsletters are still a considerable part of a brand and individuals communication, and I’ve started one. Not because I had more to…

Bear Notes App And Publishing To WordPress

Did I ever mention how much I like writing in Bear? Pretty sure I did, but this latest update was possibly the best timing ever, it allows me to publish new blog posts really easy to WordPress. Text Bundle The ‘magic’ behind this is exporting in text bundle. The updated app now exports plain text…

How To Add Twitter Cards To WordPress

Sharing previews are yet another thing missing from Wordpress which should really be included by now. It’s dead easy to install a plugin and have it all done for you, but why bother with slowing down your site with needless plugins when you can add a tiny bit of code to your functions file. add_action(‘wp_head’,…

In Brief: Huawei And ARM

There has already been hundreds of thousands fo words written on this already – but also lots of miss information and half truths. The basics of this are: ARM are believed to have instructed staff to stop working with Huawei going forward. This has been semi-confirmed by Huawei but the future remains unclear. Huawei obtained…