On business and Facebook – Facebook F8

By Mendel / May 2, 2016 / 0 Comments

I made it to the Facebook Developer Conference (F8) on the way back from London As I boarded the massive Airbus 380 (the largest commercial passenger jet) en route from WordCamp London to the Facebook Developer Conference, I was giddy with excitement. This was an event of opportunity and recreation. An event that I was […]

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A Day of REST, the WordPress REST API conference

By Mendel / February 1, 2016 / 0 Comments

Feeling RESTful in London Ahhh London in January. It’s not usually the ideal place to spend a winter week, but there was something particularly special going on last week. January 28, 2016 marked the inaugural A Day of REST event, a new conference established to discuss how to build with the WordPress REST API. It was […]

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First thoughts on Nylas N1, the extensible, open source mail client

By Mendel / November 5, 2015 / 8 Comments

While Gmail,, Office 365, iCloud, and other web-based email applications have become ridiculously popular, many (I’m one of ’em) choose to continue to access email through traditional desktop apps like Microsoft Outlook, Mac Mail, Mozilla Thunderbird, and other less-used open source variants. The truth is, Microsoft Outlook and Mac Mail are still the goto […]

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A temporary solution for creating a responsive WordPress gallery

By Mendel / September 8, 2015 / 8 Comments

Have you ever noticed that default WordPress galleries aren’t responsive? When you set the number of columns for your gallery on the gallery settings modal, the number of columns that you initially assign are static. Ideally, when the screen size changes, so would the number of columns– breaking away until the smallest screen has one column of […]

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Being a GoDaddy evangelist — the what and why

By Mendel / February 24, 2015 / 1 Comment

I get the question what do you do for a living often, and it’s not always easy to answer.

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