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ShooFly Development and Design is the web studio of Joe Chellman. Over the past fifteen+ years, ShooFly has been making affordable, excellent websites using some of the best and most well-regarded technology around (and sometimes from scratch). More recently, Joe has published video training on JavaScript, Drupal, and WordPress through the publishers lynda.com, O'Reilly, Peachpit, and here at ShooFly. He is also co-author of the book Getting Started with Macaw and served as technical editor for Write Modern Web Apps with the MEAN Stack.

Write Your Own WordPress Plugins!

Creating Plugins to Extend WordPress cover image I'm pleased to announce my first course with O'Reilly, whose books I've read for years. If you've wanted to start writing plugins for the world's most popular open source content management system, or if you've been avoiding it because you think it might be too hard, check it out. You'll go through several real-world examples, building up several simple plugins from scratch. This video course is available for download or streaming from O'Reilly and their partner Infinite Skills. Find out more here »

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Configuring PhpStorm to debugging command line PHP scripts (March 4, 2017)

Working for years with Drupal's command-line tool drush, and more recently with Laravel's artisan, I've had occasion to interface with Xdebug in my favorite IDE, PhpStorm. Here's how I am currently working with all of these tools together.

Incidentally, if you've never tried a real debugger in your projects, you can check out my talk from WordCamp Orange County, "Let's Debug for...

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