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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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React Routing with Apache (November 20, 2018)

I've been working on a single page app in React for the past several months, currently in alpha testing. It uses React Router to handle its routing, and is bootstrapped with Create React App, which makes getting started as easy as they tell you. One thing that came up in testing deals with the way routing works when deployed to a web server running Apache (or nginx, but this project is on Apache) — once you've loaded up React, the app is navigable just...

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