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Almost there

Redesigning Plugin Planet is one the most challenging things I’ve done online. Almost there, about another two weeks ’til launch.

Mouse Rat

I could listen to Mouse Rat all day.

Thanks Apple

Thanks Apple for pushing out your massive 3 GB macOS updates because GarageBand. Oh, and Podcasts.

Affinity Designer opening upside down images

Weird bug with Affinity Designer. If images are opening upside down, click View ▸ Reset Rotation and problem solved.

Hearty Laugh

Had a good laugh today when I saw this in a support email: “In observance of Arbor Day our team will be out of the office on Friday, April 30th.” Lol Arbor Day.

Facebook going downhill fast

Just spent a few minutes scrolling thru FB, almost every ad was pushing the va×.

Force hide mac apps

On macOS when an app won’t hide, you can force it by holding the ⌥ (option) key and clicking anywhere on the desktop.

Heavy into redesign

Currently having a blast redesigning Plugin Planet, so much work so little time.

BBQ Pro Review

Thanks to David McCan over at WebTNG for the awesome BBQ Pro review.

Mini vacation

Enjoyed a nice mini-vacation with my fam. Great way to recharge and regroup.

Interview at ThemeIsle

Nice little interview with yours truly over at ThemeIsle. WordPress, web dev & more!

16 Years

Perishable Press celebrating 16 years online! An incredible, rewarding journey.

Wutsearch Review

Thanks to Nicholas Ferrell for his excellent and thorough review of Wutsearch search-engine launchpad.

RSS FTW

Great article about using RSS as a Facebook alternative. I use RSS/feeds for news every day. Facebook, not so much.

Linux shopping

Any Linux users reading? Would love to get input on which distro to go with. Thinking Ubuntu to start because of its popularity.

Apple SUCKS

Apple really disappoints by *forcing* two-factor authentication on its users.

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Perishable Press is operated by Jeff Starr, a professional web developer and book author with two decades of experience. Here you will find posts about web development, WordPress, security, and more »
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Working on a new book :)
LinkedIn decided to replace my highly rated video course on WP security. For a limited time the course is still available to *logged-in* users via direct URL.
I enjoy listening to original Star Trek and NG episodes while working online. After a while it feels like I’m working on the ship as part of the crew, going on adventures.
New version (2.6) of my shapeSpace starter theme now available! Always free & open source for everyone :)
Finished updating all of my books! As always, book owners can download the latest versions for FREE :)
W3C.org has a very thorough list of accessibility tools.
The more you wake up, the more you realize you are still asleep.
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