I’m a Web Developer.

I have over ten years of experience designing WordPress themes and plugins for multisite deployments in higher education.


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Recent Posts

  • Restrict post to WordPress user

    Over the that weekend I had been using WordPress to take notes at WordCamp Orange County and realized that WordPress’ block editor is useful as a note taking environment. But what If I don’t want these notes to be public?

  • Creating a custom attachment loop for images and other files in WordPress

    While building an attachment.php template for a project I opted to customize the loop to properly display an image within a figure tag and the caption within figcaption to aid accessibility. Additionally if the file is not an image it will provide a button that can be styled along with a mime type. The following […]

  • Twenty Nineteen Child Theme

    This theme was created by Joseph Dickson to add additional features for use on my personal websites. Feel free to learn from this code, reuse it. Even make fun of how poorly written it may be. Features Version 1.0.1 Added Open Graph support. Theme will use the custom logo set in the customizer. Theme will […]

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