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Starting an Etsy shop

My girlfriend has made some really cool creations during the Holidays as gifts for our family. In fact, she made a variety of felt foods, a dog coat, and a set of plush owl pillows. Due to the fact…

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How to translate a Magento theme in six easy steps

I’ve been pretty busy at work these last few weeks, but that doesn’t mean I have given up working on any of my learning projects. I’ve begun to translate a Magento theme. I was afraid at first, but translating…

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Only tip you need for choosing a Magento theme

I’ve been playing around with Magento for a few months now. I’ve used a handful of different themes, learn to install them, modify layouts, design static blocks, upload products in a few different ways, and a lot of other…

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How to filter multiple RSS feeds with SimplePie

As for installing SimplePie, it was a relatively painless operation. I was able to install the RSS library using Softaculous. This install comes with a working demo which I decided to modify to fit my needs, instead of starting…

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Troubleshooting a massive link reclamation project

Now that the weekend is here, it’s time for some more development posts. My goals for the this weekend are: Create a site taking advantage of SimplePie. Get a decent Magento eCommerce store running without bugs Continue learning Corona…

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Are link building personas deceptive?

I’m not going to lie and say that using link building personas isn’t sketchy. Trying to lie to yourself by making half-assed arguments claiming personas are neither fundamentally deceptive nor necessarily deceptive won’t make those statements any true. Fundamentally…