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So you wanna create an eco-friendly website?

This doesn’t seem to be something many people are thinking about – yet. But its certainly of interest to me. The web, by its very nature, is a net-negative for the environment. It exponentially grows at a near-inconceivable scale, and with that comes an ever-growing demand for power. This isn’t even factoring in web-adjacent technologies … Read more

Fixing a 502 / bad gateway error if you’re running NGINX

I came across this issue when trying to switch between users in a WordPress multi site installation. After some research it looked as though configuring NGINX buffers may solve the problem – and it did. In my case the issue presented itself on a Plesk installation on Vultr. If you’re getting something similar, then when … Read more

What’s going on here?

Essentially, motivation by way of necessity. Months/years go by, and I’m still trying to find the time to refresh this website. I’ve been trying to find the time for years (yes, I kid you not). I finally concluded that if I didn’t put myself in a situation where my live site wasn’t in a fit … Read more

How much will it cost? How long will it take?

These are the two most common questions I receive, which isn’t surprising. I don’t know of a way to 100%, accurately, predict costs and time frames in this industry. Web development projects are highly susceptible to scope creep. In the interests of transparency, and out of respect for my craft, my desire to do the … Read more

COVID 19 Update

It’s business as usual Well, at least as normal as possible, so if you have any updates, questions or concerns during this time – please reach out. The reality is I work in self-isolation three days a week anyway (which means I work from home, with my cats) so not a lot has changed for … Read more