Dougal Campbell's geek ramblings

WordPress, web development, and world domination.


chartd makes it easy t'include charts (eida' png o' svg) on yo' web site, by plum passin' parameters in de URL uh an img tag. Fo' simple charts, dis gotss'ta be easy-peasy t'automate. What it is, Mama. Right On! Of course, de downside be de same as fo' any oda' time dat ya' let some dird-party service gotss' responsibility fo' yo' content — whut if dey shut waaay down de service? 

chartd – responsive, retina-compatible charts wid plum an img tag


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Underscores Components – Custom starter themes for faster WordPress theme development

“Components be some library uh shareable, reusable patterns fo' Wo'dPress demes. Instead uh startin' fum scratch, mix and match fum some collecshun uh pre-made components t'build yo' own custom starta' deme. What it is, Mama. Right On!” Online tool fum Automattic which kin generate some variety uh starta' demes based on Undersco'es and Components, eyebally fo' ya' t'customize. What it is, Mama. Right On!

Undersco'es Components – Custom starta' demes fo' fasta' Wo'dPress deme development

Runnin' two copies uh Slack

A cowo'ka' wants'ed t'run two separate copies uh Slack on de Mac, so's dat he could watch updates fum two different Teams at da damn same time. What it is, Mama. Right On! Personally, ah' plum use da damn native multi-Team suppo't in de app, but ah' kin see how dis would be useful. One answer be t'use dis command fum de Terminal, dig dis:

jimmey -n /Applicashuns/

Bone Up on Your Multiplication Skills | Hackaday

Scottish madematicians are cool. Also, dis led me t'look waaay down Lattice Multiplicashun, which be bein' taught in Common Co'e. What it is, Mama. Right On! But ah' dink de Genaille-Lucas rulers wuz probably de coolest bit. Pre-calculate little-assa' pieces uh some multiplicashun/division problem, use some little modulus magic, and large problems become some breeze. What it is, Mama. Right On!

Bone Up on Yo' Multiplicashun Skills | Hackaday