Bowsley is… live!

Folks – I’m really excited to share that I’ve launched version 1 of Bowsley. It’s a tool built on top of Laravel Forge that automates the collection of hosting fees from clients. It also automatically handles late payments by temporarily disabling the website after a configurable grace period has passed. I built it to solve… Continue reading Bowsley is… live!

Copying Font Awesome Fonts with Laravel Elixir

For some reason, I always have trouble setting up Font Awesome (quickly) with Laravel & Elixir. It’s three easy steps. Pull in font-awesome with npm or yarn Import Font Awesome’s stylesheets in your app.scss file Copy Font Awesome’s font files to your public directory Configure Elixir to do this automatically for you in your gulpfile: This… Continue reading Copying Font Awesome Fonts with Laravel Elixir

Learning the Language

I wrote an article about how learning the language of the business should effect your code over at BRND WGN. One way to alleviate the problem with ‘naming’ in programming is to write code using the jargon of your client’s business. With every new skill, comes a new bundle of terms that separate the complete… Continue reading Learning the Language