WordCamp Las Vegas

headervegasAre you going to WordCamp Las Vegas? I am. But don’t let that stop you from attending! WordCamps are awesome for a variety of reasons. Mostly it’s to get your learn on, meet some new folks and come away energized.

I’ll be speaking at WordCamp Vegas this year. It’s my first time speaking at this camp and I’m super excited. The event is being organized by some awesome folks, as usual. They’ve been doing it for five years running and few people do it better than them, at least that’s what my fellow WordPress peeps tell me. John Hawkins, one of the organizers, also co-organized GiveCamp Las Vegas and the guy is tops, so it’ll be good to see him again, too!

I’ll be talking about WordPress Theme Development,…

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Some Like it Neat

So, I ran 9 miles today. I took a nap and for the last few hours I’ve burned away on a starter theme. It’s called ‘Some Like it Neat’ and you can fork it here, on Github.

The project isn’t a big deal. It’s, like many projects, just something I’m toying around with. I want to build a lean starter theme with a little more stuff in it than something like Underscores provides. As of this writing, my blog is running an early, early version of the theme.

Who gives a shit and why are you doing this?

Your mom? For more than a year now, I’ve been rolling themes from starter themes and it’s been a lot of fun and I’ve learned so much by doing so. Previously I was a big Genesis fanboy and I still am. It’s…

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