5 Reasons Nonprofits Should Use WordPress

Nonprofits have a lot of choices when it comes to content management systems. There’s Blackbaud NetCommunity, Convio, (the first two are not open source) Drupal, Joomla, WordPress and more… It’s easy to become overwhelmed by those choices. Many of these systems have similarities, and often the right choice comes down to the individual needs of each […]

DK WordPress Theme 3.0

A few months ago, I set a few goals. One of them was to rebuild this site using WordPress’ 3.0’s custom post types and HTML 5, plus develop a mobile theme. Well, you’re looking at that site. Thanks for the awesome work of the Automattic theme team, I’ve got a new site, coded with HTML5 […]

Creating Content: Finding It Around Every Corner

Creating content often becomes an afterthought when planning a website. People want bells and whistles. Interactivity. Innovation. Well, none of that happens without good, solid content. That was the framework for the lightning talk I gave at last week’s WordPress DC Meetup. If you power through the the quick slideshow I put together below, you’ll […]

Extending WordPress Beyond

Last night, I attended a great Meetup with the WordPress DC group. Mitcho Erlewine gave a talk centered around smart WordPress development. Even though I’m not a developer in the traditional sense, more of a content guy wanting to learn more about code – I found the talk extremely beneficial. It wasn’t so much a […]

Welcome to a Brand New Site

Things have been kind of quiet around here. Man, I hate it when blog posts start that way. However, there’s good reason for the silence… New Look You’ll notice a brand new site design! I just completed the final tweaks yesterday, and wanted to make the official announcement. WordPress powers the back-end, and I used […]