I recently built a Drupal site for a small (individual) client who wanted to host the site on a
MY REVIEW OF “DRUPAL: CREATING BLOGS, FORUMS, PORTALS AND COMMUNITY WEBSITES” BY DAVID MERCER
Recently, a friend that I commonly sub-contract with purchased a few copies of Drupal: Creating Blogs, Forums, Portals and Community Websites by David Mercer, and he sent one to me.
REVIEW OF RESTFUL PHP WEB SERVICES BOOK BY SAMISA ABEYSINGHE
I drank the REST Kool-Aid over a year ago and since then, I’ve been using the RESTful approach to building applications in Ruby on Rails.
FIXING SHIPCALC MODULE BUG IS AN EXAMPLE OF OVERRIDING DRUPAL FORMS
A customer on a newly launched Drupal e-commerce site I produced reported the following error: Please enter a valid ZIP Code for the sender. (error -2147219498) usps configuration error. Please notify the site administrator.
I possess over a decade of experience building custom applications and customizing off-the-shelf applications based on open source technologies, with particular emphasis in these areas:
Digital sset management
I possess a breadth and depth of expertise to engineer solutions that best fit your needs:
PHP, including Drupal, WordPress, MediaWiki, osCommerce, Magento, Gallery2, and Moodle
Ruby, including Ruby on Rails and JRuby
Python, including Django and Zope
MySQL, jQuery, Blueprint, and many others
I am also an experienced project manager, following tenets of both the Extreme Programming and Adaptive Software Development methodologies. I have applied these in my work at Cornell University and for Agile Enterprise Software, an independent software company I founded.
Before becoming a software developer, I worked for several years as a graphic designer and copy editor. I still use these skills today in my work, especially for Agile Enterprise Software.
Yup, I’m spamming my own blog…again. Earlier today on the handle-info mailing list, I made the
I possess over a decade of experience building custom applications and customizing off-the-shelf
Last night during one of my final email checks of the day, I got an email message from a recruiter.