So You Want to be a Programmer

In my quest to become a programmer (coming from the world of marketing and product management), I am sometimes asked by my fellow newbies what it takes to get to a point where you’re ready to take on a programming role. Not that I’m the expert, but I’ve given it some thought around what really […]

Google Spreadsheets: COUNT with Multiple Values in Cells

It’s been more than two years since I wrote a post on using Google Spreadsheets to use COUNT and FILTER in tandem to count values with multiple conditions. Circling back, it does very well at allowing you to count when you need to validate multiple conditions. However, it falls apart the minute that your data […]

Octocat Attacks: Our entry for the GitHub Game Off

Near the end of October, a blog post from GitHub caught my eye, entitled: GitHub Game Off. In short, GitHub was running a competition for game developers to build their games, host their code on GitHub, and have it loosely based on a git concept (forking, branching, etc). We were free to build it however […]

Gallery Separation with WordPress Lightbox Gallery Plugin

While working on a friend’s blog, I ran into a bit of a problem with having multiple Lightbox galleries on a page in WordPress: all images on a page will be in the same gallery despite being from different posts. It would basically mean that clicking on an image from one post’s gallery will allow […]