How To Keep Your Copyright Date Updated Programmatically On Your Website or Online Store

We’ve been hard at work developing a Shopify integration for a client that’s quite robust and complex… more to come on that when we publish it. With all the development we’re doing, I was embarrassed when I was testing their site to see the copyright notice in the footer was out of date… showing last year instead of this year. It was a simple oversight as we had coded a text input field to display

CometChat: A Text, Group Text, Voice, and Video Chat API and SDKs

Whether you’re building a web application, Android app, or iOS app, enhancing your platform with the ability for your customers to chat with your internal team is an incredible way to improve customer experience and deepen engagement with your organization. CometChat enables developers to build a reliable and full-featured chat experience into any mobile or web app. Features include 1-to-1 Text Chat, Group Text Chat, Typing & Read Indicators, Single Sign-On (SSO), Voice & Video

UPS API Endpoints and Sample PHP Test Code

We’re working with a WooCommerce client right now whose UPS shipping address validation and shipping cost calculations stopped working. The first issue we identified was the UPS shipping plugin they had was outdated and the core domain for the company that developed it had malware… that’s never a good sign. So, we purchased the WooCommerce UPS plugin since it’s well-supported by the developers of Woocommerce. With the site not validating addresses nor integrating shipping, our

WordPress: Create Sidebars Automatically For Each Category

I’ve been simplifying this site to improve speed times and to attempt to monetize the site better without irritating my readers. There are multiple ways that I’ve monetized the site… here they are from most to least lucrative: Direct sponsorships from partner companies. We work on collective strategies that incorporate everything from webinars to social media shares to promote their events, products, and/or services. Affiliate marketing from an array of affiliate platforms. I scour and

5 Interactive Email Design Elements that Increase Click-Through Rates

I’m not sure there’s anything more frustrating than programming an email and ensuring it works or all exceptions are handled across all email clients. The industry truly needs to have a standard for email functionality just as they’ve accomplished with browsers. If you open up any well-designed, responsive email that looks great across browsers you’ll find a hodgepodge sequence of hacks to get it working and looking as good as possible. And even then you’ll