Kategorie: Tech

  • Professional Web Analytics

    Professional Web Analytics

    One does not have to suck up to Google & Co. or try to apply some magic SEO-Snakeoil in order to be diligent about professional web performance and search-engine friendlyness. Google doesn’t like people trying to trick them into higher pageranking and they are fast at retaliation and downmodding ranks a few thousand points when…

  • The Vala Programming Language

    The Vala Programming Language

    There’s no lack of programming languages, that’s for sure. The last two decades have seen a surge of sophisticated new-generation PLs that have rocked quite a few boats and have set the tone for an update of 90ies microcomputer programming. Purely functional programming has moved out of the niche and the academic world and become…

  • WordPress 5.5

    WordPress 5.5

    WordPress 5.5 ist erschienen und wird gerade weltweit ausgeliefert. In diesem Release sind viele Features integriert, die sonst nur durch externe Module und Erweiterungen möglich waren. Hier eine detailierte Übersicht:

  • Gitea – A very good Web Git GUI

    Gitea – A very good Web Git GUI

  • Web UI Libraries

    Web UI Libraries

    Here are some classic Web UI Libraries for regular HTML/CSS/JS setups without fancy virtual DOM stuff attached. Enjoy! Bulma Materialize Foundation Skeleton PureCSS Groundwork Bootstrap

  • React UI Libraries

    React UI Libraries

    Here’s a comprehensive list of React UI Libraries for your next complex non-trivial ReactJS project: Grommet (GitHub) PrimeReact (GitHub) ReactSuite (GitHub) OnsenUI (GitHub) React Bootstrap (GitHub) Ant Design (GitHub) Material UI (GitHub) Blueprint JS (GitHub) Semantic UI for React (GitHub) Evergreen (GitHub) Chakra UI (GitHub) Rebass (GitHub)

  • Bootstrap is still going strong. And have you checked ReactStrap?

    Bootstrap is still going strong. And have you checked ReactStrap?

    The VDOM craze may have you think that Bootstrap is dead. It isn’t. It’s as powerful as ever that the first-class citizenship of Popper.js and an ever evolving jQuery still make it the grandmaster of go-to toolkits for getting good Web-UIs done quickly. It also works very neatly together with virtual DOM libraries such as…

  • Overview of jQuery Ajax Call Parameters

    Overview of jQuery Ajax Call Parameters

    It doesn’t always have to be ReactJS or virtual DOM. For most tasks and functions, jQuery still is perfectly fine, especially if it’s a current version of the 3.x branch and allready integrated and loaded into your environment. Here’s a cheat-sheet Overview of jQuery Ajax Call Parameters:

  • WordPress REST API

    WordPress REST API

    A key component for professional non-trivial enterprise web-application development with WordPress is the WordPress REST API. A solid application interface for decoupled frontends and adjacent services in a non-monolithic and/or headless environment with WordPress as the key component at the center.

  • PHP The Right Way

    PHP The Right Way

    Eine Website die ganz der systematischen Erlernung von PHP gewidmet ist / A website wholefully dedicated to systematically learn PHP: PhpTheRightWay.com

  • HTML Farben/Colors – HTML Color Name & Code Table

    HTML Farben/Colors – HTML Color Name & Code Table

    The complete Table of named HTML & CSS Colors. Always useful.

  • Enterprise WordPress Development

    Enterprise WordPress Development

    Non-trivial development in WordPress requires a measure of internal knowlege about how WordPress works and how one can best work arounds it shortfalls in a professional large-scale and mission-critical/enterprise setting. Contrary to some rumours this isn’t more difficult than with other systems.

  • Gutenberg & WordPress Block Extensions & Resources

    Gutenberg & WordPress Block Extensions & Resources

    Here’s yet another list of extensions and resources to current WordPress and Gutenberg Versions: EditorsKit Stackable Ultimate Blocks Gutenberg Fibel Yoast SEO

  • Impressions from WordCamp Düsseldorf 2019

    Impressions from WordCamp Düsseldorf 2019

    It was a very nice and educative meeting. Learned a lot, met many amazing people, made some good contacts. WordPress Community at its best. Some impressions below, see a larger gallery here.

  • Elm


    Elm is one of the lesser know languages in the JavaScript ecosystem. Like others, it transpiles to JavaScript, but it has two prominent traits that emphasise what the language is meant for:

  • WordPress Generators & Tools

    WordPress Generators & Tools

    Here’s a list of WordPress Boilerplate Code Generation Tools and other useful tools for WordPress that available on the web:

  • Git GUI Clients

    Git GUI Clients

    a current list of feasible Git GUI Clients: GitAhead GitKraken Tower SourceTree SmartGit TortoiseGit GitHub Desktop Sublime Merge

  • .ssh directory mod for SSH keys

    .ssh directory mod for SSH keys

    These commands enable a working access via SSH using keys: chmod 0700 ~/.ssh chmod 0600 ~/.ssh/* I always forget this and get really annoyed when keys don’t work. So here you are.

  • Custom Plugin Tables in WordPress

    Custom Plugin Tables in WordPress

    Here’s how to do them by the book.

  • 25 Years of PHP

    25 Years of PHP

    A very enlightening talk on PHP and its history. Rasmus Lerdorf thouroughly explains apparent inconsistencies and also explains why they make perfect sense. Get to know the in and outs of PHP and why it’s brilliant in its own way and why it’s so successful to this very day. This is a must-watch for every…

  • Symfony


    Symfony is one of the most mature PHP Frameworks and many large Webapplications are built on it. Many newer Frameworks utilise and integrate Symfony components. A solid foundation and widespread industry adoption often make it the go-to toolkit for non-trivial projects. Symfony ist eines der ausgereiftesten PHP Frameworks und wird bei in vielen großen Webapplikationen…