Developer: Alternative Ways to Serve Your WordPresses. Joe Hoyle’s coming to town to talk about using Facebook’s HipHop VM and Automattic’s Pre-Fork to serve WordPress.
Corrupt synced folder cache using Vagrant 1.4.2 and VMWare provider. Should you ever run into this problem, read this thread.
joehoyle/Time-Stack. Pretty awesome and dead-simple to use profiler for WordPress. Requires a persistent object cache, but that’s about it.
Oregon health exchange technology troubles run deep due to mismanagement, early decisions. Great level of detail on how exactly Oracle / Cover Oregon has managed to misuse $90 million to date, and not ship a functional product. Good capital J journalism from the Oregonian.
How Promotion Affects Pageviews on the New York Times Website. Substantial, valuable research.
Barley: The inline editor for everyone. Change the web. Pretty slick frontend content-creation experience for WordPress. (via Spittle)
MP6 as WordPress’ Twitter Bootstrap for the admin. An idea I pitched on make/core — I want this so bad.
WP-CLI version 0.12 released. Check out
–prompt, a new global argument for interactively running commands.
Config-Driven WordPress at PDXWP. Pretty bummed I had to miss this talk.
How I failed: Six lessons learned. Wonderful set of insights from Tim O’Reilly. Number four is a very hard problem to solve.