[dropcap]I[/dropcap]’ve used WordPress for 4 years now, ever since version 3.0 was released, but I’ve never written about my favorite WordPress plugins; so, this post is way overdue! Even though I actively use a high number of WordPress plugins, 37 plugins, I’ve decided to only write about the 3 plugins I literally use every single time I use WordPress. … Continue reading
Optimization[dropcap]B[/dropcap]een working like a madman on my blog—optimization under the hood. You know: part of the 10 year celebration has been sprucing things up a bit moving forward.
Aside from the new look, which is temporary, here’s a list of some of the improvements:[unordered_list style=”star”]
- Page loads, in your browser, should be dramatically faster: between 4-7 seconds on
Elephant Bar Restaurant
First, the food is excellent. Very fresh and healthful. And the decor is fun too! Very … Continue reading
[dropcap]P[/dropcap]eople who know me are aware of my love of dabbling with photography, video, Final Cut Pro X (FCPx) and the like. FCPx can utilize plugins to help producers realize their creative visions. One such plugin, created by Yanobox, is Nodes, which is distributed through FxFactory.
I swear! I must have greatly angered the weather deities! I’ve been experiencing too many weather events of late!
I tweeted on March 31st that I saw, no, experienced a dramatic lightning strike just outside the window of my office. Here are some of the details…
- Just as it struck, the really loud sound of the torrential rain stopped. Total
From time to time I’ve noted, with some interest, the microclimates that abound here in the Bay Area. Yesterday I had an unusual experience, even by Bay Area standards, with how very different these micro climates can be!
[twocol_one]Ten years ago, in April, 2004, my blog, timtyson.us, was born.
At the time I really didn’t much know what a blog actually was. I was curious about it, though, thinking that it might be a great resource for educators. So, I started my own, to see if this tool is something a teacher might find helpful.
I quickly found … Continue reading
Tesla is a classic example. This company has turned the automotive industry on its head. And when the status quo is upset, the people who start losing money start screaming.
There are over … Continue reading
We frequently walk along the breakwater in the evenings after dinner out. It’s our “us” time—a quiet time in a beautiful area, frequently all alone with the gentle surf, the clanking tack of the sailboats, the barking seals and the caws of the seagulls. Sometimes we get to hear the … Continue reading
Today I was out shooting video and got fried alive.
Can you believe?! I get burned in the cool breeze off the ocean on a completely overcast day?!
When will I learn?!
Here are two pictures from the day…
One good thing from the day … Continue reading