Tag Archives: Web Development

Using WordPress For Web Application Development: Available Features, Part 7: Caching

When it comes to building web applications, one of the most important things that we have to constantly be mindful of is performance. As they say, performance is a feature. And regardless of if you’re a designer, developer, or a user, you know this intuitively to be true: When it comes to applications, we hate… Read More »

Creating a WordPress Theme From Static HTML: The Footer File

In this series, you’ve been learning how to create a WordPress theme form static HTML. Up to this point, you have: prepared your markup for WordPress converted your HTML to PHP and split your file into template files edited the stylesheet and uploaded your theme to WordPress added a loop to your index file added… Read More »

Working with NSURLSession: AFNetworking 2.0

In the previous installments of this series, we’ve taken a close look at theNSURLSession API introduced in iOS 7 and OS X Mavericks. Networking on iOS and OS X has become much simpler and more flexible thanks to the NSURLSession API. Does this mean that you should stop using AFNetworking for your networking needs? And what about AFNetworking… Read More »