Freelance web and mobile developer - Edinburgh, UK

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My personal blog about web and mobile apps development on topics such as Android, iOS, Heroku, AWS, Google and WordPress.

LiveReload for Chrome extensions with Gulp

November 15, 2015 - LiveReload is a fantastic feature to add to your development workflow to increase your productivity. The general idea is that when a change occurs to a file that makes up...

Google Drive: Publicly hosting a static website

April 1, 2015 - I frequently need to demo work in progress web sites and web apps to people I’m working with. I was looking for the most convenient way to do this and...

Get internal and external IP address on Mac with Bash

February 13, 2015 - Frequently while coding I need to know the internal and external IP address of my development machine. For example, when your machine is serving a website from a locally running...

Download a Git subdirectory from GitHub

January 30, 2015 - Have you ever needed to download only a subdirectory from a GitHub project without downloading the entire repository? Surprisingly, there doesn’t seem to be a way of doing this easily...

Fix: WPML for WordPress causes theme to show multiple languages at the same time

January 27, 2015 - The WordPress Multilingual (WPML) plugin offers a comprehensive solution for transitioning from a single language WordPress website to one that supports multiple languages. Once installed, you can add several translations...

Hiding visits to your own site in Google Analytics

January 22, 2015 - When working on a site, it’s common to browse it yourself from multiple browsers, multiple devices and multiple locations for testing purposes. For analytics about your user behaviour to be...

submit-sitemap: Node.js module to submit sitemaps to search engines

January 21, 2015 - I’ve just uploaded a small Node.js module for submitting/pinging sitemaps to search engines called submit-sitemap. This is meant to be used after you’ve made updates to your site to encourage...

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