Web Dev Blog and Resources
Sharing my experiences of fixing and building websites!
Publii Pt 10 Deploying to FTP & Netlify with Speed Test
Feb 25, 2021
Of all the features I love about this static site generator is that moving your files to your server or serverless provider is fast, efficient and simple. You don’t need to be a web developer to deploy your website, and the process is so seamless and flawless it makes you wonder how can this be. … Read More
Publii Part 9
Feb 18, 2021
In this tutorial, I go through the steps to change the default home page to your own custom designed home page (Frontpage). Or you can set the home page to any post that you want to use. Virtually no limits as to what you want your visitors to view when they visit your website. …Read More
Publii Part 8 How To Update A Theme
Feb 11, 2021
Updating a theme in Publii is a very simple process.
In this video, I go through a step by step process in how I perform this action.
It is all based on the excellent documentation that Publii provides. …Read More
Website False Positive Malicious File Warning
Feb 2, 2021
I actuallly have been having this issue ever since I wrote a blog, “Fix A Hacked WordPress Website”. In this post, I embedded an actual malicious code as an example. When visitors view this post, a cache version of this post is automatically generated in the Content Cache Folder. This is exactly what you want, so the post can reload faster the next time it is viewed. …Read More
WordPress Using Analytics Plugin
Jan 29, 2021
Google Analytics is a very popular tool that the majority of websites use. It is also free and provides a wealth of information for the website owner. But lets face it, Google’s analytics dashboard is very intimidating at first for the newbie. There is a learning curve involved and UI is not the most impressive in my opinion. … Read More
Video Learning Resources
First Python Project
Learn Python by building your own adventure game……
GraphQL Novice to Expert
Complete course on GraphQL…..
APIs For Beginners
Learn all about APIs….
The Great Gatsby Bootcamp
Gatsby is a framework for creating blazing fast websites…..
Upon completion you will be able to build a web app..
Build websites simpler, faster, more secure…..
27 Video Tutorials…..
Build 30 things in 30 days with 30 tutorials….
VS Code Crash Course
Learn how to use this popular code editor….
FreeLance Developer Manual
Free Lance Developers Manual 1st Edition Ver 1.0.1 © Copyright 2018 Gerald Watanabe
A Creative Commons Attribution-noncommercial License
- Introduction: What It Takes
- Transition From Part Time to Full Time Freelance
- Setting Up Your Business
- A Full Time Freelancer Needs To Make 100% Commitment
- How To Build Your Freelance Brand
- Communication Skills for Freelancers
- How To Host Your Client Websites
- White Label Projects
- Written Version: Finding Work As A Freelancer
- Video Version Part 1: Finding Work Locally
- Video Version Part 2: Finding Work OnLine (Remote)
- Video Version Part 3: Finding Work: Supplemental Income and Conclusion
- Being Productive Between Projects
- Developers End of Year Checklist
- Importance of Keeping a Journal
- Client Problems
This is an ongoing side project as more pages are added as in time.