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June 10, 2013 - No Comments!

JSON and Pandora’s Box

What do jQuery, JSON, Node.js, Backbone.js, oAuth and API development have in common?  They are currently sucking up all my learning time as I develop a very simple web app idea that I want to open up.  So much time I can't even continue the Greek theme I had in mind for this post beyond the title - I know there is something  in it...

April 18, 2013 - No Comments!

Using WordPress Jetpack Locally

This is just a quick snippet for developers who have had problems setting up Jetpack locally.

Jetpack was recently updated to include a developers mode, because previously it required a connection to a account.  All you need to do to activate Jetpack locally, without connecting to is the following:

  1. Open wp-config.php

  2. Add the following line - possibly best below the WP_DEBUG line.

define('JETPACK_DEV_DEBUG', true);

And save the file.  Don't forget to change that on the live version!