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What Is It? Analyzing and evaluating code without executing the program. Syntax, comments, naming conventions, and functions of the code are reviewed. When Should it be Done? Should be conducted in real time, every time a change is saved. Linting should as be done as a part of continuous integration. Helpful Tools Checklists, manual or … Continued

There is no doubt that many WordPress plug-ins and front-end UI frameworks, like Angular, save massive amounts of design and development time by providing pre-designed and developed interactions. The baseline unedited versions are often robust and provide good solutions for general user needs. We call these unedited versions “out-of-the-box,” meaning, when you first plug it … Continued

Software testing is the process of discerning whether a product is acceptable to its end users, its target audience, its purchasers, and the stakeholders to whom it belongs. At its core, software testing examines code and its execution: does the code do what it is supposed to do, when it is supposed to do it, … Continued

The WordPress Command Line Interface (WP-CLI) is one of my favorite tools for working with WordPress sites. The WP-CLI gives me quick and direct access to many common WordPress management tasks. While there are many great tutorials on how to install and use WP-CLI I wanted to share a few of the commands I use … Continued

Fresh recently completed our first Social Responsibility Event for 2017 – collecting donations for the Mt. Si Weekend Backpacks Project. Inspired by Mt. Si Food Bank’s mission to address chronic hunger in the Snoqualmie Valley region, Fresh set a goal of filling 20 backpacks for children and families in need. Food-filled backpacks are a critical … Continued