FTFY: Finding Your Niche

FTFY: Finding Your Niche

I attribute learning “FTFY” (fixed that for you) to Brian Showalter. Thanks, @brisho. But understanding how to make that into a viable income stream was the work of MJ DeMarco. Thanks, Eric for introducing me to this guy, and thanks again to Pat Flynn for...
Apache HTTPD Crib Sheet

Apache HTTPD Crib Sheet

The .htaccess file is a powerful directory-specific configuration file. You can use it to change a great deal of how your site behaves. Learn more about that below. Rerouting from www This trick is both for SEO and for personal gratification. I prefer to ditch the www...
Pronunciations Particular to Kansas

Pronunciations Particular to Kansas

In Kansas, we have some pronunciations that are particular to the area (which I hesitate to call mispronunciations, since I live here now). Here is a list, which I cannot presume is exhaustive, though it exhausted me. Arkansas (as in both Arkansas City and Arkansas...
Terminal Crib Sheet

Terminal Crib Sheet

Get your sha1 signature/hash of a file with shasum: $ shasum ./somefile.ext You can find documents/files/stuff using the find command: $ find . -name "*.txt" Find out which ports are being used by system processes using netstat: $ netstat -an | grep 8080 You can stack...
Mac Screenshot Destination Changed

Mac Screenshot Destination Changed

(This revised post was initially posted on 2013-07-30.) A co-worker showed me that (on the Mac) you can move the destination of screenshots (e.g. ⇧+⌘+4) from the desktop to another location. I am going to touch on a number of things all at once in pursuit of doing...