General

Taking the Show on the Road

In a few days time I will leaving Ireland, making my way through Europe and ending up in Australia 6 weeks later. All up my girlfriend and I will be spending 40 days travelling through Europe, visiting about 15 countries. As most of you know, we run a travel website called “Explore With Me“. For […]

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Benefits of Using Twitter

Over the past few months I have been using Twitter more and more. The more I use it, the more I realise that it is so much more than just another social networking tool. Many people just use it as a way to communicate with others, and for others it is fast becoming an important […]

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My Digital Footprint

I am planning to head back to Australia in a few months and will be applying for jobs in the IT industry. I have been updating my CV with all my qualifications and all that sort of stuff to make me look good to a potential employer. I was wondering what they might find if […]

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A Bit Quiet…

I have been a bit quiet lately – not much blogging has been happening! This is because I have been flat out with a few freelance projects, and getting organised for my 40 day tour of Europe before I head back home to Australia after spending the last 3 years in Ireland. It is a […]

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An Interview with…Me!

Last week I was asked to answer a few questions for SocialMediaPortal.comĀ in regards to my work on Explore With Me. The Social Media Portal (SMP) is a resource that maps global social media, social networks and user generated content (UGC). A few times a week they profile various people who deal with social media, and […]

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Travelling with Technology

In a few months I am heading on a month long European trip with my girlfriend. While she is worried about how much she can fit in her backpack, I am worrying about how I am going travel with all the bits of technology that I plan on bringing with me. As we will blogging […]

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My To Do List

Do you ever have so many tasks in your head that you never write down and end up forgetting all the important ones? That always happens to me. Most of my best ideas fill my head when I am not sitting in front of my laptop, and normally in a place where I don’t have […]

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Giving Something Back

When I first started blogging and running my own websites, I relied a lot on the communities built around the various services I was using for help. Take WordPress for example, I asked about 5000 questions on the forums, I asked questions on PHP forums, on IT related forums. I pretty much taught myself everything […]

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Freelancer

I have decided to start to advertise my services to attract some web work. I have been doing more and more WordPress/BuddyPress work in recent weeks and it is something that I would like to do more of. I have been getting a lot of work from word of mouth through the BuddyPress website, and […]

WordPress MU 2.7.1 Released

As of a few hours ago, WordPress MU 2.7.1 has been officially released! You can download the new version from here. You can find more info regarding the release from here. Personally, as a WPMU user I’d like to thank Donncha O Caoimh and the guys working on WPMU. It really is a stand out […]

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