A Brief Reunion with WooCommerce

For the past weeks I got the chance to work with WooCommerce (WC) again. Although the plugin has grown so much, including it’s seamless integration with Stripe, I just noticed one (small) thing. Orders shouldn’t be under WC in the admin menu. Current menu structure is this:   In my mind it should introduce order as it’s own […]

WordCamp Bangkok 2017

Congrats (and thank you!) to our good friends in the kingdom of Thailand who made the WordCamp Bangkok possible 👏🏼! And as much as I can, I’ll be on your side for future WordCamps. I hope I can help next time by not just being an attendee 🙏🏼. #wcbkk rocks!! A post shared by Andrew […]

DDI x WordPress Davao

To kickoff my year, our local WordPress group was invited to give a talk-workshop to #teamDDI folks at Davao Digital Influencers Inc. It’s a half day event choke-full of user-facing WordPress know-hows directed to those who aspire to blog with WordPress. There will be a blog post coming up in the official WordPress Davao blog. Here’s my […]

Welcome to WordPress

One of our local WordPress group members asked how to begin and where to start learning WordPress. I thought it was just a simple question. But somehow I looked around and as someone who has a bit of experience with this platform, where would I direct those who are starting out? If you have a bit of budget for trainings: Lynda – WordPress Training Treehouse Skillshare My personal bookmarks: WordPress TV Pippin’s Plugins Post Status WP Tavern Sucuri WordPress Core Engineering […]

Purge Varnish Cache on Save

In case, someone out there trying to figure out how to purge varnish (3.x) cache in your WordPress site when updating a post/page — I’ve dealt with it this week and it’s pretty easy to accomplish it. Now that we’re talking about purging the cache, I presumed you have varnish configured and all your setup works. To start off, if there’s no definition of purging in your vcl file, you might want to add them — https://www.varnish-cache.org/docs/3.0/tutorial/purging.html. Remember to sudo service varnish restart after modifying the file so the changes will take effect. Now […]