Support The Learning Centre

Website built to support The Learning Centre at UBC’s Okanagan Campus. This is a new state of the art building currently under construction at the Okanagan campus. This website was created to showcase various room naming via monetary donation opportunities.

https://supporttlc.ok.ubc.ca/

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Converging Currents Counselling

Here is a new website that I just found that looks quite nice. It’s a counselling website in Kelowna. Check out the new site – http://convergingcurrentscounselling.ca

Have a look and let me know what you think in the comments below.

 

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Summer Programs at UBC’s Okanagan Campus

UBC’s Okanagan Campus has just launched a new website showcasing fun Summer Camps for youth. Have a look at the website.

http://summer.ok.ubc.ca

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Here is a new UBC website

I have just been involved in creating a new website for an initiative done by the University of British Columbia. The website will showcase and discuss some exciting new technologies. Some cool tech is coming out as a result of some research happening at UBC such as impact resistant armour, with possible applications in sports, and personal defense. Have a look at this new website. http://star.ubc.ca  

 

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Indispensable Jetpack features for theme developers

Jetpack for WordPress

Jetpack offers a number of great features for theme developers that help you cut down both development time as well as load times. Most of these features work right out of the box, but you can also get under the hood to apply tweaks and customisations that really take your theme to the next level.

This article introduces you to:

  1. Speeding up your theme with Photon
  2. Showcasing posts with Featured Content
  3. Automatically loading posts with Infinite Scroll
  4. Instantly applying a Mobile Theme
  5. Customising CSS
  6. Providing Sharing functionality
  7. Integrating Social Links
  8. Showing similar content with Related Posts
  9. Additional resources

1. Speeding up your theme with Photon

Jetpack for developersPhoton is a free image CDN offered by Jetpack. As soon as Photon is enabled, it automatically serves the images found in posts and pages from WordPress.com’s speedy servers around the globe.

But did you know that you can use it to save bandwidth and speed…

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Interview: How Paul Jarvis works with Jetpack

Jetpack for WordPress

We got in touch with one of our users Paul Jarvis to find out what he thinks of the Jetpack plugin – how it has helped him and what he’d like to see in a new version. Paul is a freelance web designer/developer as well as an author of various popular books who’s been using WordPress since before he was born.

Paul lives in British Columbia, Canada. You can stalk him on Twitter @pjrvs or read about his books and work on his website.

Who is Paul?

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What do you do for a living?

I’m a freelance web designer/developer and author. I’ve built websites for 20 years and written books for the last 4.

What’s the best thing about your job?

I can set my own hours and stop working when I’ve made enough for the year (typically 3-4 months off per year).

How did you first start using…

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OS X 10.9 Mavericks New Features

OS X 10.9 Mavericks New Features

Here is a good article talking about the latest features of the Mavericks Mac OSX update.

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