Guard against cyber attacks

The small steps you can take ensure the security of your small business. There seems to be a lot of hype in the media at the moment about eminent of cyber...

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LG G3 Review

I have recently purchased a new LG G3 mobile phone as one of the phones I will make use of on a daily basis.  This is my first experience of...

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Software : Engineering or Craftmanship ?

Modern era can easily be defined as the age of software.  Software is so pervasive that it literally encroaches on every aspect of our lives, we interact with some form of software or other from the moment we wake in the morning until we go back to sleep at night, whether it be using our alarm clocks, making our coffee, driving our cars, watching television,  listening to our radio’s, ATM withdrawals the list goes on.

stop referer spam

How to block referrer spam

(adsbygoogle = window.adsbygoogle || []).push({});A guide to block referrer spam Detailed  instructions on how to effectively start blocking referrer spam from your website and to stop affecting analytics reports.Running a blog...

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stop referer spam

What is Referrer Spam?

(adsbygoogle = window.adsbygoogle || []).push({});This post is a first in a series of upcoming posts detailing the effects of spam on your websites performance and the steps and processes you...

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What is information architecture?

In this post I will provide an explanation of what is information architecture to provide an understanding of one of the most fundamental steps and processes for a successful search engine optimization campaign.

Thought for the day

Programmers are often tempted to come up with clever solutions to problems. That’s a good thing, of course, but sometimes programmers are too clever, and the solutions are cryptic.Eric Elliott -...

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– Thought for the day…..
Top 10 WordPress Plugins

Top 10 WordPress plug-ins for blogging

A top 10 list of any sort is purely subjective, for instance the top 10 music charts are based on sales following a set of criteria, they don’t necessarily relate to all the music people are actually buying, and there are top 10 charts for every genre. In fact there are literally 100’s of top 10 music charts. In much the same vein there are 1000’s of top 10 WordPress plug-in charts.

In all honesty, maybe the title of this post should be Top 10 WordPress plug-ins for a freelance software developer blog, but I feel that loses some panache and besides Google doesn’t like long titles. So I’ve gone with the punchy title.

Geek.I.Am - Gary Woodfine

Whats the big idea behind Gary Woodfine .com?

This blog is more than just a vanity project dedicated from Gary Woodfine too Gary Woodfine.  I don’t have that big on an ego that I think that the world really needs to know about my opinions on matters.  I can almost guarantee you’re not going to find the secrets for world peace and eternal harmony via a digital format.

Made the switch to Duck Duck Go

About six weeks ago,  I decided to change my default search engine.  Call it a mid life crisis, or maybe just a sign of boredom, but I felt the time was right to start making changes to my “on-line life”.   When you analyse it, it’s surprising what factors come to the fore when consciously making a choice of search engine

– a computers world …..

real benefits of energy monitoring software

One of the very many benefits I enjoy about being a freelance software engineer/Developer/Architect/Geek,  is that I have been able to gain “experience” from a number of different industrial sectors and apply my software development skills to implement solutions a wide array of projects.

Some of the projects I have been fortunate enough to work on include a large-scale data migrations, high volume financial transaction processing, Law enforcement applications, e-commerce websites, property management, asset management , trading applications , flight simulation to name but a few!

– Programming is hard

stream CSV to JSON via FTP

In this post I will be discussing how to stream CSV to JSON via FTP , which will enable you to integrate your application with any number of legacy applications...

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