How to do what you love and get paid well for it

Check out this great post by Cory Miller of iThemes,, and BackupBuddy plugin for WordPress.

Semper Plugins Launches – with 30% Discount

Semper Plugins, a project of Semper Fi Web Design, has officially launched. Semper Plugins is the home of the All in One SEO Pack – Pro Version and other premium plugins to make your WordPress site work better – and work […]

WordPress 3.3

You can now download WordPress 3.3

WordPress Christmas

In our office at Semper Fi Web Design, we decided there weren’t enough WordPress things on display. So to correct that, we decked the tree boughs with WordPress ornaments, with WordPress shirts as a tree skirt. As Christmas gets closer, […]

Black Friday Sales of WordPress premium themes, plugins, services

WordPress 3.2

WordPress 3.2 is now available. Remember that the new minimum requirements are now PHP 5.2.4 and MySQL 5.0.

GNU GPL to be tested in court

GNU GPL to be tested in court.

A Small Orange hacked

Web hosting company, A Small Orange, sent this email to its customers today. I’m reminded of when Media Temple was hacked recently. However, while A Small Orange still hasn’t let us know all the details, for instance the nature of […]

WordCamp Raleigh 2011 is in 22 days.

WordCamp Raleigh 2011 is in 22 days. Get your tickets now before it sells out!


Spotted in the NetApp parking lot: Addicted to Audi.

Airplane TV rebooting tux

Airplane TV rebooking… Hi Tux!

Now Hiring: full time WordPress developers and graphic designers in the Raleigh area

Are you an amazing WordPress developer or graphic designer in the Raleigh area looking for a full time job with benefits? Apply to work with an team at a local WordPress development company.

12 tips for being a professional

12 tips for being a professional (or what I wish someone would teach college grads)

Happy Thank a Plugin Developer Day!

Happy Thank a Plugin Developer Day!

Diamond Amenity at Hyatt Regency Phoenix

The guacamole was some of the best I’ve ever had. Paired with Dos Equis, I was very happy with this diamond amenity.

2010 Year in Blogging

This is pretty cool. sent out stats for blogs from 2010. It’s nice to have a glance at my info for Wow, only 11 blog posts. I need to get with it this year. (I would love to […]

North Carolina is a Winter Wonderland

Someone must have been dreaming of a White Christmas. I drove around Raleigh and Cary for a few hours today taking pictures and admiring the beautiful snow. This is the most I’ve seen since I was young. Hopefully it will […]

wp-admin WordPress shirt

wp-admin WordPress shirt

All in One SEO Pack for WordPress Stickers

I just received the first batch of All in One SEO Pack (WordPress plugin) stickers. If you want one, send me your address via the contact form and I’ll be happy to send you one for free!

What Michael Torbert, The Developer of All In One SEO Pack Says about Headway Themes

What Michael Torbert, The Developer of All In One SEO Pack Says about Headway Themes

WordPress Swag

A box came today and it was filled with WordPress goodies! Steve said it looked like the Automattic office threw up on his dining room table. (Sorry if anyone wanted XL olive green WordPress shirts, I bought them all.) Some […]

Baggage Handled

I just had my baggage handled.

WordPress Active Versions Chart

I just noticed that now has an active versions chart for plugins! Hopefully soon we’ll be able to know the versions of WordPress people are using also.