My takeaway from WordCamp Kathmandu 2016

I attend my last WordCamp of 2016 at Kathmandu, where I had an opportunity to talk about my pet topic of being able to assemble a website/ web application the way we could assemble a desktop application. Here is the video of that talk and I am open to your suggestions about how to make it […]

My takeaway from WordCamp Nashik 2016

I had though that this years WordCamp Mumbai was the by far best WordCamp India has seen, but WordCamp Nashik changed my views. Now, India has seen two great WordCamps, and set a high bar for all upcoming ones. Here’s quick list of things that I liked about WordCamp Nashik 2016, Happiness Bar, it was […]

Weekend of WordCamp Mumbai 2016

I have attended almost all WordCamps that has happened in India and even organised few WordCamps, and I can say that the recent edition of WordCamp Mumbai was by far the best WordCamp in India. Kudos to organisers for pulling it off.   If you did not attended the event, I would recommend you watch videos of […]

Who is the Intended Audience of WordCamp?

Is it Developers?  Is it bloggers?  Is it students? Is it people building there own websites? Since last 3-4 WordCamps that has happened in India and the discussion that has followed at the end of those camps has finally forced me to share my concerns and understanding about intended audience. I believe that the intended […]

Aspiring WordPress Developers Read These Articles First

If you are starting with WordPress Plugin or theme development, or want to know where to start then here is a small list of articles that you should read, some of them should be always open in your browser, and some of them in your RSS reader.       Documentation and Help 1) […]

Backup your WordPress blog to Rackspace Cloud Files

  Update :  This plugin is not available any more. You may want to check   We all have heard of importance of regular backups, but for a long time I had neglected it for my blog. But recently things happened that prompted me to take backups. While I was looking for option to keep backups, […]

5 key skills of a successful web application developer

Most probably you will be knowing about all these skills already, it is common sense, still I have found so many developers who just know just one server side language(usually java or .net) and then they think themselves as superman/superwoman. In web application development, that is just one thing. You need to know about lot […]

akWpLightBox : simple lightbox for wordpress

I always strive for simple solutions to all my problems, akWpLightBox plugin is result of one such endeavor. For quite some time now I was looking for a plugin which is lightweight, and can show images in lightbox like effect, in my blog. The effort of creating a javascript functionality for that was putting me […]