Adding, Renaming, and Removing Columns in Rails Migrations

This post goes over the best practices when adding, renaming, and removing columns from a Rails application’s database. This is accomplished using Rails’ built-in generators to ensure following Rails best practices.

Managing MySQL Users

This post outlines basic tasks for MySQL user management from the command line.

Building a Super Basic WordPress Plugin

The true power in using a content management system like WordPress lies in the ability to create custom plugins to extend the platform.

How to Setup a Multi-site LAMP Stack Using Apache Vhosts and Setup Wordpress

This guide goes over the process of setting up a LAMP stack, configuring Apache’s VirtualHosts for a multisite configuration, and then installing Wordpress on the server.