Authorization is easy with sails.js

After a few videos and a couple of tries, I've gotten user authentication working with this blog. For a brand new framework, it was much...

Why should you write Tests for Ruby on Rails code?

When I began learning Ruby on Rails two years ago, I actively avoided tests, and the topic of testing altogether. I was eager...

How to monetize Extemp Engine?

I have a chrome app that's up to ~1000 weekly users, and i'm not sure if or how to monetize it. see https://www.extempengine.com The app is...
Top 3 Editors for a CMS

Top 3 Editors for a CMS

I recently added page management capabilities to this site (cms on sails), making it a fledgeling CMS. I used the same editor that is...

Migrating to WordPress from Sails.js

I've recently re-activated my personal blog on a wordpress site. In late 2016 there was some kind of issue with the node.js cms-on-sails app,...

UI design can become distracting

I've been tweaking the buttons, shapes and styles of these static pages. However at that point you're following the trail down a rabbit hole. Set small,...
Use Responsive Images thanks to Twitter Bootstrap

Use Responsive Images thanks to Twitter Bootstrap

If you're writing blog articles with, you might have noticed that images don't look quite-right sometimes. The solution is to use the "img-responsive" class of...
how to fix file upload limit digitalocean wordpress

How to fix Digital Ocean WordPress “The uploaded file exceeds the upload_max_filesize directive in...

I ran into this error when I was uploading a new theme to my blog. The issue is that the default memory limit for...

Sails.js pulls forward through 2015

If you've been following the JavaScript community during the past few years, you probably noticed a cornucopia of new libraries and frameworks. There's an NPM...

Write a Blog with Sails.js

I started trying out a fledgeling node.js based MVC framework -- sails.js It's going well so far, and I've got some basics working, as you...