How fast do your WordPress pages load?

Posted on May 21, 2011 by Jimmy K. in Articles, Tutorials.

This page was loaded in {CurrentLoadTime} seconds! Go ahead, refresh this page and the load time value you just read will change. This is possible because I wrote a WordPress plugin that calculates the time it takes to load a page from start to finish. This is the first plugin I have ever created for [...]


Track your WordPress post views.

Posted on April 24, 2011 by Jimmy K. in Tutorials.

I wrote an article previously that outlined the process I personally use to track post views using WordPress. This is an updated version of that article. There were multiple things wrong with my previous method of tracking post views that I have addressed in Version 3.1.1 of my WordPress theme and I am going to [...]


Guess what? I updated my blog!

Posted on April 22, 2011 by Jimmy K. in News.

As many of you probably know, I work at a design firm in Chicago called BHI Design where I create websites and other internet applications. At BHI, it’s common for us to recommend that our clients use the WordPress platform to manage their websites. Because of my constant exposure to WordPress, I find myself with [...]