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Ubuntu Virtual Machine: How to Install Ubuntu on VirtualBox

I moved my WordPress blog to a VPS from DigitalOcean and I wanted to have a local version of my VPS for testing. This guide will teach you how to install an Ubuntu server as a virtual machine using VirtualBox on a mac. To prepare you will need to download 2 files: The VirtualBox virtual …

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How to Create a WordPress Theme the Smart Way

Developing a WordPress theme is something that requires planning and a good toolbox. The following is my method on how I start to develop a custom WordPress theme. Development Environment The first step is to make sure you have a development environment configured.  My preference is to have a local development environment. For your development environment …

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Visit all National Parks in the United States

Another item on my bucket list is to visit all of the National Parks in the United States. This bucket list item is a little more difficult because new national parks are established routinely. The last being Pinnacles National Park in California in January 2013. Here are the National Parks that I have visited: Arches …

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