flynn

A true full stack developer with extensive knowledge and experience in various languages and technologies from HTML5 to MySQL. He has been proudly developing quality software for Agileana during the past 5 years and counting.
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oh-my-zsh or how to improve your Terminal

        Filed under: Git

As developers, we spent most of our time on the Terminal, and some of us prefer to run everything from it instead of access cPanels or Administration screens to handle our sites (MySQL client to manage the MySQL server, WP-CLI for WP, Drush for Drupal, you name it!) The problem with those of us who like to … Continued

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Install multiple versions of NodeJS with NVM on *nix environments

        Filed under: How to

If you read my previous post on how to install multiple versions of Ruby on your machine, you might have realized some things that I like on my development machine: Have programming languages isolated from the system directories. Manage several version of a programming language. Although, with tools like Vagrant and Docker you can have … Continued

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Install multiple versions of Ruby with RVM on *nix environments

        Filed under: How to

As a curious Ruby developer, you might have to deal with scenarios where: you have several projects and each of them works with a different Ruby version, you have several projects that each support different versions of the same Gem, you want to test how your Rails project behaves with the latest update to the … Continued

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Using SharePoint for Cloud Collaboration

Using SharePoint for Cloud Collaboration

        Filed under: Marketing

As businesses pursue a more mobile approach to productivity, powerful collaboration tools are increasingly necessary. While cloud collaboration can, and does, cut costs dramatically for many companies, the necessity of collaboration moves beyond simplistic budgetary aspects of running a company and managing collaborative data. For businesses of all sizes, SharePoint is the de facto platform … Continued

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Mapping Your Marketing Message

Mapping Your Marketing Message

        Filed under: SEO, Social Media

First impressions are important in almost any setting – in person, and online. Businesses are well aware that their website’s home page is integral to drawing the interest of potential customers and representing that company to the world of online consumers, but in a relatively young and fast-changing industry, the perceived best approach takes several … Continued

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Solid State Storage vs. Magnetic Storage

        Filed under: Technology, Web Development

Solid state storage eliminates the efficiency problems associated with traditional multi-unit magnetic file management systems. Adding more hard drives to a growing business environment or hosting service has never been an adequate solution for data storage needs. The traditional disk is out of date and soon to become a new reference point in discussions concerning … Continued

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Pinterest’s Explosive Growth Continues

        Filed under: Social Media, Technology

…and Facebook is getting nervous. Just over a year ago, we took note of the incredible overnight popularity of online pinboard, Pinterest. Well, according to the most recent statistics, Pinterest’s explosive growth hasn’t let up yet. In December, Nielsen released its 2012 Social Media Report, which revealed that Pinterest saw an increase of over 1000% in … Continued

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The Pros & Cons of Social Media Automation

        Filed under: SEO, Social Media

Should you automate your social media posts? If you’ve ever managed a social media account, you are probably familiar with this dilemma. With countless social media management programs available (HootSuite being my favorite) and Facebook releasing scheduled posts for pages, it is easier than ever to schedule your updates. But does that mean you should? … Continued

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Make It Your Business to Find the Best Ethernet Pricing for Your Company

Make It Your Business to Find the Best Ethernet Pricing for Your Company

        Filed under: Technology

If you are starting a small business in the New Year or feel like your current company’s Internet capabilities are leaving you stuck in a web of going nowhere fast, there are options out there for you. For the business owner who is not entirely up to speed on their Internet needs at the workplace, … Continued

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Hello, robot: Why mobile marketing feels wrong so far

Hello, robot: Why mobile marketing feels wrong so far

        Filed under: Mobile, SEO, Social Media

Is it just me or does this holiday season seem a bit quiet? Too quiet. It seems shoppers opted for a safer, digital shopping experience instead of the potentially lethal task of braving the riotous frenzy of Black Friday in America. It shouldn’t come as much of a shock that people are doing a lot more … Continued

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Get Social When Looking at Credit Card Options

Get Social When Looking at Credit Card Options

        Filed under: Social Media

As consumers and business owners hit the holiday shopping season in earnest, many of the former are no doubt looking for those businesses that offer the plastic option. Despite reports that show fewer Americans have been using credit cards to pay for products and services in the last few years, meaning more consumers are trying … Continued

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