Running a Workshop at a Developer Conference

Last week I ran a quick video call with some of the amazing humans that are speaking at WordCamp Joburg 2018. It mainly focused on how to run a workshop but these could definitely be applied at normal talks. Tip #1 First and foremost, workshops are interactive. By their nature, they're designed to show people [...]

WordCamp Cape Town 2017 Composer Workshop

I had the privilege of doing a workshop at WordCamp Cape Town 2017 on Composer and WordPress. I covered how we can use Composer to manage WordPress projects and how we could create parity between the different environments we have (like development, staging and production). Tools I used: Composer Bedrock What I would have liked to [...]

Setting the PHP version in command line on CPanel Servers

Over the last couple of days, I've been really struggling to try to get Composer to install a project on a CPanel server. As you know, Composer can also check environment constraints and for some reason  php -v would show PHP 7.1 but when running composer install or php composer install, it would say that I'm using PHP 5.6. I [...]