Being Nice to the IT Person is Worth It

Like many of you, I have also had moments in my day where I feel like shaking my fist at the sky and cursing the IT department's name  up to the heavens. While this may be gratifying, it's rarely useful. Being nice the the IT team will get you much


After many months of not posting, I can post again. Long story short, I couldn't get to my blog to post new content because of internal DNS issues. The reason? Public facing computers resolve DNS entries differently than internal clients.

The problems started after getting a new router while trying

Hello world!

Ok, I did it... I finally have my new web server setup the way I want it. As you know, because you are reading this, I also have a Wordpress install all setup. You may be wondering "Aren't you a software developer? I thought you were awesome and could code