Aaron Belchamber has written 244 articles

Deploying a Node.js Server with Dreamhost

I'd like to shout out David Herron from TechSparx for writing a quick and easy to follow tutorial for deploying Node.js on a Dreamhost server!  Super easy instructions and examples to follow, worked like a charm! I'd highly recommend Dreamhost link to this article since their instructions fall quite short explaining how to it! Click…

Upgrading to Mautic 2.9.2 requires a few tweaks

All experienced web developers know that before you run any updates to a system that you back up your database and files, and Mautic, the marketing automation platform, is no exception.  Mautic comes in two flavors and this only applies to the completely free community version, which in my opinion makes Mautic the best, most…

Updating to Mautic 2.9.1 mild issues resolved

As a PHP web developer with over 13 years experience, I can say that Mautic is the best of all the free marketing automation platforms, by far.  Sugar CRM is good, for what it does, but that's a CRM, not an MA (Marketing Automation).  Still, when you are updating Mautic, like you would Wordpress, be…

So you’re an American and you support the H1B Visa program? Watch it — karma will get you next!

Of all people a tech recruiter on LinkedIn recently asked "IT professional", "Non-IT professionals", web developers, recruiters, and HR managers what they thought about the H1B Visa Program. Hmmm.  I should ask him how he feels about cancer or being paid about half of what he's worth?!  I seldom engage on any social media, but…

Upgrading to Drupal 8 looks a lot like Symfony

The good news about upgrading to Drupal 8 is that it looks a lot like Symfony, the bad news is that upgrading to Drupal 8 looks a lot like Symfony.  I guess it's just your perspective but if you have a lot of sites steeped deeply in D7, it's quite a transition.  However, if most…