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BigCommerce – Creating a WebHook

I couldn’t find any reliable C# examples on how to create a webhook using BigCommerce’s API so I thought I’d share my solution. The example code below will create a webhook when an order is created in your BigCommerce store. //BigCommerce Authorization string clientID = “<your_client_id>”; string token = “<your_token>”; string storeHash = “<your_store_hash>”; string […]




Salesforce Formula For Calculating Case Age In Hours Excluding Weekends

This is a modification of the Salesforce formula for finding the number of business hours between two dates. Here is the Salesforce formula: ROUND( 8 * ( ( 5 * FLOOR( ( DATEVALUE( date/time_1 ) – DATE( 1900, 1, 8) ) / 7) + MIN(5, MOD( DATEVALUE( date/time_1 ) – DATE( 1900, 1, 8), 7) […]




Adding Custom Color Flag Fields in Salesforce

Salesforce no longer allows you to create custom fields with custom background colors. However, you can add images to custom fields. Let’s say you wanted to create a custom field to identify case age in business hours. For this example, we’ll identify a case opened within 24 hours with a green flag, a case opened […]



FIX: iOS Apple TV Remote App doesn’t connect to Apple TV

If you recently purchased a new router, switched internet service providers or were never able to pair your app with your Apple TV then your router settings may be the issue. Ubee router default settings or any router’s default settings might not be ideal for the Apple TV remote app to connect to your Apple […]




CashMeOusside.js – An Easter Egg Plugin

First off, I’d like to apologize for polluting the world of jQuery plugins. I had nothing to do so I conjured up this plugin to add “Cash Me Ousside, How Bow Dah” to your website. Installation instructions can be found on Github. https://github.com/ijason/CashMeOusside Demo http://demos.ijasoneverett.com/CashMeOusside/




W3 Total Cache broke my WordPress site

W3 Total Cache 0.9.5.2 broke my website rendering nothing but gibberish. I know that the Minify JS setting can cause issues since W3 Total Cache attempts to minify javascript files that are already minified. This in turn causes CSS files not to render properly. I’ve had this issue in the past and fixed it by […]



Alexa

My First Amazon Alexa Skill: Reading RSS using Node.js

I recently had my first Amazon Alexa skill published and am eagerly awaiting my Alexa Dev hoodie! Developing and publishing an Alexa skill is a lot easier than you might think especially with all the tutorials and resources Amazon provides. I decided to develop a skill that’ll read the WOD (Workout of the day) from […]