Records of Work, Study, and Problem Solving

List of Treehouse badges. Planning on making an error or learning log of sorts here, similar to the autodidactic Shu Ha Ri methods, Trello flow charts, and work logs from Ruby Steps. Further explanation to follow. https://teamtreehouse.com/alainkassabian

Antifragility in WordPress, Bootstrap, and Grunt

Reducing Downside / Maximizing Upside (Under Construction) Websites, software, and tools in general are used to amplify the agency of individuals – these transactions often take the form of money and businesses rendering services across time. Stated in terms of antifragility: the market fluctuates and it is apparent that tools like WordPress, Bootstrap, and Grunt can […]

Bitbucket and Source Tree

It goes almost without stating that git repositories are the standard back up protocol, and that back up protocols are useful enough to be fairly universal.  One of the main advantages of Bitbucket is that it offers unlimited online, private repositories for free!  They also offer Windows and Mac clients, as well as an Android […]

WordPress Custom Themes – PHP / CMS

W3techs places wordpress as powering 25% of all websites, making it the most popular CMS. (1)  Not only that, its success seems unsurprisingly due to functionality, rather than mere luck (although that always has a role too). I can use the admin user-interface to load all my text, audio, and video content into pages and posts […]

Grunt Javascript – Workflow Asset

Grunt is a javascript based task runner, it’s processing, minification, and compilation abilities as seen running tasks like browser sync and compass let it watch my folders, then generate the new css and reload my viewing browser whenever I update a .scss file.

Bootstrap CSS

Bootstrap is one of the primary resources used to display content on the internet. It is a collection of predefined CSS classes that serve as a framework for organized, standardized, mobile friendly, and flexible display. It includes glyphcons to serve as stylized buttons (as in the menu), and perhaps most important is the grid system […]

Trivium and Quadrivium (Autodidactism)

Trivium: the three fundamental steps of linear thought.  {expand on this} 1 Grammar (Knowledge) – Label and define data 2 Logic (Understanding) – Remove contradictions and expand by implication (deductive reasoning) and scientific testing (inductive reasoning) 3 Rhetoric (Wisdom/Application) – Precise speech, warrantied for due diligence and actions informed by conclusions and values Quadrivium: A […]