Gifcast – easy GIF screencasting for Linux

I recently needed to record my screen and output it to a .gif file. I know it’s a weird thing to do – compared to webm video for example, gifs are way bigger in size, way lower quality and don’t have sound. So.. why? Well, mostly because in most cases GIFs are treated as images(because […]

json_no_route when querying taxonomy with WP-API

To get a taxonomy, using WP-API, you should make a request to http://example.com/wp-json/taxonomies/category/ All is well, until you have a taxonomy with a dash(‘-‘) in its name – in my case, the taxonomy is called ‘event-categories’ – the default event taxonomy in the Events Manager plugin. So, a request to http://example.com/wp-json/taxonomies/event-categories/ responds with a “No […]

Local WordPress enviroment with Bitnami

This is bitnami. Download it in your home directory, run the installer and it will open up the Bitnami manager. After you restart your computer, to start apache and mysql, find the ‘wordpress x.x.x’ folder  and execute the ‘manager-linux-x64.run’ file. Click ‘start all’ and check localhost:8080 for your local environment. Note: The default username for […]