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Introducing Locomotive

When it comes to batch processing WordPress data there aren’t a ton of options available. We often find the need to query large amounts of data. Continue Reading >

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Harvard Business School Open Knowledge

Harvard Business School needed a collaborative blogging solution. With only six weeks until the start of the school year, Reaktiv Studios built a minimum viable product for HBS Open Knowledge to determine its feasibility across HBS courses. A Quick Timeline After some quick discovery meetings to determine the most critical needs for the site, Reaktiv… Continue Reading >

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Dealing with mistakes

I answered this question today over at Dear Design Student, an advice publication for designers, answered by designers. Or, in this case, a developer. The short answer? Own it. Fix it (if you can). And learn from it. Read the long answer over at Dear Design Student. Continue Reading >

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How to work better with developers

I answered this question today over at Dear Design Student, an advice publication for designers, answered by designers. Or, in this case, a developer. The short answer? Start thinking like a developer. Read the long answer over at Dear Design Student. Continue Reading >

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On stepping up reporting capabilities in e-commerce software

Last week I (Brianna) had the pleasure of gathering five developers and talking about ways to improve the reporting capabilities in e-commerce software. I think it’s wonderful that the lead developers on products like Easy Digital Downloads and WP E-Commerce care about what is usually considered a mundane feature that takes a backseat to more… Continue Reading >

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Connecting your site with other sites or services

There’s infinite possibility for how your site can connect and communicate with other sites or third-party services. We can build an API for your WordPress service or site, or engineer yours to interact with other sites or third-party services via their API. This is, truth be told, our favorite kind of work. Recently, we helped… Continue Reading >

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WordCamp Miami 2015

I (Zach) felt a mixture of excitement and nerves leading up to the first day of the Miami WordCamp 2015. This was going to be the first WordCamp I was attending, so I wasn’t too sure what to expect. I don’t know if it’s this way with every WordCamp, but my expectations were completely blown away…. Continue Reading >

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