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My thoughts on web development and sometimes other things. I don't write here too often as of late (I know, I know). You might want to check the Kelp Current for some of my other writings.

HubSpot to WordPress Website Migration

HubSpot is a powerful all-in-one marketing platform. However, if your company isn't taking advantage of all of the marketing tools it's platform offers and just want to cover your basics, you can save a whole lot of money by migrating to WordPress. Migrating a HubSpot COS hosted website to a self-hosted WordPress site consists of 4 basic steps. …

How to Build a HubSpot Blog Search

Have you ever wished your HubSpot blog had a search feature that didn't take you off your website — _looking at you, google search module_ ? — and that it would search only for blog posts? Here is how I recently accomplished this task …

HubSpot COS Modal Site Search [plugin]

A quick and easy way to provide a nice search experience on your HubSpot website …

Progressively Load Background Images on HubSpot

I am a big fan of the way Instagram's mobile app and Medium's website load images. If you don't know what I'm talking about, it's when an extremely small image is scaled up, blurred out and is loaded before the full image... eventually fading into the full image once it has loaded. …

How To Make an Awesome About Us Page | Part 2: The Code

In part 2 (this post!), I'll be discussing the technical aspects of making the team member photos/videos come alive on the web, some issues we faced and how we solved them …