David Carter

David Carter

Expert in Custom WordPress Development

WordPress Hierarchy

April 4, 2018

One of the first things you need to understand as you start working with WordPress is the template heirarchy because you need to know which file to edit when you’re working on a page. For a good visualization, check out WP Hierarchy . Before I get started with some…

Using AJAX in WordPress

February 24, 2018

Getting your theme ready for AJAX The first thing you’ll need to do is enqueue your javascript file. Open up functions.php and add the following if it’s not already there. You can look this up in the codex , but I’ll go through the arguments for wp_register_script() . The…

My First Brew Day

July 4, 2017

There’s a little place in hell for people like those who run mega corporations like AB-InBev. I like my American underdog story so I choose to only drink fully independent craft beer. I’ve been doing this for a few years now so I decided it was time to try this myself. I rounded…
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Buskirk-Chumley Theatre & The BCT Box Office

December 16, 2016

The Buskirk-Chumley Theatre is a historical landmark of Bloomington, Indiana so it was a great honor when they came to us to rebuild their sites. The main issue they had at the time was having to duplicate the same information on both sites as well as difficulty in entering…

The Fresh Fork

May 5, 2016

The Fresh Fork offers a unique take on the restaurant scene, providing prepared meals in microwaveable to-go containers. Customers use the website to place their order and then either pick up their food or have it delivered. With multiple delivery services available in-town, this…

Necter: Hybrid Mobile App

July 14, 2015

Necter is a hybrid app I built along with the accompanying website. As the sole developer on this project, I was responsible for every commit from the first to the last. Once the project neared completion, I oversaw semi-weekly testing sessions with the client. The app was…
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David Carter

I am the Director of Technical Services at Tribeswell in Bloomington, Indiana. My favorite part of going to work is developing complex websites and solving all of the creative problems that arise in the process. I also handle ongoing maintenance like plugin updates and adding new features to sites, among other responsibilities.