Matt Dailey

Web Developer

About

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Hi. I'm Matt and welcome to my personal website. This is the place where you can learn more about me, read my blog, see some of the code I have written, and learn about the different ways to get in touch with me. I'm a web developer with expertise in PHP, WordPress, jQuery, Angular, HTML, CSS. I currently live in Boston. When I'm not writing code, I like taking photos, creating Photoshop art, discovering new music and running in the occasional road race.

From My Blog

How to add free SSL certificate to GoDaddy shared hosting

After reading the news that Google will start flagging HTTP sites as ‘not secure’ starting this July, it was time to look into getting a SSL certificate for my website. Naturally GoDaddy offers their own SSL certificate for 75 dollars a year. You can install your own SSL certificate but GoDaddy offers very little help. …

Adding virtual hosts in WAMP

The ability to have multiple domains running on a local server can be accomplished with virtual hosts. Setting up a virtual host in the past was tedious and time-consuming. The process involved updating multiple files that were hard to find. One of the reasons why MAMP Pro has become so popular is it automates the …

Simple fix if custom fields in WordPress are not saving

I wanted to share the resolution of an issue I encountered with custom fields not saving in WordPress this past week.  The problem would occur with fields from the Advanced Custom Fields plugin and only if they were new fields being added. Existing custom fields on the page were not affected. I found out the …

TablePress export saving issue solved by increasing memory limit

At my work we needed to export some TablePress tables from one site and import them to another site. In the TablePress plugin if more than one table is selected to export the file format is automatically a zip file. The newly created zip file was corrupted. A likely cause was another plugin interfering with …

Portfolio

Resume

Skill Highlights

HTML, CSS, jQuery, Angular, Javascript, WordPress, PHP, Git, Photoshop

Work Experience
WordPress Developer

Extreme Networks

March 2017 - present

Email/HTML Consultant

Spartan Race

December 2016 - March 2017

Web Developer

QuickPivot

August 2013-November 2016

Junior Web Developer

Advanced Practice Strategies

August 2012-August 2013

Education
Masters, Public Policy

George Washington University

2003-2005

Bachelors, Political Science

University of Massachusetts-Amherst

1998-2000

Associates, Liberal Arts

Middlesex Community College

1996-1998