I don't have bad days... I choose not to.

This is one of the most important things I've learned in my whole career. It really does have the power to change your life.

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How to style the Google maps popup infowindow

One of my readers has asked to show them how they can style the popup infowindow on a google map. This post gives you a basic example of this. This is notoriously tricky, but I think I have simplified it for you.

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Google maps javascript API example with a styled map and custom pin icon

A lot of websites use google maps to show their location, but they usually leave it with the default style. This post gives you the code I use to generate a map and shows you how to style it. It also shows you how to add a custom map pin icon.

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Intercepting content and member save events in Umbraco

In Umbraco, you may want to perform certain actions when a content item or member is being saved or created. This post shows you how to do that. This is relevant for Umbraco projects that use MVC.

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10 tips for being outstanding in an interview

Here are my 10 tips for being outstanding in an interview.

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7 simple tips to improve your .NET website

Here are 7 simple tips to help you improve your .NET website

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I've worked out how to cheat at Pokemon Go

This post tells you what you need to know to hack Pokemon Go

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How to start using Dependency Injection in MVC and Umbraco

This post has the code and a video you need to help you start using Dependency Injection in MVC and Umbraco

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How to install Umbraco using Visual Studio NuGet IIS and SQL Server

This post gives you a step by step guide on how to install Umbraco on your local machine using Visual Studio, NuGet, IIS and SQL Server.

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Search all of the best FREE stock images in one place

This post gives you a list of the of the best sites for getting free stock images. Within the sites, almost all of the photographs are free from copyright restriction and are licensed under creative commons public domain dedication (CC0 1.0).

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