Devin Walker is a San Diego based entrepreneur, developer and designer.


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How to Hide WooCommerce’s Annoying Admin Notices

Posted on Jun 21, 2013 in WordPress | 3 Comments

Hiding “Install the WooThemes Updater plugin…” alert on Dashboard is easy. Clean up your admin dashboard by removing this message.

I’m Speaking: WordCamp Orange County 2013

Posted on May 21, 2013 in WordPress | No Comments

I’m very excited to announce that I will be speaking about WordPress Optimization for Speed at this year’s WordCamp Orange County.

WooCommerce Mark Virtual Orders as Complete

Posted on Apr 6, 2013 in Coding, Web Development, WordPress | One Comment

WooCommerce virtual orders can be marked as ‘completed’ automatically after payment easily. Here’s a useful bit of code to add to your custom functionality plugin or your theme’s functions.php file.

Roots Theme and WooCommerce Duplicate Header, Sidebar and Footer Fix

Posted on Mar 22, 2013 in Coding, Web Development, WordPress | One Comment

Roots theme makes use of the excellent Theme Wrapper which helps to cut down greatly on code clutter within your WordPress theme. WooCommerce doesn’t play nicely with this logic and you may notice duplicate headers within your code: How to Fix the Duplicate Headers 1. Create a Blank header.php file in your theme directory:


PhpStorm 6 and the New Darkula Theme

Posted on Mar 15, 2013 in Coding | No Comments

PhpStorm is my favorite IDE and I use it every day. The latest version is sleeker than ever and packs some great additional features.