Managing SSL certificates and HTTPS configuration at scale

Our multi-network multisite WordPress installation at WSU has 1022 sites spread across 342 unique domain names. We have 481 SSL certificates on the server to help secure the traffic to and from these domains. And we have 1039 unique server blocks in our nginx configuration to help route that traffic. Configuring a site for HTTPS is … Continue reading Managing SSL certificates and HTTPS configuration at scale

David Bowie

I have so many good memories around David Bowie. My second band, Cycle Pinsetter, was obsessed. We ate up everything Bowie. Covering at least Ziggy Stardust, Rebel Rebel, Andy Warhol, and Queen Bitch—and playing them over and over and over again. The recordings that I have will always be fun to revisit. The music. He was … Continue reading David Bowie

Email to Slack bot idea

It would be fun to have a Slack bot that could be copied late into a long email thread of reply-alls. It would create a channel or join an existing one, parse the thread into a conversation with messages applied to people in the conversation, and then reply-all to the email thread with a link … Continue reading Email to Slack bot idea

We’re hiring a WordPress developer at WSU and you should apply

You may have heard by now, through tweet after tweet after tweet—we’re hiring for a WordPress developer position at Washington State University. If you have any inclination to apply, you should. We’d love to talk to you about what we’re doing and how you’ll help. I’d love to work alongside you and continue to build … Continue reading We’re hiring a WordPress developer at WSU and you should apply