My name is Marty

I am a web developer landscape photographer group fitness instructor

Hi there, I’m Marty.

If you’ve seen the text above, you’ll know I am a web developer, landscape photographer and group fitness instructor.

Originally from Adelaide, I’m now living and working in Melbourne and co-owner of Mity Digital. By day I’m a PHP developer and front end web developer, and by night a Les Mills group fitness instructor.

Outside of work, I enjoy landscape photography, the odd casual video game, and have a passion for music, and of course, playing with my two cats, Toby and Zack.

I've created this site to share a bit more about myself, as well as a blog of more technical content that doesn't really connect with the audience on the Mity website.

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JS

Do I still need to use jQuery?

jQuery makes it so easy to start making your website be interactive at the client side. It was easy to learn, powerful, and has a large audience around the world...

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PHP

The strengths (and limits) of Joomla's overrides

I’ve developed a few sites using Joomla – this is one of them. And one of the best parts of Joomla are the layout overrides. Nothing irks me more than when...

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Game

Spider-Man

Buying Spider-Man on PS4 was a bit of an impulse buy for me. I knew it was coming out but while I don’t mind superheroes, I wouldn’t say I’m a die-hard...

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CSS

Bulma: road-testing the CSS framework

CSS

I’ve been doing some research on CSS frameworks to determine their usefulness in my day to day work. I think every developer has heard of Bootstrap. And thousands...

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