Interesting Interaction Between inlineHelpText and JSINHTMLENCODE()

If you have ever worked on more complicated Javascript on the Salesforce platform, you may have utilized the JSINHTMLENCODE() function. According to the docs, the JSINHTMLENCODE() function: Encodes text...
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Simple Trick to Immediately Improve for New Developers

I’ve written before about writing clean code and being a software professional, both of which are large contributors to becoming a better developer. However, today I want to talk about 1 small thing...
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ApexMocks with Stub API

At Dreamforce ’16, I gave a presentation with David Frudd and John Leen on the Stub API and how it works with ApexMocks. Apex provides a stub API for implementing a mocking framework. A mocking framework...
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Beyond Trailhead – Apex Testing

Trailhead is an interactive learning path through the basic building blocks of the Salesforce1 Platform. Test your knowledge of the platform while earning points and badges to celebrate your achievements....
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Salesforce Lightning Week Begins!

Salesforce Lightning Week has begun! Salesforce1 Lightning provides a plethora of new functionality to the Salesforce platform, but in it’s simplest form you can think about it as the new generation...
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LVSFDCDUG: ApexMocks Talk

I recently gave a talk at Lehigh Valley Salesforce Developer Group (@LVSFDCDUG). For the past few meetups, we have been live streaming and recording each of the presentations on Youtube. There are several...
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Spring ’15 Feature: Apex Flex Queue

The Spring ’15 release is approaching quickly! As with every Salesforce release, it comes with a plethora of new features. Over the next few weeks, I am going to outline what I find to be some of...
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New Spring ’15 Feature: @testSetup

The Spring ’15 release is approaching quickly! As with every Salesforce release, it comes with a plethora of new features. Over the next few weeks, I am going to outline what I find to be some of...
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What is Salesforce1 Lightning?

You may have heard that Salesforce1 Lightning was announced at Dreamforce ’14. Truthfully, it may have been a bit confusing at first if you were following the development scene beforehand. That confusion...
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What Makes A Great Developer?

Last year I wrote an article about the Hour of Code, an effort to get all students at least an hour of computer programming experience. I love the idea behind it and I think it is something that should...
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Clean Code on the Force.com Platform

A month ago, on Thursday July 10, 2014, I spoke at the Lehigh Valley Salesforce Developer User Group (@LVSFDCDUG) on “Clean Code and Software Professionalism on the Force.com Platform”. In...
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