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Hi. I'm Lorna Timbah.

Technologist, Mobile Web Developer, Author, Tech Trainer.

I work on what I love.
I'm a certified Microsoft expert, a Google Mobile Site expert, and a WordPress plugin developer and general translator at WordPress.org. Currently pivoting to IR4.0 technologies. Check out my blog and social media pages to see what I've been up to.

Goodbye, my beloved Custom CSS

Justin Tadlock over at WP Tavern recently posted a few updates on the changes to the Customizer in the upcoming WordPress 5.9 update. What caught my attention was this: A custom CSS solution in core WordPress is unlikely to be reimplemented in the site editor. The global styles panel and per-block design options are the […]

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Moving on from Steem blockchain to Hive

I didn’t realise Steem and Hive blockchains have cause such drama this year. I’m a bigger fan of blogging than I am cryptocurrencies. In particular, there more important things to do in real life, like dealing with the economic implications of COVID-19. As a result I didn’t even realise that Steem has hard-forked as Hive, […]

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How’s 2022 treating you so far?

It’s not too late to say a belated New Year’s greeting now, is it? As for me, I started this year on a pretty good footing, I should say. Flashback to last year Looking back at 2021, I would say that things were okay, although I wished it had been more exciting. The COVID-19 lockdown […]

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Migrating from Google Workspace to Microsoft 365

I finally completed a full cloud migration of a domain from Workspace to 365. It took me weeks of planning and three days of sleep-lack focus to complete it. It was a mess. But complete it I did. It wasn’t as straight-forward as I expected. Even with the migration wizard tools in both Exchange and […]

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My Grassroots Community Projects

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Google Developer Group
Community Manager

GDG is an open and independent group where developers become better developers, by exploring and building services using Google technologies.

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Women Techmakers
Community Lead

WTM aims to increase women's visibility and participation in technical events via tech-based and technical know-how that enhances problem-solving skills.

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Startup Weekend
Lead Organiser

Startup Weekend is a 54-hour weekend event where anyone from technical, creative, to business groups gather and learn how to turn their ideas into reality.

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CoderDojo
Lead Organiser

CoderDojo is an open source, volunteer led community orientated around running free non-profit coding clubs for young people ages 7 to 17 years old.