Switching from Tag to Script

June 26, 2019

Look, I write in CFScript. Most of the CF devs I look up to write in CFScript. But maybe you don’t. Here’s where I convince you CFScript is worth the jump and, for that matter, just how to “jump” to CFScript.

CF: A Legacy of Legacy

June 3, 2019

I’m here to tell you about ColdFusion’s history of archaic practices (a legacy of legacy), and just what we’re going to do about it.

Yes, CF is “Unpopular”. No, I don't care.

May 21, 2019

It’s popular to hate on CF. It’s popular to say Coldfusion is “dying”. It’s popular to call CF a “legacy” language, and compare it to COBOL. But is Coldfusion really unpopular? And, more important… does it matter?

Using ArraySome and ArrayEvery Higher-Order Functions in Lucee

May 6, 2019

In this post I’m going to take two Lucee only higher-order array functions, arraySome() and arrayEvery(), and explain their use and purpose. I’ll also review the concept of a higher-order function, as well as the Super Cool (yet very little used) lambda expression available in Lucee 5.

Five Reasons to Learn CF in 2019

April 21, 2019

I am happy to present Five Reasons to Learn CF in 2019. I’m trying to be honest here, but you may find some bias because I love Coldfusion. There, I confessed. Read on!