Learning as I go, my first php/mysql custom cms project

Over the past two months, I have been working pretty hard on a freelance project for a package design agency I have just finished up, but the site is not yet live. The client came to me looking for an easier way to update their website, being that the old site was all in flash. Initially I thought to myself that I would approach this with WordPress, being that Im not a strong php/mysql developer and WordPress would give me a lot out of the box. The trick would be customizing it while still keeping it fairly simple and friendly for the client. (more…)