The Post Status Excerpt Podcast

Post Status Excerpt (No. 28) — A WordPress Core Performance Team?

“If plugin authors were better educated maybe they would make some different choices.”

In this episode of Post Status Excerpt, Cory and David talk about WordPress’s reputation relative to its performance. This discussion unfolds in light of a new proposal for a Performance Team for WordPress core. What should happen to improve the WordPress experience (for both the user and for search engines) on the front-end and the admin experience as well? Education? Notifications to the user?

Also covered in this episode: We are formally announcing the existence of the new Post Status homepage, which is still a work in progress. We’re also encouraging listeners to check out the “Week at” (get the feed here), and submit your Black Friday / Cyber Monday deals to us at Post Status.

Every week Post Status Excerpt will brief you on important WordPress news — in about 15 minutes or less! Learn what’s new in WordPress in a flash. ⚡

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