How has WordPress changed your life?

How has WordPress changed your life?

Last week, I was in New York City for WordCamp and some client meetings. The event was a huge success, with four full tracks of expert designers, developers, and WordPress professionals sharing what they’ve learned. I had a great time with everyone there. I saw old friends, and met new friends. I had my recording […]

The WordPress community summit is back

The WordPress community summit is back

The WordPress community summit was an exciting event in 2012. For the first time ever, over one hundred core contributors, team leads, and community influencers were set to gather with the specific goal to “work together and discuss the vision for WordPress in the coming year.” And by all means, the summit day was quite […]

PressNomics 3, the economics of WordPress conference, is January 22nd - January 24th

PressNomics 3, the economics of WordPress conference, is January 22nd – January 24th

Dates have just been announced for the next PressNomics. PressNomics’ third edition will be held in Tempe, Arizona, January 22nd through January 24th. The first two iterations of this conference, which is essentially the official unofficial WordPress business conference, were massively successful. This year’s event is already shaping up to be another success. Tickets will […]

Brace yourselves, WordSesh 2 is coming

Brace yourselves, WordSesh 2 is coming

The second ever WordSesh, 24 hours of live streaming WordPress presentations, is coming soon. The first WordSesh was a crazy idea that was wildly successful. I love stuff like that. Scott Basgaard is the lead organizer, and he’s announced the second WordSesh is going to be December 7th. If you’d like to get a glimpse […]

Let's learn in Cape Town

Let’s learn in Cape Town

WordCamp Cape Town is November 7th, and I’m really excited to have an opportunity to take part. The timing worked out perfectly, and it will be an excellent chance to learn, get to know people, and achieve some things for Post Status that would otherwise be rather difficult. First off, I’ll be there for an […]

The WP Conf to "fork" WordCamp Los Angeles

The WP Conf to “fork” WordCamp Los Angeles

I was tagged in a tweet by Brad Williams that referenced The WP Conf, which is currently only a half-finished website, but is an independent WordPress conference slated for late this year, and calls itself, “a WordPress conference forked from WordCamp and WordCamp Los Angeles.” Based on intensive investigative journalism… er… I mean, based on […]

WPSessions: Learn from experts

WPSessions: Learn from experts

Brian Richards has launched a new project called WPSessions. WPSessions is a series of monthly presentations from some of the foremost experts in the community. The first Session will be Saturday, June 22nd on Building WordPress Plugins. Brian says that the sessions will range from introductory level to expert level content. There are three presenters in the […]

WordCamps and business

WordCamps and business

You’ve likely heard a lot about the WordPress economy over the past couple of years. Tens of thousands of people make their living with WordPress. It’s likely that many thousands more work at news sites, agencies, or other companies where WordPress is a key platform. Naturally, interest in business tracks at WordCamps has been strong. […]