In an interview, gdgt co-founder Ryan Block hints that his team was hired at AOL for “technology”, not content. As more media orgs like AOL continue to choose in-house platforms, what can WordPress developers do to help keep WP relevant in the enterprise?
Lawrence Ladomery has launched WP Biz Dev, “the first job board dedicated exclusively to Marketing and Sales roles for WordPress businesses.” MORE →
Mailchimp & Co‘s 2021 Benchmark Report on freelancers using Mailchimp said “the top 10% charge $197 per hour.” The 2022 Report did not post data about rates but indicated they had generally gone up. The same was true in the agency benchmark report. We need something like this for WordPress.
Joe Buffs posted a year in review for WP Buffs covering “biggest screw-ups of the past year” as well as the “biggest successes.” The company had total revenue of $1,031,928, up almost 300% from around $376,000 in 2018. It’s great to see such growth in a WordPress business like this one! 📈 Looking ahead, Joe…
WooCommerce Payments offer an in-dashboard, single-account experience for WooCommerce store owners to manage all transactions.
How do you feel about ads in the WordPress admin interface? Why are notifications being abused, and what can we do about it?
Started in 2008, Press75 is one of the oldest WordPress theme shops. Jason Schuller has run the site for years, and according to the listing, it was once a half a million dollar per year business. Now it’s for sale. Jason has been moving away from the theme business for some time. He’s created a couple…