Consolidation through mergers and acquisitions isn’t the only big business story in WordPress. Partnerships are increasing too. Founders investing in founders. Product companies and agencies expanding their own ecosystems. Informal partnerships to protect common interests. There are a lot of ways to grow on your own terms in WordPress.
WordCamp US will soon be releasing its list of approved talks and speakers. They’ve also put out a call for volunteers. Helping out at WCUS is a great way to give back to the WordPress community, not to mention a fantastic way of networking with others. 🙋♂️ Meanwhile, WordCamp Asia has a “teaser site” online for…
Some highlights and an overview of WCUS 2021 from David Bisset. Catch up on anything you missed and learn how you can get more involved in WordPress.
Get ready for WordPress 6.1! There’s a live walkthrough coming for it on September 13, and the feature freeze is September 20. Other important news: security updates will no longer be backported for WordPress 3.7-4.0, and there’s a new Advanced WordPress Administration handbook.
🏕️ Two WordPress events should be on your radar: Tickets for WordCamp Europe 2020 are available online now. The virtual event is happening June 4-6 with an online Contributor Day followed by two days of programming. WordCamp US 2020 announced this week they are going virtual. They are still planning on offering “many of the…
Matt Mullenweg just completed the 2017 State of the Word, which highlights the accomplishments of the past year, and sets the direction for the year ahead for WordPress.