MailChimp is offering their marketing automation features for free for all MailChimp users. Besides using this to build an email list, you can accomplish tasks such as following up on purchases, sending order notifications, and recovering abandoned carts. It's amazing to me they're including it even for free plans.
Bridget Willard has published a book — How To Market Your Plugin. It gives developers a framework for marketing their WordPress plugins, with input from Chris Badgett, Anil Gupta, Devin Walker, Marc Benezekein, Adrian Tobey, and Veto Peleg. 📕
WordPress 6.1 walkthrough replay • Matt: WebP no go • Matt: Core needs to be more editorial • Survey: How do you learn WordPress?
Many companies and individuals — both inside and outside the WordPress space — recently offered reduced or free versions of their products. 🎁 Igor Benić made his WordPress developer course for free using this link for a limited time. The Events Calendar folks are making Promoter free through June 1, 2020. This is an automated…
Successfully crowdfunding open source development is difficult, but not impossible. Here are some of the lessons I took away from my Kickstarter project, “A more RESTful WP-CLI.”
Quickly identify your top-paying customers and get the total amount spent for each in WooCommerce. Perfect for a VIP rewards program.
M Asif Rahman writes about his experience sponsoring WordCamp Europe for weDevs. He analyses the time and actual costs, the value beyond direct sales, and more. He also raises a very valid concern around the timing for WCEU 2018, which conflicts with Eid al-Fitr, a very important holiday for Muslims. I have a toy bike…