Matt Medeiros shared this video in Slack, and it is amazing. It comedically describes why spec work is ridiculous. Must watch.
Big Changes in WP_Query and the Nav Block • Accessibility-Ready Themes • Design Systems and Agency-Client Co-Creation • W3.CSS • WP Plugin Compare • Is Self-Hosted Email Impossible? • Cool Tool: WordPress WebAssembly • Also: Remix Icons, PDFgrep, The only 58 bytes of CSS you need to go to parties, plus an amazing Block Editor trick.
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Matt Medeiros shares how he tried to help some honey entrepreneurs, and ended up Squarespace. I’m pretty disappointed in him about that (what else is new!), but I definitely understand where he’s coming from. To reiterate what I said in a footnote yesterday: What can WordPress as a whole be doing to make onboarding easier?…
Big organizations have many different strategies — or sometimes lackthereof — for managing their web presence. One of the biggest decisions to make organizationally is whether or not to centralize or decentralize website management and decisions across departments. The concepts are relatively self-explanatory: With a centralized management structure, departments would rely on a central hub…
Matt Medeiros has moved to Castos, a company that focuses on podcast hosting — and also has a WordPress plugin. Matt is the new Director of Podcaster Success. 👍