Four years ago this month I joined WooThemes. The time has gone pretty quickly and I’ve had some great times in the office, interacting with our remote staff, and of course the WooTrips 🙂 But what most people don’t know is how incredibly scary it was for me to take the job back then. So here’s […]
WordCamp Cape Town 2013 is only a few days away! A few of us local Capetonian WordPress community members have been organizing this years’ edition after last years’ organizer decided not to pursue it this year, and it’s been a great experience getting to grips with organizing a conference. So now we are in the […]
One of the most important experiences for me at this years WordCamp Europe was meeting other people, specifically members of the WooTeam who I haven’t met before. One of them was Remi Corson, who after overhearing a chat I was having with Patrick Rauland, sat me down and showed me what he was working on […]
I’ve had the privilege of attending the first WordCamp Europe the past 2 days with the rest of the WooThemes crew and it’s been awesome! I thought I’d share some of the highlights for me: Old Avatars, New Faces I worked on WordPress 3.0 for menus with a few people but I never met any […]
I’ve worked on numerous products at WooThemes over the past few years, and like most things I work on, each one I’ve ended up developing an attachment to; after all I was creating something and much like a parent (which I can fully appreciate since the birth of my daughter) I want each product of […]
So…a colleague of mine, posted a tweet today about self commenting code. I briefly replied, along with others, and I thought I’d share some of my thoughts on “self commenting” code and standards. Whose rules are you following? First things first, who defines what is self commenting code? I guarantee you that different developers will […]
Last night we had an awesome WordPress meetup in Cape Town at Sinn’s restaurant in the city centre, and none other than Matt Mullenweg was the guest of honor! It was great chatting to him and meeting him in the flesh. We chatted about MP6 plugin, REST API’s and where WordPress is going in the […]
I was recently asked to write a post on WPMU.org for the 12 Days of WordPress and BuddyPress about post formats, tumblog, and content separation. Read the full article by clicking on the title link.
As promised, here are my slides from WordCamp Spain 2010!
Just a quick note to say that I’m heading to Barcelona today for WordCamp Spain on Saturday! 🙂 It’s gonna be awesome and I will post my slides and experiences here afterwards. I’ll be presenting on WooTumblog and Post Formats, as well as the Express for WordPress iPhone app. Check out more details here: http://wordcamp.es/ […]