In this episode, John James Jacoby and I reflect on Alex Mill’s latest blog post where he announced that he’s ending his battle with Leukemia. We highlight some of the impacts he’s had on people’s lives and the contributions he’s made to open-source software. Stories Discussed: Leukemia Has Won Alex’s (more…)Read More
Hey Divi Nation! Welcome to the first Divi Nation Community Report of 2019! Since our last update, we’ve had 4 new Meetup groups come on board, and several new members join. The Divi Nation is now comprised of ~1,824 members, spread out between 22 Groups, in 10 countries. Want to become a Meetup host in […]
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In this episode, John James Jacoby and I are joined by Morten Rand-Hendriksen and Rachel Cherry to discuss the WordPress Governance project. We discover why it was created, its goals, and how it aims to help govern the systems and processes that make up the WordPress project. Stories Discussed: WPML (more…)
Hey Divi Nation! Welcome to the third installment of our Divi Nation Community Report! Since our last update, we’ve had 7 new Meetup groups come on board, and over 400 new members join. In less than 3 months, we’ve grown our Network from 8 groups to 18(!) and have many more groups ready to launch […]
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Hey Divi Nation! Welcome to our second Divi Nation Community Report! A lot has happened since our first update, and we’re excited to fill you in on what our Meetup groups have been up to. We’re also thrilled to introduce you to new groups that recently launched, and to the amazing hosts that took the […]
Todrick Moore Courtesy of David Bisset Fellow WordPresser Todrick Moore, a member of the Miami WordPress community and volunteer organizer of WordCamp Miami 2015 and 2016 passed away last week of Leukemia. “Todrick Moore was one of the kindest and strongest members of the South Florida WordPress community, and I (more…)
In this episode, John James Jacoby and I are joined by Fred Meyer, David Hayes, and Alex Denning of WPShout to learn about WPShout’s Pro Community. This community aims to bring people together to learn from each other and provide one-to-one mentorship opportunities with David and Fred. Later in the (more…)
The WordPress Community team has unveiled a new tool called Meetup Tracker. This tool replaces the Meetup Status Document and will enable Global Community Team members to more easily track all Meetup.com groups. There’s also a new application form available for organizers looking to join the WordPress Meetup Chapter Program. (more…)
Hey Divi Nation, it’s time for our first ever Divi Nation Community Report! Now, seeing as we’ve never done one of these before, it’s probably worth explaining what exactly that means. Back in March we announced the Divi Nation Meetup Network. This network allows us to link any Meetup Group in the world to one […]
Providing support on the WordPress.org forums is one of the easiest ways to contribute to WordPress and those who do are some of the unsung heroes of the project. One of those heroes is James Huff known as MacManX on the forums. Huff has been supporting users for 13 years (more…)