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Post Status Excerpt (No. 28) — A WordPress Core Performance Team?
In this episode of Post Status Excerpt, Cory and David talk about WordPress's reputation relative to its performance. This discussion unfolds in light of a new proposal for a Performance Team for WordPress core. What should happen to improve the WordPress experience (for both the user and for search engines) on the front-end and the admin experience as well? Education? Notifications to the user?
Post Status Excerpt (No. 27) — CaboPress and Owning Your Own Content (For Some)
In this episode of Post Status Excerpt, Cory comes back freshly tanned from CaboPress to share his experiences and one big takeaway point that everyone can appreciate. David brings up how Facebook's outage this week made him start to give pause before quipping on Twitter about "owning your own content." He asks if or how WordPress and the open web can help the people for whom Facebook is the internet.
Post Status Excerpt (No. 26) — WordPress Acquisition Overload Syndrome (W.A.O.S)
There were at least four acquisitions announced almost back-to-back this week in the WordPress space. David and Cory review them all.
Pippin Williamson on Awesome Motive Acquiring Sandhills Development
In the latest WordPress acquisition, Sandhills is joining Awesome Motive. Pippin Williamson talks with Cory about WordPress: past and future.
Chris Lema on Liquid Web Acquiring LearnDash
Chris Lema talks about the latest WordPress acquisition: LearnDash is joining Liquid Web. Will it become the leading LMS turnkey solution?
Post Status Excerpt (No. 25) — Doing "The Right Thing" & MailChimp Acquisition Thoughts
In this episode of Post Status Excerpt, David and Cory first discuss how hard it is to do "the right thing" and potentially dealing with tough and negative feedback as a result. How does an entrepreneur prepare for "roller coaster" times — especially if the ride is heading down? What should you keep in mind? Cory shares an iThemes experience in response.
Solid considered topics and technical coverage. Keep up the great work. Thanks, Jez.
Fantastic listening, however aren't long enough!
Terrific source of WordPress information
As an occasional WordPress developer, Brian and Joe's WordPress Draft is a great discussion on all things WordPress. It helps me keep in touch with what's going on in core and the ecosystem, as well as providing insight into running a business that uses WordPress.