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The OSTraining Podcast Season 2 Ep #2: Dan Maby of WPandUP and Blue 37
In this episode, we will be talking to Dan Maby, Director at Blue 37 a Wordpress design firm and CEO of WPandUp, a non-profit designed to support & promote positive mental health within the WordPress community. Dan shares with us more about the origin story and services of WPandUP, as well as, the online event they are hosting on Giving Tuesday called DoSummitGood.
Season 2 Ep #1: Miguel Balparda on Magento 2
In this first episode of season 2, we're happy to welcome Miguel Balparda of Nexcess to talk about Magento 2.
Miguel is a globe trotting ambassador for Magento and for Nexcess. If you've been to a Magento event, there's at least a 50/50 chance that you've run into Miguel. He lives in Argentina, but is on an airplane traveling the world for Magento most of the year.
Episode #39: April Sides on Lullabot and Georgia.gov
In this week's episode, I'm delighted to welcome April Sides.
April is a Drupal developer who works for Lullabot, one of the biggest and most reputable Drupal agencies. She's worked on all sorts of fascinating projects, and at the moment she's helping Georgia.gov (the state of Georgia), move many of their Drupal sites over to Drupal 8.
We talk about what she's been doing in the Drupal world, about DrupalCon Seattle, which happened the previous week. And, what it's like to be part of such a massive government project, helping people out, by making government websites easier to use and easier to search.
Episode #38: Zac Gordon on Yoga, Teaching and React
Episode #37: Jason Coleman and Paid Memberships Pro
This episode features Jason Coleman, who runs Paid Memberships Pro, one of the most successful plugins for running a membership site in WordPress.
Not only does Jason have his own membership site to sell extra features and support for Paid Memberships Pro, but he's also spent years looking at the membership sites of his customers. So Jason has all sorts of fascinating tips and tricks that he's picked up from his customers and applied to his own site. Hopefully, you'll be able to get some useful advice for running your own membership site.
Episode #36: Ben Pines and Elementor
In this episode, we welcome Ben Pines, the Chief Marketing Officer at Elementor.
Elementor is a page builder which is technically in the same space as Gutenberg, but does approximately 1,001 extra things.
Ben is doing pretty well at his job, because Elementor is probably the fastest growing WordPress plugin around. In the last two and a half years, Elementor has grown from zero installs to close to two million, and Ben has led many of the efforts to get the word out about Elementor and its growth.