How the Jonathan got started in WordPress.
Jonathan has been involved in WordPress for 10 years. He got started with WordPress when he was running a news site for his university. They were using a php flat application. He checked out WP and got hooked.
What they are sipping?
- Dre – water
- Brad – cabernet sauvignon
- Jonathan – Firestone Union Jack IPA
- WP Daily abruptly shuts down. They have provided an update and have republished their archives for the community.
- WordPress Database SQL injection security issue was publically released. This vulnerability is an edgecase. The person who found the vulnerability releases it with a timeline of when he found it and his communications with WordPress.
- The online WordPress meetup to happen twice a month. John James Jacoby to host the first meetup.
- WordCamps are starting to fork. WordCamp organizers are starting to split off and form their own types of WordPress conferences.
- ProjectBlender is announced by Chris Lema. A podcast for developers and those looking for developers to come on and talk about their project and what they need.
- Dre: WordCamp LA attendees, vote for what you want to see at the sessions on Sunday.
- Brad: New plugin: Floating social share bar.
- BuddyPress 1.8 released! BuddyPress should work on any theme built correctly.
- Jonathan: Just released, BizForce. A business directory for WordPress of consultants, premium themes, plugins, developers and more!