Apparently one of the goals of flying your entire WordPress team into the same geographically region is so that you can beat the living snot out of each other with colored paint. Ah, the simple joys of dishing out pain to your friends…! Check out this short video they created which appears to be a teaser for a much larger feature coming out shortly.
If you’ve been around the core development team for some time then you know that there have always been a leadership structure that is followed so that stuff simply gets done. Most organizations have some sort of reporting mechanism and structure that exists so that productivity remains high. Earlier this year WordPress started experimenting with “Team Reps” which is not the same thing as “Team Leads” – this distinction helped distribute the responsibility of providing updates about progress to others to keep the net of responsibility wide without letting things slip through the crack. This position would be temporary, allowing […]
Andrew Norcross, one of the senior developers for Raven Tools, sports a sweet new hand tattoo that combines his obvious love for coffee and WordPress.
Yup, we’ve got a Facebook Page and we simply need 11 more “likes” to get that coveted Vanity URL. Sure, we’ll eventually hit it, most likely this coming week, but why wait? If you’ve got a moment then feel free to up our count and then share it with a few others. Appreciate it kindly guys! Thus ends your Saturday PSA. ***Update*** We did it. Thanks all! We now own http://www.facebook.com/wpdailyco You guys rock!
Clearly we aren’t using your typical .com or .net or even .org top-level domain. The main reason is quite simple: The others weren’t available. But we think this is to our advantage since the .co extension seems to fit us better. Culturally, more and more organizations are choosing .co to stand for not just company but also for “community” and “collaboration.” We think this fits nicely into what we’re trying to do. Sure, we’re a company as well, but we’re a company of passionate WordPress users. I almost see it as somewhat of a “Band of Brothers” (women welcome too, […]