“I came for the software and stayed for the community.” In this episode of our series Why we love WordPress, I’ll show you what’s behind the software we love. Software isn’t writing itself (yet), and behind WordPress is a great number of volunteer teams working on the software and everything around it. These people are […]Read: "The welcoming community of WordPress"
Meanwhile at Yoast, he grew from doing Customer Support alone to leading a distributed team of amazing Support Engineers. With his team, he aims to provide the best experience to all those customers who help to grow the company that brought him so much.
The Open Source mindset at Yoast really affected the way Taco views the world around him, and taught him to ‘give back’. Aiming for the Victory of the Commons encouraged Taco to join the WordPress Polyglots team, and later the Community team.
In the spare free time, you can find Taco with his family, on his trials bike, organizing computer events (LAN parties) or working as a First Aider at festivals.