It’s time for my weekly roundup again. This week of WordPress news has been an interesting one. So, let’s dive right in. The focus of last week was mostly on the release date WordPress 5.0 with the inclusion of Gutenberg as a primary goal. As you can imagine, there was a lot of discussion on the …Read: "New conferences, Gutenberg news and more!"
WordCamp is an informal and community-organized conference that’s all about WordPress. Yoast employees attend several WordCamps a year, both as speakers and as visitors. The conferences are organized all over the world, from Nigeria to China and from Australia to France.
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WordCamps are great for designers! Learn why WordPress needs more designers, and how you can contribute to the WordPress design right now.
Today is International Women's Day. To celebrate this, we give you an 11% discount on everything! Read Marieke's post and share your story about awesome women in WordPress.
Our support lead Taco Verdonschot is a well-known figure in the WordPress community for organizing WordCamps. We asked him 5 questions!
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Five years ago, I met Taco Verdonschot for the first time. He applied for a job at Yoast. He brought a cake to his job interview. So smart! He was the first developer we ever hired and probably the worst one we had. And although Taco wasn’t much of a developer, I knew right from …Read: "5 questions for Yoast’s community hero Taco"
Today, we celebrate International Women’s Day. In this post, I’ll first explain the importance of International Women’s Day. After that, I’d like to invite you all to celebrate International Women’s Day with us. Share your story about a WordPress woman who inspired you. You can leave your story in the comments or share it on social …Read: "Let’s celebrate International Women’s Day!"
A few weeks ago, I went to my first proper WordCamp, in London. I went as a designer, and I wasn’t expecting to learn very much, but spoiler warning: I was wrong. In this post, I will explain why going to a WordCamp is worthwhile as a designer, why WordPress needs more designers, and how designers …Read: "Contributing to WordPress as a designer"