Draft WordPress Podcast

The benefits of Masterminds • Post Status – WordPress Website Design Article

Ken Wallace and Cory Miller talk about what masterminds are, how they work, and what benefits they can provide entrepreneurs and other professionals. Ken Wallace runs Mastermind Jam, which according to the website, “gives you everything you need to join, create, and manage your mastermind group, all without having to waste time cobbling together a bunch of different software, forms, and shared documents, even if you don’t have a large personal network.” Here’s the episode: Some of the topics discussed…

Read More

Syed Balkhi on Awesome Motive’s acquisition of All In One SEO • Post Status – WordPress Website Design Article

Syed Balkhi joins me to discuss the acquisition of AIO SEO.All in One SEO is one of the most widely used plugins in the WordPress ecosystem, with more than two million installs.In the announcement post, Syed says the entire All in One SEO team is joining Awesome Motive, aside from founder Michael Torbert: Transcribed by https://otter.ai Brian Krogsgard 0:02 This episode of the Draft podcast is brought to you by Jilt. Jilt is email marketing built for eCommerce stores. Go…

Read More

Working on multiple things, and working with partners • Post Status – WordPress Website Design Article

In this episode of Post Status Draft, Brian and Cory talk about balancing multiple projects, and working with partners. A lot of folks in the WordPress economy, whether employed with a side hustle or self-employed, manage multiple things. Also, many of us work with partners, or are interested in partnerships. Cory has long worked with partners, and we’re now running Post Status as partners. Also, we are both working on several projects. In this episode of Draft, we talk about…

Read More

Introducing a new chapter, with Cory Miller as Post Status partner • Post Status – WordPress Website Design Article

Cory Miller is now a co-owner and Partner of Post Status. He’s purchased half of the business and will help run and grow it moving forward. I created Post Status in January 2013 and started the Club in January 2015. January 2020 marks another huge milestone for this community and business. I’m very excited to share that Cory Miller is now an equal partner of Post Status. Cory purchased half the business and will be working with me in the…

Read More

Scott Bolinger on WordPress, JAMstack, and the future of the independent developer • Post Status – WordPress Website Design Article

Scott Bolinger talks to me about headless WordPress, JAMstack, APIs, and the state of the indie developer in the WordPress landscape. In this episode, Scott and I dig into his experience as an indie developer within the WordPress landscape. Scott has long used JavaScript as a core technology with AppPresser. I think he’s on the forefront of thinking about and using technologies that are new to WordPress but out in full force in other ecosystems. Scott is really into JAMstack…

Read More

Chat with a WordPress skeptic • Post Status – WordPress Website Design Article

Kira Leigh works with WordPress, but in most instances she’d rather avoid it. I talk to her about why she’s a WordPress skeptic. I talked with Kira Leigh, a full-stack creative entrepreneur and consultant. Skeptic may be too strong of a word, but she makes it clear that she thinks WordPress is too often used when it’s not necessary. Kira handles every part of her projects, which typically stem from marketing and copywriting, but she takes on design, development, and…

Read More

Why the makers of Ninja Forms are getting into eCommerce • Post Status – WordPress Website Design Article

In this episode, I talk with James and Kevin — cofounders of the Ninja Forms product — to discuss why their next leg of their business is in the competitive landscape of eCommerce. Welcome to the Post Status Draft podcast, which you can find on iTunes, Google Play, Stitcher, and via RSS for your favorite podcatcher. Post Status Draft is hosted by Brian Krogsgard and co-host Brian Richards. In this episode, I bring on James Laws and Kevin Stover —…

Read More

Considerations for eCommerce merchants, with Andrew Youderian of eCommerce Fuel • Post Status – WordPress Website Design Article

In this episode I discuss eCommerce and considerations for eCommerce merchants, with Andrew Youderian of eCommerce Fuel. Welcome to the Post Status Draft podcast, which you can find on iTunes, Google Play, Stitcher, and via RSS for your favorite podcatcher. Post Status Draft is hosted by Brian Krogsgard and co-host Brian Richards. In this episode, I bring on Andrew Youderian. Andrew runs eCommerce Fuel — a great website geared toward eCommerce store owners, specifically those making high six figures or…

Read More

Building Multidots, with Anil Gupta • Post Status – WordPress Website Design Article

In this episode I talk to Anil Gupta about his journey and philosophies building Multidots — a company doing enterprise web development work all over the world with more than 100 employees. Welcome to the Post Status Draft podcast, which you can find on iTunes, Google Play, Stitcher, and via RSS for your favorite podcatcher. Post Status Draft is hosted by Brian Krogsgard. In this episode of Draft, I talk to Anil Gupta, the founder of Multidots. Multidots is a 100+ person company, and Anil has…

Read More

Matt Mullenweg on WordPress, Gutenberg, and the future • Post Status – WordPress Website Design Article

In this episode, I am joined by Matt Mullenweg, the co-founder of WordPress and CEO of Automattic. Just after releasing WordPress 5.0, and on the heels of WordCamp US, Matt and I review the event, the release, and discuss how he thinks things went, what could have gone better, and what he sees ahead. We also dig into WooCommerce, various plans around core development processes, Automattic, and more. I hope you enjoy. And an audio version. Full transcript is coming…

Read More