Bonus: Hello, Hosting!

On this special BONUS episode of “Hello, WP!”, Micah and Josh dig into the nitty gritty of WPMU DEV’s new WordPress hosting service! They interview its masterminds to hear the origin story, what makes it different from the “other guys”, and some of the challenges faced in the development process. Micah also chats with an…

Hello, WordPress!

On this, the final episode of season 1, Micah takes on Nashville, TN to document his first WordCamp, WCUS 2018. Join him as he gets up close and personal with the passionate community behind WordPress (including a special conversation with, none other than, the co-founder of WordPress, Matt Mullenweg) in order to understand “Why WordPress?” EPISODE TRANSCRIPT This season was…

Hello, Gutenberg!

After almost 2 years of development, on December 6, 2018 WordPress merged Gutenberg (a very polarizing new post and page editor) into its core. On this episode, we speak to a range of users and non-users for their thoughts on the future of WordPress and what a change like this means for so many people….

Hello, SEO!

SEO, or search engine optimization, is on the lips of every marketing professional and business owner trying to get the number 1 spot on Google, but somehow it remains unattainable for so many. Follow along as Josh and Micah talk to the SE[PR]Os in an effort to cover the nitty gritty of search engine optimization….

Hello, Hackers!

While it’s easy to become disillusioned to the topic of security in this day and age, we have to stay well informed on the types of attacks that are out there, and what tools and practices we should have in place to combat them. So, on this episode, Josh and Micah talk to a hack…

Hello, Plugins!

Plugins are pretty self-explanatory, but choosing the right ones for your website can be another story. How trustworthy is WordPress’ review system…or any review system for that matter? On this episode Micah and Josh look at the ins and outs of choosing plugins and handling reviews, and Micah hunts for a WPMU DEV 1-star reviewer. EPISODE…

Hello, Cache!

It’s our very first episode of Hello, WP! On this episode, Micah shares his intimidation in joining a new community and looks into the topic that brought him and Josh to the podcasting table…caching. What is it? Why do you need it? And how do you implement it on your website? EPISODE TRANSCRIPT This episode is…

Hello, WP! Trailer

Welcome to “Hello, WP!” a podcast by WPMU DEV that follows a new user’s hopefully interesting and somewhat awkward journey to discover WordPress and it’s valuable community. Along the way we’ll take on difficult-to-understand topics and chat with a range of WP users and professionals. The journey begins January, 2019. Subscribe to “Hello, WP!” on…