Ep 23: Craig Martin. On tuning high-traffic WP sites, creating one of the first Travel podcasts & growing an all-remote consulting business

For links, transcript, show notes, video and more visit: https://pagely.com/podcast/episodes/ep-23-craig-martin/ Craig Martin of Performance Foundry is one of the most long-standing partners of Pagely having helped to resolve performance bottlenecks and tune high-traffic WordPress sites. In this conversation Sean interviews Craig about what’s involved in diagnosing performance issues and resolving performance scaling issues, Craig’s long…

Ep 22: Katie Hess. Turning a passion into a thriving business and bringing flower power to the world

For links, transcript, show notes, video and more visit: https://pagely.com/podcast/episodes/ep-22-katie-hess/ Katie Hess converted her fascination with the healing power of flower essences into a robust business that employs an all-female team of ten women across three countries. They are bringing transformational experiences to the masses via in-person events, online educational programs and by selling physical…

Ep 21: Drew Olanoff. The miracle of stem cells, lethal flying scooters and 76ers fandom

For links, transcript, show notes, video and more visit: https://pagely.com/podcast/episodes/ep-21-drew-olanoff/ Drew Olanoff got his start in computers at a young age moderating BBS’s. He was offered an internship for America Online and thus began a long and illustrious career working at companies like Yahoo!, TechCrunch, NextWeb and more. In this interview Joshua interviews Drew on…

Ep 20: Rahul Bansal. Optimizing your company’s culture around Mission, Values and Vision

For links, show notes, transcription, video and more visit: https://pagely.com/podcast/episodes/ep-20-rahul-bansal Rahul Bansal has built RTcamp from scratch to be a hugely successful WP dev agency. We were honored to have him speak this year at PressNomics 6 on the lessons learned from growing his organization. In this conversation Sean interviews Rahul about the pillars of…

Ep 19: Andy Wibbels. On product positioning, marketing and winning a book deal from having his blog

For video, links, transcript, show notes and more visit: https://pagely.com/podcast/episodes/ep-19-andy-wibbels/   Andy Wibbels was one of the first people to land a book deal from having a popular, early blog. He’s been in tech marketing and product since the early dotcom days and has strong opinions on how compelling story telling should be conducted to…

Ep 18: Francisco Dao. Crashing trucks in Peru and launching a caffeinated energy bar

For links, show notes, transcript, video and more visit: https://pagely.com/podcast/episodes/ep-18-francisco-dao/  Francisco Dao has served as a columnist for Inc.com, founded an exclusive adventure sports retreat company for entrepreneurs, served as COO for an AI-focused incubator and is currently bringing a caffeinated energy/nutrition bar to market. In this interview Joshua interviews Francisco on his entrepreneurial journey,…

Ep 17: Carl Alexander. Self-publishing a book that made $11k in its first week and becoming a public speaker

For links, show notes, transcript, video and more visit: https://pagely.com/podcast/episodes/ep-17-carl-alexander/ Carl Alexander found himself in a quarter-life crisis bouncing between software jobs unfulfilled and not sure how he would sustain his career for another forty years through to retirement. He transitioned into a freelance career and self-published a book to teach the basics of object…

Ep 16: Dave Amirault. From humble beginnings to developing an award-winning ad campaign for a major ski resort

For links, transcript, show notes, video and more visit: https://pagely.com/podcast/episodes/ep-16-dave-amirault/ From humble beginnings on the east coast riding back mountains & tinkering with perl scripts to winning an Adweek award for his ingenious “one-star” ad campaign, Digidave Amirault is a marketing wizard. In this interview Joshua talks to Dave about his humble beginnings hand-coding HTML…

Ep 15: Morten Rand-Hendriksen. On ethics in design & technology and the case for WordPress governance

For links, transcript, show notes, video and more visit: https://pagely.com/podcast/episodes/ep-15-morten-rand-hendriksen/ Morten Rand-Hendriksen has made it his mission to help people understand and get the most out of the web, and contribute to the debates about ownership and democratization of information, design philosophy, and the open web. His 60+ published courses on WordPress, front end web…

Ep 14: Gregg Scoresby. On building the #1 fastest growing software company in Arizona

For links, show notes, transcript, video and more visit: https://pagely.com/podcast/episodes/ep-14-gregg-scoresby/ CampusLogic’s mission is to help schools change lives by driving increased access, informed borrowing and improved completion of student loans. Gregg has helmed the CampusLogic ship to becoming Arizona’s fastest growing software company with quadruple-digit annual percentage growth. In this interview Joshua talks to Gregg…