If everyone who was going to WordCampUS in Nashville this year were to write a pre-WordPress post, well, that would be a lot of posts. I choose to do so for two reasons. What I Get Out of WordCampUS The first reason really has two parts. 1. The Pulse of the WordPress Community and the … [Read more...] about WordCamp US: Here I Come… and What It Really Means to Me
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During the life of this blog so far, Judy and I have brought you our content via text, audio and video. Picking up in the podcast arena again these last couple of years has not only given us the chance to invite experts in to chat about WordPress and eCommerce, but bring you different perspectives … [Read more...] about Perspectives on Sundays
The best-laid plans of mice and men can go awry...As you know, I spend most of my time here pushing out content through my blog posts and three podcasts. And rich, valuable content that addresses your needs is often the result of my involvement in the WordPress community and the people I connect … [Read more...] about Reaching Out to the WordPress Community to Help Me Get to WordCampUS
I always love to go to WordCamps. But WordCamp Seattle has a special place in my heart as a past-organizer, part of the team, or simply because of the people and my involvement with the Seattle WordPress community over the years. Even though I live 3.5 hours away now, I'm still a Seattle WordPress … [Read more...] about What Was Your Favorite Part of WordCamp Seattle 2017?
It's always interesting to look at your older posts. Sometimes I am in a cleaning up mode, other times it's some updating or repurposing. But when I came across this one, I just had to open it and see if what I said here was still valid.Yes, it hasn't changed.Originally, I used to have a … [Read more...] about These Things I Believe: A Blogger’s Creed
For ten years we have produced content to help you grow your WordPress site. During those years, I have given dozens of free workshops and spoken at numerous WordCamps. Delivering content to you has been at the top of our lists and we don't have any plans to change that anytime soon.So I thought … [Read more...] about Be a BobWP Backer
Last Sunday, I shared a post about WooConf (a WooCommerce Conference) coming up and the interview I will be doing this year on stage.As I looked at the week, I saw how saturated in Woo my life would be. Sure, I share, blog, podcast and talk a lot about WooCommerce, but I thought this would be a … [Read more...] about A Week of Woo
WooConf is right around the corner, October 19th and 20th. Yes, it's the official WooCommerce Conference. And it's in Seattle this year. Imagine that. My favorite conference in my favorite city. And only a 3.5-hour drive away for me. Life is good.This will be the third WooConf. The first was in … [Read more...] about WooConf Is in Seattle and I’m Loving It
I have always considered WordCamp Seattle my hometown WordCamp. Mainly because I have always lived somewhere nearby. In the past, I have been the lead organizer, on the organizing team, a speaker, a trainer an—always—an attendee.This year my plan is to just enjoy it, meet new friends, reconnect … [Read more...] about Avalara Sends the BobWP eCommerce Show to WordCamp Seattle
eCommerce. For some it's a scary word or simply misunderstood. Let's talk about how you may already be part of the eCommerce world. Watch...Listen...Read... Over the last one or two years here on the blog, we've been talking about eCommerce and selling stuff on your WordPress site. This is … [Read more...] about Does the Word eCommerce Scare You or Are You Just Misunderstanding It?
Well, it's a question that got your wondering, huh? Well, the two had everything to do with each other this last weekend as I built out a page for our podcast sponsorships using the Beaver Build plugin for WordPress. So I thought what better opportunity to not only talk about the experience with … [Read more...] about What Does Podcast Sponsorships and Beaver Builder Have in Common?
Two things happened to me this morning, both of which happen a lot. I Googled for a Solution. Looking at my homepage, my attention was caught once again when I looked at where I list my recent posts. By using the Genesis featured post widget, I can only get the "read more" button if I display and … [Read more...] about Need a WordPress Answer? Don’t Be Lazy. Google It.