Introducing Backdrop

We’ve just released Backdrop, a nifty little WP library created by Ryan that will help you save time. Backdrop allows you to create and run one-off background tasks in WordPress without having to change your workflow or write custom code. It is really simple, you just need to plug in the task callback and parameters…

Owain speaks to the people – WP Remote case studies

This week Alex Moss of Firecask and Peadig has been chatting to Owain on the WP Remote blog about how he and his team use WP Remote as part of their daily business routine. Alex, who is co-founder of the Manchester based digital marketing agency, describes WP Remote as “one of our favourite WordPress Lifehack…

Noel shares Happytables secrets with Forbes.com

What are “The website rules that will drive hungry customers to your restaurant?”. Noel divulged the details in an interview with Hester Lacey for Forbes.com. Noel tells the story of how he was inspired to start Happytables by some terrible restaurant websites and outlines the key rules that restaurateurs need follow for an effective and successful…

Scott Basgaard joins Human Made

Starting April 1st, Scott Basgaard will join Human Made as a Project Manager/Developer, taking a hands-on approach towards organising and executing projects within our growing client list. Scott hardly needs an introduction, having kicked off his career at WebDevStudios and now coming to the end of two years at WooThemes. Like many others at Human…

Thinking about the future of WordPress

This week Tom took part in a really stimulating discussion on the Future of WordPress with WordPress Think Tank. The eight person panel was made up of representatives from some key WordPress agencies and product companies as well as WordPress founder / guru Matt Mullenweg. The WordPress Think Tank was organised and hosted by Troy…

Is your website accessible? Our new accessibility review service

Is your site alienating potential customers? Can everyone easily find and use your site? Is it accessible? Accessible websites are not only about users with disabilities, many of the same techniques make websites easier for the elderly to use as well. Additionally there is a legal requirement for websites to be accessible in many countries…

Tom’s is the tank

Tom is going to be joining Troy Dean with Matt Mullenweg and WordPress community friends in the new WP Think Tank. WP Elevation host Troy has arranged an exciting panel discussion on the future of WordPress, which will take place via a live Google Hangout on Tuesday 25th February at 8pm UTC. This should be…

Ryan McCue Joins Human Made

I’m incredibly excited to welcome Ryan McCue to Human Made as a full-time Engineer. Ryan is already well known within the community for his contributions to WordPress Core as well as his other open source projects. Having followed his impressive open source work for several years and then finally getting to meet him in person…

Let it snow, let it snow, let it snow! Human Made Winter Retreat.

Although we have lots of lovely apps and tools in place for our day to day collaboration and communication, nothing beats meeting up in person. Human Made has been growing fast and globally and it was definitely time to get everyone together in one place again. Time for another Human Made Retreat! We decided to…

WordCamp Paris – Jan 2014

Tom and Noel had a great time at WordCamp Paris on 17th and 18th January. Noel presented on “Interface Design: The Happy Tables Use Case”. This was one of only 4 talks presented in english so although international Noel had no problems, Tom did have his work cut out! Fluent by the end of the…