Human Made Developer Internship – Welcome Dasha Luna

I’m really happy to welcome Dasha Luna to Human Made as a WordPress Developer Intern. Dasha will be working with us full-time over the next 3 months across both our client and product teams. Dasha’s been doing great work as a freelance WordPress developer for several years and is keen to focus more on the…

WordCamp Manchester from two sides – the organiser

Previously I covered my experience as an attendee at WordCamp Manchester. Now we get a look behind the scenes from our very own Jenny, who was a main organiser. I’ve been chatting to Jenny about what was involved in WCMCR 2014. What is the background to WordCamp Manchester, how did it come about? Mike Little had the idea for a…

WordCamp Manchester from two sides – part 1

Human Made had a very enjoyable weekend attending, sponsoring and not to forget Jenny organising WordCamp Manchester on 28th and 29th June 2014. With really different experiences of the same event from within the company it’s nice to present both sides. Here is my viewpoint as an attendee with Jenny’s as an organiser to follow. As…

A great contribution opportunity – WordPress & Drupal Sprints day

Jenny is helping to organise a joint WordPress & Drupal Sprint on Sat 19th July in Manchester. This will be a full day of coding aimed at people who already have some experience of contributing,  ideal for everyone who came to the WCMCR Contributor Day. If you have lots of good intentions about contributing, but…

Scott’s-eye view of Human Made

Scott has provided a really interesting view of his first few months with Human Made.  Apologies to Scott for the delay on posting this – you can now catch Soccer.Fusion.net, the Word Cup site that Scott mentions, up and running. 10 June 2014 – I’m currently writing this from 30,000 feet in the air on my…

Ryan needs you – REST API for WP core

For a while now Ryan has been the driving force behind an exciting project to create an API for WP core. The WordPress REST API team are aiming for inclusion in 4.1 so they really have their work cut out for them at the moment. Human Made are right behind the project and Ryan is currently…

BackUpWordPress – we share the love with our new Developer Bundle

We’ve been giving one of our favourite products some love recently. BackupWordPress has a sparkling new website design. The new site looks really smart and makes it very easy to find out about and download the plugin. BackUpWordPress is not just one of our favourite products but apparently yours too with well over a million…

Scott’s WC Denmark slides

It’s not always a pain in the Sass If you weren’t able to make WC Denmark on the 24-25 May you can still catch up with the talks and slides. Don’t miss Scott’s talk “It’s not always a pain in the Sass“.  

Jenny Wong Joins Human Made

I’m really excited to welcome Jenny Wong to Human Made as a full-time WordPress Developer. Jenny has been doing fantastic work in the PHP community for a while and is somewhat of a rising star in the UK WordPress community, having organised the recent WP Contributor day and co-organised the upcoming, inaugural WordCamp Manchester. Despite all this…

There’s no place like home – WordCamp Switzerland

Noel Tock is a busy man. Not just with Happytables and speaking at recent WordCamps, but also organising too. Noel took the lead in organising the recent WordCamp Switzerland on 3rd and 4th May 2014 in Zurich. A rare spell back home for him! Photo by Florian Ziegler This was Switzerland’s second event with a full…