Tom in the WP Think Tank again

Tom is taking his regular seat on the WP Think Tank hangout on Tuesday 26th August at 10pm GMT. WP Think Tank, organised and hosted by Troy Dean of WP Elevation, is live panel hangout of WordPress revolutionaries delving into the latest hot topics and future developments in the world of WordPress. This is the…

Joe and the Mongol Rally adventure

We really believe that life should be about more than work. With a globally distributed, remote working team it is very easy to just keep on working. This is great, but it can’t go on forever; sometimes it makes a huge difference to take a complete break and have some proper time away.  That’s why…

Japh Thomson joins Human Made

We’re very excited to announce that Japh Thomson will be joining Human Made today. I first met Japh at WordCamp San Francisco in 2012 and he’s always been a pleasure to hang out with. As the events carried on, a number of us also had the chance to meet in person (Pressnomics, WCEU and others).…

WordCamp NYC

An international Human Made contingent of Tom, Leanne, Noel and Ryan travelled to the USA to attend WordCamp NYC 2014 on 1st – 3rd August. Never ones to sit idly the HM team got stuck into the event for a busy long weekend. Leanne got involved helping out as a volunteer, working the reception desk…

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…