How many humans got props for 4.5?

Since the beginning (back in 2011!) Human Made has been passionate about our continued contribution to WordPress.org. The latest release, WordPress 4.5 Coleman, counts 298 contributors and out of those we’ve counted five proud humans! Props for ”Coleman” are given to Joe, John, Paul de Wouters, Peter and Ryan. Our work on the REST API Since the…

Announcing A Day of REST Boston + Workshops

We’re thrilled to announce that after the overwhelmingly positive feedback from A Day of REST London, we will be bringing the event to the USA in October for A Day of REST Boston 2016 in partnership with Post Status. A Day of REST Boston will happen on 28th October 2016 with workshops the day before…

Announcing A Week of REST – The REST API Bootcamp

After a successful first conference dedicated to the WordPress REST API, we asked our attendees if they would be interested in a more in-depth event on learning how to build WordPress REST API-drive websites and applications. A significant amount of our survey respondents said they would be interested, so today we’re excited to announce that we…

Peter Wilson Joins Human Made

We’re really excited to welcome Peter Wilson to Human Made as a WordPress Engineer. Peter’s a highly accomplished developer with extensive experience delivering high-profile projects at scale. He’s a WordPress Core contributor and can be found regularly speaking at web conferences (see him next at Web Directions Respond in April). Peter joins our growing Australian team as we…

Siobhan McKeown Joins Human Made

  I’m amazingly happy to announce the Siobhan McKeown has joined Human Made as our Events Director. We’ve been lucky enough to get to work closely with Siobhan through this last year as we partnered to run A Day of REST, the conference  we put on in London recently. Throughout our time working together Siobhan’s…

Kat Moody Joins Human Made

We’re really excited to welcome Katrina Moody to Human Made as a part-time Support Engineer. Kat brings a wealth of experience in front-line support, marketing, design and development and will be working with the BackUpWordPress team as we continue to build a invest in the plugins future. With over 200,000 active users and 2.2 million downloads…

Samantha Miller Joins Human Made

It’s been public for a while, but today we would like to officially announce that the incredibly talented Samantha Miller has joined Human Made as a WordPress Engineer. Sam was previously the lead WordPress developer at Grapple and, along with our very own Matthew Haines-Young, is one of the organisers of the Leeds WP Meetup. Sam has spoken about WordPress development at several…

Fränk Klein Joins Human Made

We can’t be more excited to welcome on board Fränk Klein, who’s joining Human Made as a WordPress Engineer. Fränk come to us from Automattic where he worked on both WordPress.com VIP and Premium Themes. His experience delivering WordPress at enterprise scale is a perfect fit for the kind of high-profile WordPress projects our reputation is built on. Fränk is…