Learn how we helped USATODAY.com make the most of WordPress

Over the past few months we’ve been working with USATODAY.com Sports, building custom functionality and helping them to improve their content distribution. We’re excited to be able to share some of the fun and challenging work that we’ve been doing for this client, including: refactoring legacy code and improving testing unifying the settings interface integrating…

Temporary WordPress Sysops Engineer

We’re looking for a skilled WordPress Sysops person to provide assistance with our AWS based WordPress hosting infrastructure. This is a temporary engagement to help cover on-call schedules between May 27th to 13th June 2016 (around 2.5 weeks). We are expecting to need to onboard the Devops/Sysops-y person a week or so ahead of this…

#HMgoes to WordCamp Torino!

If you’ve been to a WordCamp in Italy during 2014 or 2015, you’ve probably taken a detour to a parallel universe at some point. That’s right: whilst WordCamps were held in 34 different countries in 2015, with a huge jump in WordCamps held in Europe (from 17 in 2014 to 29 in 2015), Italy’s last…

Libby Barker Joins Human Made

We couldn’t be more excited to welcome Libby Barker to Human Made as a Project Manager. Libby is joining us from USM Interactive and brings a wealth of experience delivering great WordPress projects for a variety of clients. As a certified scrum product owner, accomplished writer and great communicator; Libby joins our growing agency team and will play a key…

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…