Blog – Human Made

Mike Selander Joins Human Made

I’m super-excited to introduce Mike Selander who’s joined Human Made as a WordPress Engineer working as part of our agency team. Mike joins us from Old Town Media where he worked for 5+ years, most recently as Head of Development. A recent convert to the nomadic lifestyle, Mike is a perfect fit for our remote-first culture…

WCEU 2016: Talks Recommended by the Humans

It’s been over a month since the biggest WordCamp to date was hosted in Vienna for three intense days of talks, tribe meetups, mingling, networking and much more. Between the 24th – 26th June, WordCamp Europe 2016 welcomed 2100 people from all over the world in the beautiful MuseumsQuartier Wien. As usual, Human Made were there in force,…

Dzikri Aziz joins Human Made

I’m super excited to welcome Dzikri Aziz to Human Made as a WordPress Engineer. Hailing from Indonesia, and previously at XWP, Dzikri brings deep experience delivering WordPress to enterprise and big media at scale. He’s also heavily involved with WordPress itself writing numerous Plugins & Themes, contributing to translations, Theme reviews and Core development itself.…

Announcing two full scholarships for A Week of REST for students and under-represented groups in the tech industry

A Week of REST will host a limited number of developers for a week-long workshop on using the WordPress REST API to build applications from 5th to 9th of September 2016 in Darwin Lake, Matlock in the United Kingdom. Attendees will get hands-on experience from Ryan McCue, co-lead of the REST API project, and Joe Hoyle,…

Daphnée Laforest Joins Human Made

I’m delighted to announce that Daphnée Laforest has joined Human Made as Product Manager, working on Nomadbase. Daphnée is a well-known figure in the Digital Nomad community and brings a wealth of experience and knowledge when it comes to the challenges and opportunities in this fast growing space. We’ve been lucky to work with Daphnée for…

Yuliana Yurieva joins Human Made

We couldn’t be more excited to welcome Yuliana Yurieva to Human Made as a Senior Project Manager. Yuliana brings deep experience across both client services and big media, having previously co-founded the Bulgarian WordPress agency, Maze Labs, and served as the Director of IT and Infrastructure for Economedia; Bulgaria’s leading business media group. Yuliana is deeply…

Shady Sharaf joins Human Made

I’m delighted to announce that Shady Sharaf is joining Human Made as a Senior WordPress Engineer. Shady brings a passion for clean, standards-compliant code and is a strong open source advocate. Previously at XWP and WP Stream, Shady has a deep knowledge of the internals of WordPress and strong experience delivering WordPress at enterprise scale. He’s a…

A Week of REST: 5th – 9th September 2016

Today we’re excited to announce our latest event, A Week of REST, a five-day developer workshop in Matlock, Derbyshire, from 5th – 9th September 2016. As a company, we have a lot of in-house knowledge about the REST API: our developers have been a huge part of developing the feature, we use it for client projects…

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…