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WP Mayor is 6 Years Old!

WP Mayor is 6 Years Old!

WP Mayor is 6 years old!

The site was created in November 2010 as a way of sharing our WordPress knowledge.

Thanks to all the people who have followed this website for the past 6 years, and of course all our clients and partners without whom coming so far would simply not have been possible.

WP Mayor Attends Web Summit 2016 in Lisbon

WP Mayor Attends Web Summit 2016 in Lisbon

Last week we had the pleasure of attending Web Summit 2016 in Lisbon, Portugal. This is one of the biggest worldwide tech conferences, and we were happy to see more startups and attendees that are also part of the WordPress community.

WP Mayor to Attend Web Summit in Lisbon Next Week

WP Mayor to Attend Web Summit in Lisbon Next Week

The WP Mayor team will be attending the Web Summit conference in Lisbon next week. We are looking forward to seeing what’s new in tech and also meeting people in the WordPress space. Last year we partied with our friends from WP Engine and this year we’ll be sure to repeat that and meet lots of other people from our community.

Zippythemes.com for Sale

Zippythemes.com for Sale

We have just put zippythemes.com for sale. This is a great domain for anyone looking to enter the WordPress themes market with their own themes store.

If you’re interested in acquiring the domain please fill in the form below to get in touch. Serious offers only please.

WP RSS Aggregator Breaks the 500,000 Download Mark

WP RSS Aggregator Breaks the 500,000 Download Mark

WP RSS Aggregator, the RSS feed importer popular we launched way back in 2012, has broken the 500,000 download mark just a few days ago.

When I first released this plugin on the WordPress.org repository I could never have imagined that in just a few years it would have reached this important milestone and enabled me to run a product business based on its premium extensions.

WordCamp Europe – Need a Ticket?

WordCamp Europe - Need a Ticket?

WordCamp Europe has been sold out for some time, however there are still tickets being donated or sold, mostly from those who unfortunately cannot make it. A few people who are looking for a ticket have contacted me so I am publishing this post to help them out. If you or anyone you know need a ticket please post in the comments section below. Likewise, those who have extra tickets can jump in and contact those looking for a ticket.

Good luck and see you in Vienna!

Automattic Going After Sites with Woo in Their Domain Name

Automattic Going After Sites with Woo in Their Domain Name

Through a discussion in our comments section for the GPL post we recently got to know that Automattic is actively asking businesses having the word ‘woo’ in their domain name to change the domain name. This will no doubt affect GPL plugin resellers as many do have woo in their domain name. The first known site to bow to the pressure is WooGPL. The owner of that site, Billy Ablett, has in fact announced the closure of WooGPL and its reopening as GPLKit.