How I spent 4k on a product I didn’t need and got 4 lessons in value-driven marketing I hadn’t expected

So on my last day in Sri Lanka with Human Made, this happens: I’m enjoying a 🍺Lion’s at one of the beach bars in Negombo, a touristy area not far from BIA airport. Every other five minutes, another vendor walks by, offering what they have: souvenirs, clothes, jewellery. I kindly tell them no thanks, I’m good… Read more How I spent 4k on a product I didn’t need and got 4 lessons in value-driven marketing I hadn’t expected

AMP and WordPress will scale performance on the web for millions of users, hate it or love it

While large parts of my WordPress timeline have been outdoing themselves in climbing the Gutenberg lately, there’s been stuff happening around Google’s Accelerated Mobile Pages of which a nagging feeling keeps telling me I should come to grips with now, or I might not have a profession in a year or two. If you have a minute,… Read more AMP and WordPress will scale performance on the web for millions of users, hate it or love it

Go, speak!

During four years, I had a chance to speak at 10 or more WordCamps, including two speaking appearances at WordCamp Europe. For those who may be wrestling themselves about whether to apply for speaking or not, here’s a gentle reminder to just go, speak.