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Josh Koenig and Pantheon

2/19/2018
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Josh Koenig is the founder of Pantheon. He is energetic, passionate, and knowledgable in his field. That’s a killer combination you love to see in company leaders. We talk all about the technologically cool stuff Pantheon is doing, so if you’re a developer, you don’t want to miss this one. Show Notes Josh Koenig Pantheon […] Sponsored by: The post Josh Koenig and Pantheon appeared first on How I Built It.

Duration:00:39:08

Blair Williams and MemberPress

2/13/2018
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In today’s episode, I chat with Blair Williams, a WordPress veteran with lots of great plugins. We’ll talk specifically about MemberPress and what it’s like creating that, the decision making that went into their pricing, wp-cron, and lots more. Show Notes: MemberPress Blair’s other plugins wp-cron() COBOL Tutorials Pledge on Patreon Sponsored by:No sponsors this […] Sponsored by: The post Blair Williams and MemberPress appeared first on How I Built It.

Duration:00:34:56

Peter Hollens and Creating Online

2/6/2018
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Peter Hollens is an incredible artist and creator. You may have seen some of his videos on YouTube. Today we’re going to talk about what goes into making them, as well as his online courses at Hollens Creator Academy. Peter’s incredibly passionate about this project and it shows. I feel like we’re both cut from […] Sponsored by: The post Peter Hollens and Creating Online appeared first on How I Built It.

Duration:00:50:00

Patrick Rauland and Building a WooCommerce Shop

1/30/2018
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Patrick Rauland is a WooCommerce expert who joins us today to talk through everything you need to think about when setting up an e-commerce site. So this is less asking, “how did you build that,” and more, “how would you build that?” It’s a great conversation and Patrick offers some great advice and insights when […] Sponsored by: The post Patrick Rauland and Building a WooCommerce Shop appeared first on How I Built It.

Duration:00:32:14

Brad Dowdy and Nock Co.

1/23/2018
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Brady Dowdy is a podcast, manufacturer, and most important, pen addict. I’m a big fan and Brad and everything he does, and in this episode, we’re wading into very non-techie waters. Brad and I talk about what it’s like building a physical product – from prototyping to manufacturing. It’s a fantastic conversation and I definitely […] Sponsored by: The post Brad Dowdy and Nock Co. appeared first on How I Built It.

Duration:00:42:25

Cody Landefeld & Mode Effect

1/16/2018
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Cody Landefeld is the co-founder and director of Mode Effect, a company that specializes in WooCommerce. In this episode we talk about how he and his company built those Disney quizzes that are so addicting. On top of that, we discuss working with Enterprise level clients like Disney and of course, e-commerce. This episode kicks […] Sponsored by: The post Cody Landefeld & Mode Effect appeared first on How I Built It.

Duration:00:36:52

Special Episode: Live from WordCamp US 2017

12/22/2017
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In this very special live episode, I had the opportunity to interview WordCamp US attendees and ask them 3 questions: What advice for Frontend Development optimizations do you have for us? How do you level up your skills? If you could go back in time and tell your younger self one thing, what would it […] Sponsored by: The post Special Episode: Live from WordCamp US 2017 appeared first on How I Built It.

Duration:00:50:59

Episode 61: Morten Rand-Hendriksen & Teaching at Lynda

11/28/2017
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Morten Rand-Hendriksen is an incredible developer and teacher who brings it all to his online courses. In this extra long Season 3 Finale, Morten and I run the gamut on topics, including courses, empathy, technology, WordPress, and more. I strongly recommend you give this one a good listen because it’s a great episode. Thanks so […] Sponsored by: Use HOWIBUILTIT33 for 33% off! The post Episode 61: Morten Rand-Hendriksen & Teaching at Lynda appeared first on How I Built It.

Duration:01:00:49

Episode 60: Neill Feather & SiteLock

11/21/2017
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Neill is the President of SiteLock, and has spent a lot of time building a successful company. They are not only good at what they do, but deeply dedicated to the community. In this episode, we talk all about security for your website, who’s most at risk, and what can happen if you ignore simple […] Sponsored by: Use HOWIBUILTIT33 for 33% off! The post Episode 60: Neill Feather & SiteLock appeared first on How I Built It.

Duration:00:35:11

Episode 59: Nathan Tyler and Staging Pilot

11/14/2017
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I met Nathan at WordCamp DC over the summer. We got to talking about a really cool project of his, Staging Pilot, so I asked him to be on the show. It’s a very interesting conversation because we get pretty developery, which I totally love to do. We talk about this smart algorithm to figure […] Sponsored by: Use HOWIBUILTIT33 for 33% off! The post Episode 59: Nathan Tyler and Staging Pilot appeared first on How I Built It.

Duration:00:31:18

Episode 58: Jeff Large & Podcasting for Your Brand

11/7/2017
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Jeff and I talk about one of my favorite topics: podcasting. Jeff is a professional podcaster; he does it for other brands, so he doesn’t just have his own. He is hired to help people set up their own podcasts. Whether it be to promote their brand or other things that you could do with your […] Sponsored by: Use HOWIBUILTIT33 for 33% off! The post Episode 58: Jeff Large & Podcasting for Your Brand appeared first on How I Built It.

Duration:00:32:59

Episode 57: Jack McConnell & Better Notifications for WordPress

10/31/2017
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Jack McConnell of Made with Fuel talks about his plugin, Better Notifications for WordPress. We talked about scratching your own itch, and getting in there and coding. We also talked about the long game a little bit, so he talked about how he front-loaded a lot of research to make sure that the plugin was […] Sponsored by: Use HOWIBUILTIT33 for 33% off! The post Episode 57: Jack McConnell & Better Notifications for WordPress appeared first on How I Built It.

Duration:00:32:38

Episode 56: Amir Salihefendic & Twist / Doist

10/24/2017
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Amir Salihefendic is the founder and CEO of Doist, maker of the popular Task Management app, Todoist. Today we are talking about their new chat app Twist, which was create as a way to combine email and Slack-like functionality. We talk about all sorts of great topics, but most notably, Work/Life Balance and how always […] The post Episode 56: Amir Salihefendic & Twist / Doist appeared first on How I Built It.

Duration:00:33:56

Episode 55: Alex Cansado & Gravity Forms

10/17/2017
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Gravity Forms is one of, if not the, oldest premium form builders for WordPress. Alex Cansado, one of the founders, and I talk about the research that went into creating such an integral part of any website. We also talk about refactoring, automated testing, what it was like creating add-ons for Gravity forms and a […] The post Episode 55: Alex Cansado & Gravity Forms appeared first on How I Built It.

Duration:00:33:45

Episode 54: The GiveWP Team

10/10/2017
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GiveWP is a plugin that helps you accept donations on your WordPress site. I got to talk to Matt and Devin about all sorts of other stuff though, like collaboration on a large team and the importance of great support. Show Notes GiveWP GiveWP on Twitter Scaling your WordPress Support for Growth Sponsored by:No sponsors […] The post Episode 54: The GiveWP Team appeared first on How I Built It.

Duration:00:35:41

Episode 53: Ben Meredith and Better Click to Tweet

10/3/2017
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Ben Meredith is a WordPress man about town, working with lots of great folks in the community like GiveWP, and putting out his own plugins. In this episode, Ben and I talk about Better Click to Tweet, a fantastic and free WordPress plugin he created. Show Notes Ben Meredith Ben on Twitter Better Click to […] The post Episode 53: Ben Meredith and Better Click to Tweet appeared first on How I Built It.

Duration:00:33:55

Episode 52: Brian Hogg & Plugin Development, Part 2

9/26/2017
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Brian Hogg is a Canadian, WordPress Plugin Developer, Educator, and more. He has a few great courses on how to create WordPress plugins and a very informative newsletter to go with them. In part 2, we talk all about what to put in free vs. paid, build tools, and more. Show Notes Brian Hogg Event […] The post Episode 52: Brian Hogg & Plugin Development, Part 2 appeared first on How I Built It.

Duration:00:40:25

Episode 51: Brian Hogg & Plugin Development, Part 1

9/19/2017
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Brian Hogg is a Canadian, WordPress Plugin Developer, Educator, and more. He has a few great courses on how to create WordPress plugins and a very informative newsletter to go with them. In this 2 part episode, we discuss his plugins as well as general plugin development; this includes build tools, SVN, submitting to the […] The post Episode 51: Brian Hogg & Plugin Development, Part 1 appeared first on How I Built It.

Duration:00:28:08

Episode 50: Mike Rohde and Sketch Notes

9/12/2017
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Mike Rohde is a designer and founder of the Sketch Notes Army! He’s also a twice-published author and Green Bay Packers fan. In this episode, we talk about how he came up with sketch notes, why it helps with retention, getting published, and tons more! Show Notes Mike Rohde Mike on Twitter Sketch Notes The […] The post Episode 50: Mike Rohde and Sketch Notes appeared first on How I Built It.

Duration:00:41:54

Episode 49: Andy Wilkerson & Theme Developer, Part 2

9/5/2017
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Andy and I continue our conversation from last week, about general theme development. We discuss our favorite tools and learning resources, plus much more! If you’re interested in making WordPress themes, these episodes are must-listens! Show Notes Part 1 Andy Wilkerson Parallelus UpThemes Theme Forest Google Trends WordPress.org Jade Grunt Episode 10: Beaver Builder Runway […] The post Episode 49: Andy Wilkerson & Theme Developer, Part 2 appeared first on How I Built It.

Duration:00:28:13

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