General People Operations with Kyle Maurer

General People Operations with Kyle Maurer

In this episode, Gaby Galea and Mark Zahra talk to Kyle Maurer, Director of Operations at Sandhills Development (recently acquired by Awesome Motive), about general people operations, career progression frameworks, the best way to handle compensation, and organization hierarchy.

Is There a Future for Small WordPress Businesses?

Is There a Future for Small WordPress Businesses?

The past few months have been riddled with acquisitions in the WordPress space. This past week we saw two huge ones with LearnDash becoming part of StellarWP (Liquid Web) and Sandhills Development selling all its plugins to Awesome Motive. Is there a future for smaller WordPress businesses with all this consolidation happening around us?

The WP Mayor Podcast

Introducing The WP Mayor Podcast

We’re proud to introduce The WP Mayor Podcast. We look at what the podcast is all about, who it’s for, and why we created it.

Selling Your WordPress Plugin or Theme Business

Over the past few years, we’ve seen many acquisitions and merges in the WordPress space. Here’s a brief overview of how they work and what to look out for as a buyer or a seller.

How To Build A Recurring Revenue Business Online Using WordPress

In this article, we browse through some great projects taken on by the WPRiders team that focus on the idea of recurring revenue. We’ll show you some practical, inspiring models that will help you understand how you can actually take your idea from paper to reality and build a recurring revenue business online.


How to Invest Your WordPress Business Profits

In this post I’d like to talk about money, specifically the profits you make from your WordPress business. I don’t really care what type of business you have, whether you’re a freelancer, agency, plugin or theme seller, SAAS owner, etc.

wordpress freelancer working from coffee shop

Turn Your Love of WordPress Into a Great Business

There’s never been a better time to turn your WordPress skills into a lucrative consulting business. I’ve been a WordPress consultant for 10 years now and worked from beaches in South East Asia, hotel rooms across Europe and even the United Nations building in New York City.

Startuply: A WordPress Theme for Startups

When starting a new business or launching a new product you always want to have a great website behind it. Finding a faster, more efficient way of building your website without compromising on either quality or looks would be the ideal solution.

WordPress can offer this with the vast number of themes available, and today we’ll be looking at one particular theme that is focused purely on startups – Startuply.

Easily Add Business Contact Information on WordPress

If you are an agency or even a small business owner, you have probably squawked at how difficult it is to add simple contact information to your WordPress website. The WordPress platform is supposed to be easy, but often we are forced to use tools like the built in “Text Widget” to display content. This is very poor user experience. It also honestly looks pretty ugly.

Enter “Business Profile”, a free WordPress plugin used to easily add business contact information on WordPress.

The Beginner’s Handbook
From an introduction on how WordPress works to our recommendations on products and services.
👋 Hey there! We're Gaby and Mark
Every week we share tutorials and genuine reviews of WordPress products and services in our newsletter.
Thousands of people read it!
We’d love for you to join.
We’d love for you to join. Here’s what you’ll be getting:

A single weekly email directly to your inbox.