WP Mayor is 4 Years Old!

A bit over four years ago, I launched WP Mayor as a way of recording what I’d been learning and also listing some of my favourite WordPress products.

I’m very thankful of how the site has grown during the past four years, we continue to experience growth year after year and the site is now run by three people rather than just myself. During the past months, you’ve been seeing a lot of content from Alyona and Mark, so I’m glad to officially introduce them here and thank them for all the work they’ve been doing. Gaby has also been helping me put together a new design for the site which will be launched in the coming months. Here’s a photo of us together.


I also want to take this opportunity to thank all the regular readers and contributors, as well as the many WordPress plugin/theme developers and service providers who have worked with us throughout the year as we strive to lead WP users to the best resources.

As we do every year, here are some stats.

  • A steady rise in traffic, reaching and going past the 100,000 unique visitors/month mark, as measured in Google Analytics.
  • Around 992 published posts.
  • Twitter followers: 17,548+
  • 4000+ comments (thanks!)
  • Alexa Rank: 13,883

If you’re interested in how things changed from last year, you can see some stats on last year’s birthday post.

Another development this year was the launch of more premium add-ons for WP RSS Aggregator, the premier plugin for importing RSS feed items into your WordPress blog. The plugin is doing really well and we have many plans to continue developing this product.

Want to support the growth of WPMayor? There are several options for doing so:

and most importantly, keep on reading our posts about WordPress!

About Jean Galea

Jean Galea is a WordPress developer, entrepreneur and padel player. He is the founder of WP Mayor, the plugins WP RSS Aggregator and EDD Bookings, as well as the Mastermind.fm podcast. His personal blog can be found at jeangalea.com.

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8 Responses

  1. Brin Wilson
    Brin Wilson December 8, 2014 at 22:31 | | Reply

    Congratulations Jean – you’ve inspired thousands of us! Keep up the great work and here’s to another great year of WPMayor!

  2. ivica72
    ivica72 December 9, 2014 at 09:03 | | Reply

    You all rock the WP boat! Congratulations 😉

  3. dalecom
    dalecom December 9, 2014 at 14:20 | | Reply

    Happy Birthday 🙂

  4. Jeffrey Romano
    Jeffrey Romano December 9, 2014 at 14:58 | | Reply

    Keep up the good work guys. You’re an inspiration.

  5. Mark Zahra
    Mark Zahra December 9, 2014 at 19:30 | | Reply

    Thanks for the support guys! Proud to be part of this team.

  6. Timothy Bowers (@TimothyKBowers)
    Timothy Bowers (@TimothyKBowers) December 10, 2014 at 02:32 | | Reply

    Hmmm, how can you only be 4?

    It just feels like you’ve always been here, in a good way of course 🙂

    Happy birthday, here’s to many more! 🙂

  7. ophiliajames
    ophiliajames December 10, 2014 at 11:10 | | Reply

    Great to hear. Congratulations for all your efforts taken so far. We expect more than this from you Jean Keep up the good work.

  8. emilywilliamsmoto
    emilywilliamsmoto December 12, 2014 at 18:31 | | Reply

    Happy Birthday, guys! Thank you for your posts, informative and inspiring blog!

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