At GoDaddy Professional, we’re super-pumped to last but not least (last but not least!) be back again in person at this year’s WordCamp Europe, which runs June 2 to June 4 in Porto, Portugal. We confident skipped being all around our fellow WordPressers, but we weren’t snoozing in the course of the lockdowns.
Catch up with us at WCEU and you’ll see we manufactured some new WordPress (tremendous) mates, who we’re proud to have signing up for us. We’ve also been deepening our commitment to the WordPress local community nevertheless open up-source initiatives like 5 for the Foreseeable future and digital meetups.
Considering the fact that last year, we’ve hosted just about 200 occasions with about 2,700 attendees and 100 guest speakers. To join in, look at out our functions platform.
Which is all fantastic things, but it’s difficult to conquer the IRL expertise of rubbing elbows with like-minded individuals. We’re so pumped, we have to share a very little of what you can anticipate to see from GoDaddy Pro at WCEU 2022.
Meet up with our WPSuperFriends
Verify us out at the occasion, and you’ll most likely see faces you acknowledge. We have joined forces with really a couple additions to the GoDaddy Pro loved ones due to the fact the last time you might’ve bumped into us.
We refer to the team we have assembled as our WPSuperFriends.
These new customers of the GoDaddy Pro group have driven transformation modify at GoDaddy, specially in the way we strategy the WordPress ecosystem. Significantly from sitting idle, these brands and individuals faucet into GoDaddy’s means to make an even bigger contribution to WordPress.
Right now, our WPSuperFriends contain:
- Pagely — This pioneer in managed WordPress methods tends to make the CMS obtainable to all forms of people today and organizations.
- SkyVerge — The WooCommerce extensions developed by these gifted developers thrust the limitations of what’s feasible with ecommerce.
- Sucuri — A person of the most recognizable names in internet site security contributes main-edge engineering as nicely as thought leadership.
- ManageWP — Running various websites will become an less complicated task, as people report preserving hours each and every thirty day period for just about every web-site they take care of.
- GoDaddy Pro — Kinda like the benevolent patriarch of the team, supplying steering and resources.
We’ve acquired a whole lot from these manufacturers and it is fascinating to see what the foreseeable future holds. In simple fact, we’re normally searching to insert to our WPSuperFriends, so if you’re in the WordPress match, look at signing up for up.
A sneak peek at GoDaddy Pro’s presentation
We’re blessed to have some very intelligent individuals at GoDaddy Pro and proud to have them front and centre at WCEU. Here’s a preview of who you’ll see repping us:
Victor Santoyo, Sr. Account Government, Sucuri
What are you presenting at WCEU?
Stability Lessons Discovered from 2021: As with most many years, there’s been a vast array of crucial vulnerabilities observed within just written content administration devices such as WordPress, plugins, API keys, and so forth. I’ll be recapping our 2021 discoveries and how these vulnerabilities (AnonymousFox, CC skimmers) manufactured an affect on the WordPress local community, and what can be carried out transferring ahead.
What’s your encounter with WordPress?
I’ve invested approximately 7 years talking at several WordCamps (e.g. Miami, Orlando) and staying a WordPress user myself for my possess sites. I’ve attended WordCamps considering the fact that 2013.
What do you like to do outdoors perform?
I not long ago bought into CrossFit. I’m also a functioning enthusiast and these times I’ve been into exploring community parks and trails.
We’re also enthusiastic to see our own Joshua Strebel, co-founder and CEO of Pagely (acquired), join a panel dialogue on the acquisitions of WordPress-targeted providers in 2022.
Outdoors WCEU, we’re nonetheless WordPressing
Past the initiatives and digital meetups talked about higher than, our passion for WordPress has generally been rooted in contributing to the project as individuals — not just supporting gatherings by means of company sponsorships.
We contribute our time, with GoDaddy’s assistance, to many Make.WordPress.org teams so our a great deal-beloved CMS is the finest it can be.
These contributions are not some mandate from over. It’s about believing in the power of open up supply and the WordPress task. It is about providing a voice to persons, and the electrical power of open supply to develop a certainly open up internet for absolutely everyone.
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