Community Spotlights

We have some pretty amazing users. Meet them, their businesses, and their really unique forms here!

Champions: Where Track & Field, Academics, and WordPress Meet

How can WordPress help nurture a community of 50+ primary and secondary students into champions on and off the athletic field? Take a passion project and turn it into a nationally competitive athletic organization in just a few years? It …

How to Turn a Teenager and a Used Limo into a Thriving Business

How do you go from driving an old limo to doing graphic design work for Ferrari  & other international clients? Like this! Buy a used limo, look for people to drive around. Realize you need to make your limo look …

Music to Our Ears: Bringing the Arts to WordPress

When magic meets music meets web design, WordPress gets a little more amazing for everyone. Web development, jazz piano, and table magic aren’t subjects that get brought up together very often on tech blogs. Or anywhere, for that matter. Mix …

Want to Customize WordPress Based on Visitor Location?

Meet GeoFli: A university project turned business venture that serves visitors with content relevant to their geographic location! Trying to reach as many users as possible is a struggle that every business faces. This is especially challenging since different people …

Antibiotic Resistance & Engineering a Medical Marvel

The Beginning of Health is to Know the Disease – Spanish Proverb Antibiotic resistance is beginning to be a big problem, as those in medicine will tell you: in order to combat any ailment, doctors need to find ‘the right …

Community Spotlight: Cathi Levey & Onion River Web Design

Where do the worlds of hiking, cycling, paddling, hunting, and snowmobiling intersect with WordPress? In the rural community of Fayston, nestled within the Mad River Valley of Vermont’s picturesque snow-covered mountains and valleys. With a biologist turned WordPress developer, Cathi Levey. …

Gregg Manning: Keeping You Covered Off the Grid

He who does not travel, does not know the value of men. -Moorish Proverb Vacation. You’re on the Mediterranean coast. A chilled bottle of Ouzo beside you. White sand around your feet. The wine dark sea stretching out before you…nice…Suddenly, …

Building a Thriving WordPress Photography Business

Pristine turquoise waters, warm salt air, the sand between your toes, the soft glow of the evening sun sparkling on the ocean… a panoramic vista of wave-weathered rock and pearl white sails reaching above the gentle waters of the Mediterranean …

What happens when you let 16 year olds run a mission-critical fundraiser?

When Kimberly Ohlson’s daughter joined the Vandegrift High School Band four years ago, things were a lot different than they are today. Nestled in the rolling farmlands of the hill country surrounding Austin, Texas, the VHS Band serves their local …

Turns Out You Can Be a Gamer AND Run a Successful Business

Community Spotlight: Anthony Siringo & Ant Built When the average person thinks of video games and gamers in general, productivity and entrepreneurship aren’t necessarily the first things that come to mind. Negative stereotypes are common enough that even our own …