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  • Can Our Ballots Be Both Secret and Secure?
    Sue Halpern for The New Yorker: When the ballots were delivered to a panel of seven poll workers for the manual count, the crowd collected in the center of the room to watch. And then …
  • The Art of WordPress Load Testing
    With an ever growing need to have instantaneous website access, load testing is getting a lot more traction in the conversation. In fact load testing is just one part of a full suite of metrics …
  • Open Source Software: Hearts, Minds, and Acquisitions
    I’m always amazed by that statistics around open source. This post by cPanel does a great job of breaking it down. It’s breathtaking to think of how many people have generously volunteered at the end …
  • Under the Radar Acquisitions
    Just culled from the invisible headlines two acquisitions involving the hosting industry. First, and just announced today, we have Liquid Web acquiring ServerSide (a Windows CMS host). From the press release: “The acquisition of ServerSide …
  • Committing to the Content
    One year ago I came up with the idea for the Ambassador Program while at WordCamp Europe. While I’d love to tell a million stories about that, the point here is that I needed to …
  • I Just Got PastaDropped
    So I just got PastaDropped (it’s a verb now right?) courtesy of Mike Demo and Web Ventures. So first, thank you. And now a bit about the PastaDrop experience. I had just heard of this …
  • WordCamp Denver 2020
    WordCamp Denver 2020: Once you find a session you’d like to see, visit our Watch Now page to join it. How much easier and free can you make this? Brilliant. The camp kicks off today for two …
  • How to Get Local SEO Traction Without Really Trying with Daren J Morreale
    This wouldn’t normally make the featured post and rather just a link to webinars or events but – really big but – this is happening today and I just discovered that, and the story is …
  • WordCamp Italia
    I was really disappointed to see that WordCamp Torino 2020 was cancelled with no switch to a virtual WordCamp. I’ve been looking forward to getting engaged with the Italian WordPress community for a while. Luckily …
  • New #1 Fan of ROKiT Williams Racing
    I’m thrilled to be the newest number 1 fan of ROKiT Williams Racing. Huh you say? Well I do follow F1 a little (some other team) but my new team is Williams because of their …