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Roundup of WordPress ecosystem #1 – January 2017

After writing the article “Overview of the WordPress Community in 2016” and getting feedback for the article on various platforms, I decided to continue writing them, but I changed its name into “Roundup of WordPress ecosystem”. This is the first article from a monthly series that will showcase what happened around the whole ecosystem in […]

Is business growth the best metric to focus on? Our 2016 year in review.

In 2016 our plugin business had a 28% growth in revenue over the previous year. During the end of the year break, I took some time to analyze what this number really means and if this metric should be the most relevant one to focus for the years to come. To put things in perspective, […]

Growing a WordPress business by working 4 days/week (Fridays OFF)

For almost 3 years now, our team has been working 4 days/week while also witnessing a gradual increase in our product business revenues ranging from 30% up to 80% on a yearly basis. Related: From 0 to 4000$+/month with a new WordPress plugin While working less was a scary thought for us in the beginning, […]

No CAPTCHA ReCAPTCHA Field for Profile Builder

Profile Builder’s reCAPTCHA field has been updated to the new and improved Google’s No CAPTCHA reCAPTCHA. To simplify the reCAPTCHA experience the new field will simply ask users who want to register for your website whether or not they are robots. Using the new reCAPTCHA API, a significant number of users will be able to […]

Email Confirmation Field Addon for Profile Builder

I’ve set up a user registration form and want to make sure I capture their correct email address. This is where the Email Confirmation Field addon comes in handy. The registration form needs to have a second field for confirming the user’s email address, which is compared to the contents of the first one to […]

Maximum Character Length Add-On for Profile Builder

How can I limit the maximum number of characters a user can type in a field? You may find yourself in the situation where you want your users to provide a postal code that is at most 4 characters long, or a description of themselves in less than 140 characters. In these cases the Maximum Character Length […]