I am speaking at WordCamp Orange County 2013

June 1, 2013

I am speaking at WordCamp Orange County 2013! This will be the second year I have been invited to speak at this fantastic conference. This year I am speaking on plugin internationalization. My talk is titled: Prepare for a Global Audience with Plugin Internationalization Our world is shrinking fast, and as web usage becomes more

Recap of 2013 WordCamp Victoria

January 12, 2013

I love the WordPress community and I particularly look forward to attending various WordCamps because it is like a fun family reunion. The WordPress community is spread out all over the globe, but at WordCamps people come from all around to meet together, network and share knowledge about WordPress. WordCamp Victoria was no exception to

Notes from the “Expert Panel” at 2013 WordCamp Victoria

January 12, 2013

Morten recorded audio from the panel Your browser does not support the audio tag. The mp3 can be downloaded at https://ben.lobaugh.net/blog/49291/notes-from-the-expert-panel-at-2013-wordcamp-victoria/2013-wordcamp-victoria-expert-panel-qa I will post the video as soon as I receive it WordPress at scale http://scalingwp.wordpress.com/ http://wordpress.org/extend/plugins/hyperdb/ Look at nginx for speed Memcache is a great caching solution Assigning users to all sites in a

Kicking off the new year of WordCamps at WordCamp Victoria 2013

December 13, 2012

  2012 was a great year for WordPress WordCamps, and 2013 is looking to be another spectacular year! I have the pleasure of kicking off a new season of WordCamps at WordCamp Victoria on January 12th. I will be sitting on an expert panel with none other than the greats Joey Kudish, Morten Rand-Hendriksen, and