On WP-Tonic & Timelines of Success

I was recently interviewed on the joint podcast WP Tonic & Timelines of Success to talk about business and WordPress performance. I’m not the greatest interviewee. Interviewing is so new & unfamiliar, I tend to try to “survive” interviews more than “thrive”. Even so, I thought the questions were excellent and we covered some topics that are valuable …

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Why you shouldn’t moonlight long term

You’re considering going full-time as a freelancer. But it’s a little scary making the leap, isn’t it? So you come up with a plan: You’ll work after hours as a freelancer, building up clients and revenue so you can (someday) have enough income to take the plunge. In other words, you’ll be a “moonlighter” for a …

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My Interview on OfficeHours.fm

Carrie Dils does a very laid back, fun interview podcast every week, with guests from the WordPress world. If you haven’t heard of it before, Office Hours is worth a subscribe. I was the guest on April 23rd, and I had a blast. We talked freelancing, WordPress business, and performance. I’m a terrible interviewer (see if you …

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Going All-In on WordPress

Indecision is a big problem for me. And based on the emails I get occasionally from freelancers struggling to find their direction, it sounds like I’m not alone. The emails follow this format: I’ve been doing $something for 6 months, and now I’m considering $something_else or $another_thing but I can’t decide which will get me …

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