Episode 11 – 10/08/2007
Guest: Alex King, Developer and Entrepreneur AlexKing.org
Background: Designer, Developer, WordPress guru, Volleyball Player
Total Time: 30 minutes
It was really awesome to sit down and talk to Alex King about WordPress, which is what most people know him for, but also to learn more about his business, Crowd Favorite, the projects he is working on, and the man behind the Mac!
- 00:20 – Find out what Alex attributes to WordPress’ widespread success?
- 02:44 – How many plugins does Alex have installed?
- 03:37 – Which WordPress plugins should be standard issue?
- 06:02 – What is a favorite plugin of Alex’s that HE didn’t write?
- 07:28 – Will WP always be free?
- 09:19 – What do you say to people who say blogging is just a fad?
- 11:28 – We learn more about Alex running his own company
- 14:59 – We talk about bad client experiences
- 16:49 – Find out what web development tools Alex uses
- 18:03 – I ask about two projects Alex is working on: ShareThis.com and MyFreeBusy.com
- 27:38 – We get personal