2014 in review

At the end of each year, I like to take a look back at the last 365 days and review how my business has progressed throughout the year. Overall, 2014 was an exceptionally good year for me with many different highlights. 

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Introducing Pippin’s Plugins version 3.0

It is a bit hard to believe for me, but this site is five years old. It was launched in late 2009 and has served as my personal portfolio site, plugin store, and blog since then. In that time, it has served me quite well and has been one of the key centers of my…

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An improved bbPress add-on for Restrict Content Pro

A year and a half ago I released a basic add-on for Restrict Content Pro that allowed site admins to limit access to bbPress forums to paid subscribers. While it worked very well, it was pretty limited. It only had the ability to restrict access to forums based on the paid status of a member.…

Important changes to my support system

Over the last 4 years, I’ve utilized bbPress as my primary support system, and it is worked wonderfully for me. As my plugins have expanded and the user base of my plugins has grown significantly over the last 4 years, it has become increasingly more difficult to properly manage all of the support requests. For…

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Restrict Content Pro Version 2.0 Released

 Restrict Content Pro, my plugin for running a complete membership system on your WordPress website, has just been updated to version 2.0. This is a large update that I have been working on for several months now and I am thrilled to finally release it today.

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Introducing AffiliateWP

After several months of active development and two weeks of rigorous beta testing, I am thrilled to introduce the world to AffiliateWP, an affiliate marketing plugin for WordPress. AffiliateWP is a partner project between myself and Andrew Munro and was born out of our own frustrations with existing platforms. We wanted a platform that was reliable,…

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2013 in Review

I rather enjoy year-end write ups. It gives me a chance to reflect on what went well, what could have been better, and what the future might hold. As a whole, 2013 was an excellent year for me and my family. As anyone who read my 2012 year in review post, I am very open…

It’s sad but it is time to say goodbye to my first plugin

On July 2nd, 2010, Wim Mostmans, an item reviewer for Code Canyon approved my very first plugin for sale. It was called “WordPress Font Uploader” and it allowed site admins to upload font files to their site and apply them to any HTML element on the site by using standard CSS selectors. Not only was…