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EP484 – Whose WordPress is it anyway?

On this episode, Jason Tucker and Sé Reed discuss the concept of who “owns” the WordPress open-source project and the broader question of who controls WordPress, highlighting the tension between the open-source community’s ideals and the reality of centralized control. The episode concludes with a call for transparency and accountability in the WordPress community, particularly within project leadership.
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A Call for Accountability: Sharing My WordPress Code of Conduct Report

Today I filed an official WordPress Code of Conduct violation report about my experience in the WordPress community over the past week. This is my first CoC report. I have never filed an official report against anyone because, despite having had many questionable interactions in my 11 years in the WordPress community, I have always […]

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Jason Tucker
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Jason Tucker

Jason is the founder of WPwatercooler and a seasoned WordPress user, having started with the platform during the b2 era. With a background in MovableType and Dreamweaver, Jason has been creating websites since 1995. On the weekdays, he serves as an IT Director, while spending his weekends as a passionate woodworker.

Sé Reed
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Sé Reed

Sé Reed is the founder at Kerredyn Collaborative, the marketing chair at the National Association of Women Business Owners, Orange County, and a Specialty Business Advisor for Web and Marketing Strategy with the Los Angeles Regional SBDC Network.

Jason Cosper
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Jason Cosper

WordPress Product Advocate with a strong background in WooCommerce, web hosting, web performance, performance testing, development best practices, security, server maintenance, and troubleshooting.