Michael Bastos Online Writings and Resume

WordPress Articles

I’ve been using WordPress since 2009 and helped start Advanced WordPress group out of San Diego.

Don’t wait for a good developer community, build it yourself

October 27, 2013 - When I got involved with the San Diego Tech community back in 2009, we didn’t have much to start with in the way of developer training...

Schema.org is Crucial to WordPress

October 30, 2013 - Schema.org was a joint effort by Google, and a number of other search engines, started a few years ago to try to get more semantic information from web pages...

You've been GPL’d!

August 8, 2013 - What WordPress and WooThemes can learn from Linux History...

WordPress + Vagrant + Chef = Magic

August 4, 2013 - Recently I had the pleasure of releasing my open source Chef deployment tool for WordPress called WP-Chef...

Dealing with WordPress Specific Security on your own Servers

June 25, 2013 - I want to quickly mention all of the WordPress specific configurations that do when running my own machines but they can apply to you as well even if you don’t...

EC2 or no EC2: The great WordPress server debate

June 25, 2013 - There has been some discussion recently as to whether Amazon’s EC2 infrastructure is or isn’t ideal for WordPress installations...