Jesse Friedman Interview

Jesse Friedman is a team member of Jetpack at Automattic, and he has written several books, taught 100’s of students as a professor, and organized dozens of local meetups along with a few WordCamps. Jesse is speaking on Getting them from A to B at WordCamp Minneapolis.

What got you into working with WordPress?

In a world where good content management systems were hard to find a friend said 2 simple words “Try WordPress”.

What do you like best about WordPress?

The community

What WordPress project has been your favorite?


What’s your WordPress design preference?
○ Starter Theme   ○ Free Theme   ○ Premium Theme   ○ Framework   ○ Other


What would we not guess about you outside of WordCamp?

I build furniture

What do you like about WordCamps?

Meeting new people and helping them grow in the community