Your SlideShare is downloading. ×
State of the Word 2013
Upcoming SlideShare
Loading in...5
×

Thanks for flagging this SlideShare!

Oops! An error has occurred.

×

Saving this for later?

Get the SlideShare app to save on your phone or tablet. Read anywhere, anytime - even offline.

Text the download link to your phone

Standard text messaging rates apply

State of the Word 2013

4,283
views

Published on

Annual State of the Word presentation at WordCamp San Francisco in 2013. To see the accompanying speech and video, please …

Annual State of the Word presentation at WordCamp San Francisco in 2013. To see the accompanying speech and video, please visit:

http://wordpress.tv/2013/07/29/matt-mullenweg-state-of-the-word-2013/

It looks a lot better with the animation and transitions. :)

Published in: Technology, Business

1 Comment
6 Likes
Statistics
Notes
No Downloads
Views
Total Views
4,283
On Slideshare
0
From Embeds
0
Number of Embeds
6
Actions
Shares
0
Downloads
12
Comments
1
Likes
6
Embeds 0
No embeds

Report content
Flagged as inappropriate Flag as inappropriate
Flag as inappropriate

Select your reason for flagging this presentation as inappropriate.

Cancel
No notes for slide

Transcript

  • 1. THE STATE OF THE Word 2013
  • 2. Matt Mullenweg @photomatt ma.tt
  • 3. 8 th WORDCAMP SAN FRANCISCO
  • 4. Image Credits: Scott Beale (Laughing Squid)
  • 5. 314 WordCamps To Date 72 This Year Alone
  • 6. 1,026 People have spoken WordCamps in the last 12 months
  • 7. WordCamp Video Views 1,400,000 Videos from WordCamps have been watched over 1.4 Million times total on WordPress.tv
  • 8. Images courtesy of their respective owners, pulled from #wp10 Twitter hash tag and anniversary write-ups
  • 9. Year In Review
  • 10. 3.6
  • 11. 10,945 Posts and Comments More than 2X the year before
  • 12. WordPress’ History The Book
  • 13. #WCS F 46+ Million WordPress Downloads 46,355,774 downloads in the last 12 months
  • 14. 336 #WCS F Themes Added 2.3X As many as last year Themes added to the theme directory in the last 12 months
  • 15. 9,334 Plugins Requested 6,758 Plugins Added #WCS F
  • 16. #WCS F App Updates iOS Android Windows Phone 3 6 6 Number of major app updates in the last 12 months
  • 17. s r a t s k c o R nt ce Re
  • 18. Konstantin x 2 Konstantin Obenland @obenland Konstantin Kovshenin @kovshenin
  • 19. Mike Schroder @dh-shredder Adam Silverstein @roundearth
  • 20. Scott Taylor @wonderboymusic Drew Jaynes @drewapicture
  • 21. Dave Martin @lessbloat Joen Asmussen @joen
  • 22. #WCS F 31,260 Survey Responses 2013 2012: 27,000
  • 23. #WCS F Answers from 178 countries 2012: 158
  • 24. What devices do you use to access WordPress?
  • 25. 98% 31% 30% 18% 12% Androi d Android Tablet Deskto p iPad Web iPhon e
  • 26. What do you use WordPress for?
  • 27. 2012 2013 CMS 68% 69% Blog/CMS 25% 20% Blog 7% 6% App Platform - 7% What do you use WordPress for?
  • 28. Have you heard of WordPress? WordPress Awareness Survey by WPEngine
  • 29. #WCS F YES – 29.3% 1500 demographic-independent responses, +/- 2.9% accuracy based on sample size
  • 30. #WCS F 18.9% +2.2% points since last year WordPress powered 16.7% of the web at last WCSF
  • 31. Habits & Loops
  • 32. Nir Eyal NirandFar.com
  • 33. Presentation on WordPress.tv: http://wp.me/pllYY-3no
  • 34. “Phantom Buzz” The false sensation of feeling your cell phone vibrate in your pocket when you're suffering from textpectation or expecting a call from that certain girl (that will never actually call you back). ! – UrbanDictionary.com
  • 35. (A.)T.A.R.I. Trigger Action External Internal Investment Reward
  • 36. Internal & External Triggers
  • 37. Someone replied to your comment! Happiness YOU INHERITED LOTSA $$$$!!!1!!1! send There’s a new post on Random Blog XYZ Rarity / Validity
  • 38. Investment making it your own
  • 39. A WordPress Loop Get Inspired Subscribers++ Write Check Stats
  • 40. Constraints Breed Creativity
  • 41. Apps for both existing and new users
  • 42. Consume Produce Manage
  • 43. A better first experience
  • 44. 3X More sign ups through Mobile Apps
  • 45. WordPress is an App
  • 46. BLOG ! O N CMS APP PLATFORM
  • 47. BLOG CMS APP PLATFORM
  • 48. BLOG C M S PLATFORM
  • 49. BLOG C M S PL ATFORM
  • 50. E-Commerce Blog CMS WordPress
  • 51. 3.7
  • 52. Platform-focused Release October
  • 53. Stability & Security Language Packs Auto-Updates for Minor Releases Password Enhancements
  • 54. Reduce Trac Components
  • 55. New Developer Resource developer.wordpress.org
  • 56. The MP6 Story
  • 57. The MP6 Story (Continued)
  • 58. Creating the Team
  • 59. Matt Mullenweg: got a minute? Matt Thomas: hey there, sure Matt Thomas: I'm working on finding those slideshow photos now, btw Matt Mullenweg: how's the rest of your week looking? Matt Thomas: Not bad, I'm planning to work on hiring for the rest of the day. then wherever i'm needed on comments in the reader. Need me for anything? Matt Mullenweg: would you be up for taking a pass through core?
  • 60. 1. Clear Leadership
  • 61. 2. Core Endorsement
  • 62. 3. Process over outcome
  • 63. 4. Skype
  • 64. 5. Informed Feedback
  • 65. 6. Open for anyone passionate
  • 66. Did it work?
  • 67. The Power of the Plugin
  • 68. Usage IS OXYGEN FOR IDEAS
  • 69. 3.8
  • 70. Smaller Teams Quicker Iterations Fewer Bottlenecks Temporary Hooks
  • 71. Core Contributor Loop Idea Patch it! Usage/Experience Inclusion Review & Feedback
  • 72. Coming up in 3.8
  • 73. Twenty Fourteen ready before 2014!
  • 74. When?
  • 75. Of 50,000 blogs created ...only 4% active a week later.
  • 76. UI Explorations by Joen Asmussen & Mel Choyce
  • 77. UI Explorations by Joen Asmussen & Mel Choyce
  • 78. UI Explorations by Joen Asmussen & Mel Choyce
  • 79. UI Explorations by Joen Asmussen & Mel Choyce
  • 80. UI Explorations by Joen Asmussen & Mel Choyce
  • 81. UI Explorations by Joen Asmussen & Mel Choyce
  • 82. UI Explorations by Joen Asmussen & Mel Choyce
  • 83. UI Explorations by Joen Asmussen & Mel Choyce
  • 84. UI Explorations by Joen Asmussen & Mel Choyce
  • 85. UI Explorations by Joen Asmussen & Mel Choyce
  • 86. Get Invol ved
  • 87. Women in WordPress
  • 88. 36 More WordCamps this Year Find one near you: central.wordcamp.org
  • 89. Dev Day
  • 90. #WCS F & Q A