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Word
State of the
P H I L A D E L P H I A , P A • 2 0 1 5
Matt Mullenweg
@photomatt
#WCUS
THANK YOU TO OUR SPONSORS
THANK YOU TO OUR ORGANIZERS
Kim Parsell
WordPress docs. Plugin
author. 3.7 Recent Rockstar.

3.9 Contributing Developer.

My contributing streak now
s...
LOOKING BACK
Ten Years
of WordCamp
August 5, 2006
Photo: Scott Beale
Version
2.0
July 21, 2007
Photo: Josh Hallett
Version
2.1
Photo: Scott Beale
August 16, 2008
Version
2.6
May 30, 2009
Photo: Sean O’Shaughnessy
Version
2.7
Photo: Sheri Bigelow
May 1, 2010
Version
2.9
Photo: Aaron Brazell
August 12, 2011
Version
3.2
August 7, 2012
Photo: Sheri Bigelow
Version
3.4
July 26, 2013
Photo: Sheri Bigelow
Version
3.6
October 25, 2014
Photo: Sheri Bigelow
Version
4.0
2015
WordCamp Stats
In 2015 alone…
34COUNTRIES
21kATTENDEES
89CAMPS
60% for the first time
601ORGANIZERS
1.6kSPEAKERS
2.1kSESSIONS
presented
40kPEOPLE
2.0kEVENTS
attended
Meetups beat it:
Technology is at its
best when it brings
people together.
Moved from

downloads to activity
Adopted Slack
WordPress.tv
is now open source
Localized plugin &

theme directories
All themes & plugins now
support language packs
With community-based translations from
translate.wordpress.org
Added over 9,000 plugins in past year
Plugin Directory crossed
one billion downloads
0.2
0.2
0.2
0.3
75% TO GO…
25%of the web runs on WordPress
2015
An exciting year
for WordPress releases
TWENTY FIFTEEN
4.1
DINAH
WASHINGTON
4.1
DINAH
WASHINGTON
DISTRACTION-FREE WRITING
4.1
DINAH
WASHINGTON
LANGUAGE SELECTION
4.2
Bud
Powell
PRESS THIS
4.2
Bud
Powell
THEMES IN CUSTOMIZER
4.2
Bud
Powell
EMOJI!
🎉
MENUS IN CUSTOMIZER
4.2
billie
holiday
4.2
billie
holiday
SITE ICONS
4.2
billie
holiday
FORMATTING SHORTCUTS
John
Blackbourn
4.1
Konstantin
Obenland
4.2
Drew
Jaynes
4.3
2015 RELEASE LEADS
A STORY
Addressing Version
Fragmentation
Bluehost
Over 2M
WordPresses
WordPress Versions
80%
20%
Using Latest Using Older
For Every Site
Backup
Upgrade
Detect any problems
2.6M Core Updates
Along with Plugins & Themes
.006% of updated
sites contacted
support
Ongoing support
down 18%
This includes hacked sites.
PHP is next.
About 20% done, but harder
Auto-update means each new
release is adopted faster than ever.
4.34.24.1
4.4 is right around
the corner
Shipping Tuesday
Scott Taylor
4.4 RELEASE LEAD
WordPress 4.4
Over 2,000
Commits
Over 400
Contributors
Lots of Little Things
WP_Comment
WP_Term
WP_Network
drastic overhaul of Comment queries
Pretty Permalinks for all Media, a...
Scaffolding of
REST API
REST API
An alternative to XML-RPC
An alternative to admin-ajax
Speak JSON with other websites
Create your own arbitrary e...
NEW DEFAULT THEME
Twenty Sixteen
Responsive
Images
Responsive Images
Supply all relevant sizes
Browser picks the best image source
Potentially smaller images on mobile
Autom...
Term Meta
oEmbed for
WordPress
oEmbed for WordPress
Your WordPress site becomes an oEmbed provider
Links to your content become rich previews on other
Wo...
WordPress 4.4
Mike
Schroder
4.5
Dominik
Schilling
4.6
Matt
Mullenweg
4.7
UPCOMING RELEASE LEADS
CONTRIBUTORS
802
Thank you!
COMMIT ACCESS
2015
2016
205ACCESSIBILITY
TICKETS COMPLETED
80% increase from last year
“I cannot believe the goldmine that the
WP-API represents. Having built
hundreds of apps professionally and
managed many h...
Four
REST Stories
Microsoft
An ERP Solution
What is Microsoft Dynamics AX?
Increase the speed
of doing business
Deliver amazing
customer experiences
W...
What’s behind it?
Nomadbase
StoryCorps
Featured on
Google.com
BLOG
CMS
APP
PLATFORM
WordPress
CMS
BlogE-Commerce
Calypso
What would it look like if we created a new
interface to WordPress from scratch?
100%
JavaScript
Leveraging React
Social
Multi-site
Dozens of 

PHP-only developers 

learned JavaScript.
Version 1.0
PHP is not
going away.
JavaScript & 

API-driven interfaces
are the future.
An API is 

the key of an
open web.
COMING SOON
Going SSL
with LetsEncrypt
COMING SOON
PHP7
We will work on
getting top plugins &
themes available in
every language.
INTERFACE
JavaScript
API
PHP
Customization
The biggest opportunity for
improving new user experience.
WordPress will
reverse the trend of
closed APIs.
HOMEWORK ASSIGNMENT:
Learn
JavaScript,
deeply.
WORDCAMP US 2016
December 2–4
See you next year!
THANK YOU!
A
@photomatt
#WCUS
&Q
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State of the Word 2015, WordCamp US

  1. Word State of the P H I L A D E L P H I A , P A • 2 0 1 5
  2. Matt Mullenweg @photomatt #WCUS
  3. THANK YOU TO OUR SPONSORS
  4. THANK YOU TO OUR ORGANIZERS
  5. Kim Parsell WordPress docs. Plugin author. 3.7 Recent Rockstar.
 3.9 Contributing Developer.
 My contributing streak now stands at 6 releases. #wpmom Alex King An original contributor 
 to WordPress, web developer, founder of Crowd Favorite.
  6. LOOKING BACK Ten Years of WordCamp
  7. August 5, 2006 Photo: Scott Beale
  8. Version 2.0
  9. July 21, 2007 Photo: Josh Hallett
  10. Version 2.1
  11. Photo: Scott Beale August 16, 2008
  12. Version 2.6
  13. May 30, 2009 Photo: Sean O’Shaughnessy
  14. Version 2.7
  15. Photo: Sheri Bigelow May 1, 2010
  16. Version 2.9
  17. Photo: Aaron Brazell August 12, 2011
  18. Version 3.2
  19. August 7, 2012 Photo: Sheri Bigelow
  20. Version 3.4
  21. July 26, 2013 Photo: Sheri Bigelow
  22. Version 3.6
  23. October 25, 2014 Photo: Sheri Bigelow
  24. Version 4.0
  25. 2015 WordCamp Stats
  26. In 2015 alone… 34COUNTRIES 21kATTENDEES 89CAMPS
  27. 60% for the first time 601ORGANIZERS
  28. 1.6kSPEAKERS 2.1kSESSIONS presented
  29. 40kPEOPLE 2.0kEVENTS attended Meetups beat it:
  30. Technology is at its best when it brings people together.
  31. Moved from
 downloads to activity
  32. Adopted Slack
  33. WordPress.tv is now open source
  34. Localized plugin &
 theme directories
  35. All themes & plugins now support language packs With community-based translations from translate.wordpress.org
  36. Added over 9,000 plugins in past year Plugin Directory crossed one billion downloads
  37. 0.2 0.2 0.2 0.3 75% TO GO… 25%of the web runs on WordPress
  38. 2015 An exciting year for WordPress releases
  39. TWENTY FIFTEEN 4.1 DINAH WASHINGTON
  40. 4.1 DINAH WASHINGTON DISTRACTION-FREE WRITING
  41. 4.1 DINAH WASHINGTON LANGUAGE SELECTION
  42. 4.2 Bud Powell PRESS THIS
  43. 4.2 Bud Powell THEMES IN CUSTOMIZER
  44. 4.2 Bud Powell EMOJI! 🎉
  45. MENUS IN CUSTOMIZER 4.2 billie holiday
  46. 4.2 billie holiday SITE ICONS
  47. 4.2 billie holiday FORMATTING SHORTCUTS
  48. John Blackbourn 4.1 Konstantin Obenland 4.2 Drew Jaynes 4.3 2015 RELEASE LEADS
  49. A STORY Addressing Version Fragmentation
  50. Bluehost
  51. Over 2M WordPresses
  52. WordPress Versions 80% 20% Using Latest Using Older
  53. For Every Site Backup Upgrade Detect any problems
  54. 2.6M Core Updates Along with Plugins & Themes
  55. .006% of updated sites contacted support
  56. Ongoing support down 18% This includes hacked sites.
  57. PHP is next. About 20% done, but harder
  58. Auto-update means each new release is adopted faster than ever. 4.34.24.1
  59. 4.4 is right around the corner Shipping Tuesday
  60. Scott Taylor 4.4 RELEASE LEAD
  61. WordPress 4.4
  62. Over 2,000 Commits
  63. Over 400 Contributors
  64. Lots of Little Things WP_Comment WP_Term WP_Network drastic overhaul of Comment queries Pretty Permalinks for all Media, attached or not
  65. Scaffolding of REST API
  66. REST API An alternative to XML-RPC An alternative to admin-ajax Speak JSON with other websites Create your own arbitrary endpoints
  67. NEW DEFAULT THEME Twenty Sixteen
  68. Responsive Images
  69. Responsive Images Supply all relevant sizes Browser picks the best image source Potentially smaller images on mobile Automatic retina support
  70. Term Meta
  71. oEmbed for WordPress
  72. oEmbed for WordPress Your WordPress site becomes an oEmbed provider Links to your content become rich previews on other WordPress sites Previews contain embed code to use on non-WordPress sites
  73. WordPress 4.4
  74. Mike Schroder 4.5 Dominik Schilling 4.6 Matt Mullenweg 4.7 UPCOMING RELEASE LEADS
  75. CONTRIBUTORS 802 Thank you!
  76. COMMIT ACCESS 2015 2016
  77. 205ACCESSIBILITY TICKETS COMPLETED 80% increase from last year
  78. “I cannot believe the goldmine that the WP-API represents. Having built hundreds of apps professionally and managed many high-end clients, there is no better, simpler, way to create a mobile stack. Period! It’s the code equivalent of Graphene!
  79. Four REST Stories
  80. Microsoft
  81. An ERP Solution What is Microsoft Dynamics AX? Increase the speed of doing business Deliver amazing customer experiences Work smarter with connected operations Drive business performance
  82. What’s behind it?
  83. Nomadbase
  84. StoryCorps
  85. Featured on Google.com
  86. BLOG CMS APP PLATFORM
  87. WordPress CMS BlogE-Commerce
  88. Calypso What would it look like if we created a new interface to WordPress from scratch?
  89. 100% JavaScript Leveraging React
  90. Social
  91. Multi-site
  92. Dozens of 
 PHP-only developers 
 learned JavaScript.
  93. Version 1.0
  94. PHP is not going away.
  95. JavaScript & 
 API-driven interfaces are the future.
  96. An API is 
 the key of an open web.
  97. COMING SOON Going SSL with LetsEncrypt
  98. COMING SOON PHP7
  99. We will work on getting top plugins & themes available in every language.
  100. INTERFACE JavaScript API PHP
  101. Customization The biggest opportunity for improving new user experience.
  102. WordPress will reverse the trend of closed APIs.
  103. HOMEWORK ASSIGNMENT: Learn JavaScript, deeply.
  104. WORDCAMP US 2016 December 2–4 See you next year!
  105. THANK YOU! A @photomatt #WCUS &Q

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