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The official home of all things WordPress in Cape Town, South Africa. We host regular meetups and workshops as well as Cape Town's annual WordCamp. Follow us to stay up to date with community events and local WordPress news.

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South African eCommerce Conference 2014 ticket giveaway!

eCommerce Conference 2014

The South African eCommerce Conference 2014 is, as the name suggests, a conference focussed on everything eCommerce related in South Africa. Designed to be an educational and inspiring event focussing on all aspects of eCommerce in relation to the local market, it is run annually to identify and give recognition to companies that show excellence operating in […]

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After being a strong advocate for custom built sites, I discovered WordPress 3.0 and my life as a developer changed completely. Now I work at one of the most awesome companies in the WordPress space (WooThemes) and I’m involved in organising local community events and WordCamps for Cape Town. The best part about it? I absolutely love what I do!

I’ve used WordPress since my schooling years, being a young blogging platform at the time which soon became in my opinion, the greatest development platform ever. I’m a self-taught WordPress’er building solutions for multiple companies and working on a SAAS application of my own, powered by…guess?

It was in 2010 when two creative individuals (my friend Mike and I) joined hands and started to use WordPress professionally. Our goal was to design and develop killer themes with a Dutchy design flavour. We love to mix and match minimalist visual appeal with high-end coding into easy to use and ultra customizable WordPress themes. Meanwhile eight people take part in our WordPress activities, ten people test our themes on a voluntary basis, and we have made global customers and friends thanks to WordPress :)