#197: The Future of WordPress and Calypso with Matt Mullenweg - The Changelog

This week we’re joined by Matt Mullenweg, the creator of WordPress and the CEO of Automattic. We discussed the past, present, and future of WordPress. We talked about the role of JavaScript for WordPress, their new REST API, Calypso, and more.

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Show notes and links

Dance to Calypso

Introducing the New WordPress.com

Automattic

The Story Behind the New WordPress.com

State of the Word 2015

Simplenote

The Year Without Pants by Scott Berkun

Beautiful Code

The Pragmatic Programmer

Steve Krug – Advanced Common Sense

Dave Winer – Scripting News

Joel Spolsky on Software

Scott Berkun

George Orwell – Politics and the English Language (1946)

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