If you want to be the best at WordPress, you need to make sure that you are following the conversations around it. One great way to do this is by following those in the know. Here is a list of people you should be connected with.
One of the founders of WordPress.org – a definite when it comes to people you need to connect with if you want to know about WordPress.
Joost De Valk
The creator of the WordPress SEO plugin by Yoast is definitely someone you should be following. He regularly posts about SEO and this is a field which everyone needs to keep up to date with.
Chris is a big WordPress influencer and a daily blogger who writes about WordPress, with an original outlook on the platform.
Mark is one of the leading devs on WordPreses.org as well as a web publishing guru in his own right. He provides links to his own WordPress lessons and is a pretty funny guy too.
A writer of a number of WordPress plugins and themes as well as the lead developer over at Copyblogger media. Not as prolific a poster as some of the other recommendations but when he posts, it’s very good.
Another founder of WordPress, always helpful to keep you in the know, and the director of Zed1.com.
An expert on WordPress and definitely someone you should be following. He’s one of the guys the experts themselves follow.
Best known for all the wonderful work he does with WordPress, his website is a goldmine of information, full of advice, articles and tutorials for everyone from beginner to master.
Tom writes lots about WordPress on his site and you are sure to pick up a few hints and tips if you follow him.
If you are looking for a bit of help with WordPress or want some training, Angela is your woman. There are lots of helpful bits of into on her website and she is always happy to answer questions if you have them.
A lead UK-based WordPress developer who posts a lot of good content on his Twitter feed. If Twitter is your thing, you really should be following him.
An active WordPress teacher could be just the thing you need to set you ahead of the competition. If you haven’t heard of BobWP, you should have and here is the man behind it. His website is a treasure trove of valuable information.
A WordPress expert at Treehouse and another teacher. Follow him for hints, tips and tricks.
A writer who writes about everything WordPress, she’s eloquent, easy to understand and one of the bloggers over at wpmudev.
Can you think of someone we missed? Comment below.