David Decker

WordPress & Genesis Expert @ DECKERWEB & 3DZ GmbH

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WordPress & Genesis Developer from Chemnitz, Germany.
I specialize in Internationalization, localization and small plugins development.
I use WordPress for over 10 years now and it turned not only my business around but also changed a lot in my life.

Speaker at WordCamps / WP Camps:
2013: WP Camp Berlin, Germany
2012: WP Camp Berlin, Germany
2011: WordCamp Germany, in Cologne
2008: WordCamp Hamburg, Germany

How My WordPress Story Began:
In 2003 I was on longer search for a “more dynamic system” to replace my static HTML sites. It was the time when blogging began, so I tried “Blogger” and lots of other simple CMS systems. I was unsatisfied with most of them. Then I remember coming to a blog about the big Tsunami Disaster in 2004/2005 in Asia. That blog from an Aussie and was running on WordPress. I took a look and the platform just clicked with me! I jumped in headfirst, but I failed to install WordPress successfully numerous times (today I guess it was the cheap hosting I had then…).

In summer of 2006 I managed my first successful install of WordPress (I guess it was version 2.0.2) and I was really blown away of that system. The next weeks and months I abandoned everything else to play with WordPress, before building my first website completely with WordPress for a church youth group. That was really fun, and I learned so much about WordPress and how flexible it was (and is)! Then, at the end of 2006, I made a bold decision after this single WordPress website: To switch all my freelance work over to WordPress. With that, my search for good themes began…

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Posted a reply to [Toolbar Extras for Elementor - WordPress Admin Bar Enhanced] Unloading of languages not working anymore ?, on the site WordPress.org Forums: @ianstudio Thanks for the feedback I will check this. Could you please give more details…

5 days ago

Posted a reply to [Toolbar Extras for Elementor - WordPress Admin Bar Enhanced] Unloading of languages not working anymore ?, on the site WordPress.org Forums: @ianstudio …additionally I would need to know if you are using multilingual plugins like “WPML”,…

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Committed [1982290] to Plugins Trac: Readme corrections

2 weeks ago

Created a topic, Super solid, has all you need!, on the site WordPress.org Forums: This is a special theme which exists to make the life …

2 weeks ago

Posted a reply to [Genesis Widgetized Not Found & 404 - Easy Setup for 404 Page and Search Not Found] Navigation Menu Widget not working, on the site WordPress.org Forums: @chriscobb Thanks for your report and feedback! Minutes ago I have just released a fix…

2 weeks ago

Posted a reply to [Genesis Widgetized Not Found & 404 - Easy Setup for 404 Page and Search Not Found] Navigation Menu Widget not working, on the site WordPress.org Forums: …so please update to the latest version 1.6.3 which contains the above mentioned fix.

2 weeks ago

Created a topic, Setting pages are empty, on the site WordPress.org Forums: Hi there! Currently testing out your plugin 🙂 Looks…

4 weeks ago

Posted a reply to Wow, so many integrations!, on the site WordPress.org Forums: @charly_ger That was the plan to have some useful stuff built-in so it is there…

1 month ago

Posted a reply to Really optimizes the workflow, on the site WordPress.org Forums: @webmastermd Oh thank you so much! I love it where you say "It really optimizes…

1 month ago

Posted a reply to SO useful!!!, on the site WordPress.org Forums: @mikesale Thank so you so much for your feedback and review! :)

1 month ago

Posted a reply to Great Plug!, on the site WordPress.org Forums: @fabidev Never too late to say "Thank you" - thanks so much, really appreciated! :)

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Posted a reply to Effective, with great support, on the site WordPress.org Forums: @heyscotg It's never too late to say "Thank you" - thanks so much for your…

1 month ago

Posted a reply to Worth every minute of learning it, on the site WordPress.org Forums: @heyscotg It's never too late to say "Thank you" - thanks so much for your…

1 month ago

Posted a reply to Really useful!, on the site WordPress.org Forums: @charly_ger Thank you very much for your feedback - much appreciated! :-)

1 month ago

Posted a reply to Banner won’t disappear and questionable tooltips, on the site WordPress.org Forums: The issue is now also resolved on behalf of the developers of the library: they…

1 month ago

Posted a reply to How to make custom taxonomy appear on Gutenberg-enabled post types?, on the site WordPress.org Forums: Ok, this could be solved already in a GitHub issue as per: https://github.com/WordPress/gutenberg/issues/11106

1 month ago

Created a topic, How to custom taxonomy appear on Gutenberg-enabled post types?, on the site WordPress.org Forums: Hi there! How can I make a custom taxonomy appear on G…

1 month ago

Created a topic, Meta Box gone in WP 5.0 Beta 1, on the site WordPress.org Forums: Just to report that the in-post Meta Box from Astra is…

2 months ago

Posted a reply to Banner won’t disappear and questionable tooltips, on the site WordPress.org Forums: @webmastermd Thank you for your feedback, I really appreciate it! :-) 1) For the Link…

2 months ago

Posted a reply to undefined index, on the site WordPress.org Forums: You are welcome ;-)

3 months ago

Posted a reply to undefined index, on the site WordPress.org Forums: @keithbernardce Hi, thanks for your feedback! To make this warning gone, please save the settings…

3 months ago

Posted a reply to req: Not for admins only, on the site WordPress.org Forums:@canimal Thank you very much for your feedback and ideas! I really appreciate that :-)…

3 months ago

Created a new ticket, #3790, in Meta Trac: Add language setting for plugin owners and make them PTE for their own ...

3 months ago

Wrote a comment on the post Merge Proposal: Dark Mode, on the site Make WordPress Core:Congrats on the idea and the resulting plugin! I totally would love to have Dark…

3 months ago

Created a topic, An Awesome Theme Package!, on the site WordPress.org Forums: Thank you, Team Brainstorm Force, for creating Astra a…

3 months ago

Posted a reply to Permission error when accessing plugin’s admin pages, on the site WordPress.org Forums: Of course I am the admin (role: administrator) in all my installs - I want…

4 months ago

Posted a reply to Permission error when accessing plugin’s admin pages, on the site WordPress.org Forums: @nko Thanks for your reply! I am sorry, but it does still not work. I…

4 months ago

Created a topic, Permission error when accessing plugin’s admin pages, on the site WordPress.org Forums: Hi there, I wanted to try out your plugin, however, w…

4 months ago

Posted a reply to Lots of issues, on the site WordPress.org Forums: @dryanpress Hi David! Yes, I tried all of that already but it didn't work so…

4 months ago

Posted a reply to Lots of issues, on the site WordPress.org Forums: @dryanpress Hi David! Yes, I tried all of that already but it didn't work so…

4 months ago

Posted a reply to Note: This will not work on WP.com Business Plan sites, on the site WordPress.org Forums:@llis Hi again, I got an answer from WordPress.com support and it might be possible…

4 months ago

Created a topic, Lots of issues, on the site WordPress.org Forums: Hi there! I think the idea for this plugin is really i…

4 months ago

Posted a reply to WOW., on the site WordPress.org Forums: @denvergeeks Wow, thanks so much! I can feel your excitement :) I had the same…

4 months ago

Posted a reply to Very usefull Plugin, on the site WordPress.org Forums: @danstanley I loved to read your review it summarizes very well what are my goals…

4 months ago

Posted a reply to Powerful tool, on the site WordPress.org Forums: @noriaki Thank you so much for your rating and review, I really appreciate it, especially…

4 months ago

Posted a reply to Note: This will not work on WP.com Business Plan sites, on the site WordPress.org Forums:@llis Thank you for your feedback! I am really sorry you cannot use my plugin…

4 months ago

Posted a reply to Easy to use and intuitive!, on the site WordPress.org Forums: @wchoa Thank you for your encouraging review! Thank you for using my plugin :-)

5 months ago

Posted a reply to Cool Plugin to make things a little easier, on the site WordPress.org Forums: @p4fbradjohnson Thank you for your wonderful review! I like that it's useful for you for…

5 months ago

Created a topic, Fatal error on statistics view for a test, on the site WordPress.org Forums: Hi there! Since version 1.0.2 of the plugin I get a fa…

5 months ago

Created a topic, Link URL needed for creating new form, on the site WordPress.org Forums: I need to add a link to the WP Toolbar (Admin Bar) to …

5 months ago

Created a topic, Fatal error on plugin activation, on the site WordPress.org Forums: Hi there! Thanks for making this new plugin - great i…

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