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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Committed [1955609] to Plugins Trac: Changelog correction

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Committed [1955568] to Plugins Trac: Version 1.2.0 of the plugin

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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…

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Committed [1949971] to Plugins Trac: i18n tweaks

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Committed [1949963] to Plugins Trac: Version 1.3.5 of the plugin - maintenance release

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Committed [1949652] to Plugins Trac: Version 1.6.1 of the plugin

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Committed [1949590] to Plugins Trac: v1.3.2 style fixes

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Committed [1949557] to Plugins Trac: Version 1.3.2 of the plugin

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Committed [1949542] to Plugins Trac: Version 1.9.3 of the plugin

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Committed [1949335] to Plugins Trac: Version 1.1.0 of the plugin - feature release

3 weeks ago

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

4 weeks 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…

4 weeks 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 :-)…

4 weeks ago

Committed [1938050] to Plugins Trac: Version 1.9.2 of the plugin

1 month ago

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

1 month 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…

2 months ago

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

2 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…

2 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…

2 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…

2 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…

2 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…

2 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…

2 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…

2 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…

2 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…

2 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…

2 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…

2 months ago

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3 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 :-)

3 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…

3 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…

3 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 …

3 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…

3 months ago

Posted a reply to Actually useful and practical, on the site WordPress.org Forums: @ianstudio Thanks for your honest feedback - this made my day! :) I can totally…

4 months ago

Posted a reply to Great Plugin, on the site WordPress.org Forums: @raphuket Thank you, appreciate your feedback! :)

4 months ago

Posted a reply to Astonishingly Useful, on the site WordPress.org Forums: @adamsts You are too kind, thank you so much!! ;-)

4 months ago

Posted a reply to Feature Request Scroll to Section Action, on the site WordPress.org Forums: I agree, that would be a killer feature ;-) Thanks in advance!

4 months ago

Posted a reply to Could not find settings or widgets of plugin, on the site WordPress.org Forums: Ok, the latest update 1.0.3 resolved the issue - the Elementor widget is now appearing…

4 months ago

Posted a reply to this plugin makes my website more stylish.keep up an excellent work., on the site WordPress.org Forums: @nabilfakhrihafandi Thank you very much for your review and feedback! ;-)

4 months ago

Created a topic, Support for Elementor Templates and a native widget?, on the site WordPress.org Forums: Hi there! Do you think it would be possible to add sup…

5 months ago

Posted a reply to AWESOME PLUGIN!!!, on the site WordPress.org Forums: @falcondfw Thanks so much for your review and the feedback! This is really appreciated and…

5 months ago

Created a topic, Could not find settings or widgets of plugin, on the site WordPress.org Forums: Hi there! Your plugin sounds interesting. However, aft…

5 months ago

Created a topic, Not the user, the EU itself is the problem!, on the site WordPress.org Forums: The user won't give you headaches, rather this "bureau…

5 months ago

Posted a reply to Der Ruhm verblasst, on the site WordPress.org Forums: Es ist traurig, aber ich kann den obigen Sachen nur zustimmen. Ich habe keine Zeit…

5 months ago

Created a topic, Plugin file size too big – breaks during plugin update, on the site WordPress.org Forums: Hi Inpsyde team, I am a long-time user of the plugin …

5 months ago

Posted a reply to No WHITE-Label || Not Open Source || No DIY allowed, on the site WordPress.org Forums: @benpines Thanks for your reply above! I only want to say that: White Labeling sounds…

5 months ago

Posted a reply to No valid plugins were found? Failed install., on the site WordPress.org Forums: Marking as solved as user reported successful install

5 months ago

Posted a reply to No valid plugins were found? Failed install., on the site WordPress.org Forums: @patr100 Great it worked :-) Thanks for trying it out, really appreciate it!

5 months ago

Posted a reply to No valid plugins were found? Failed install., on the site WordPress.org Forums: @patr100 Thanks for your reply and the screenshot! I just did a manual install with…

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