Jon Brown

Developer @ 9seeds

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I live on Maui, travel a lot, play with fire a little and build custom web sites with WordPress.   I organize the Maui WordPress Meetup every month, if you’re going to be on Maui why not meet some locals and add a WordPress meetup to your vacation plans! Get in touch with me or find us on Meetup.com for more details. Find out more on the MauiWP P2 or Meetup.com You can get in touch via: @jb510 or Google+. You can also visit my very rarely updated blog: WanderingJon.com

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Posted a reply to Plugin withdrawn from WordPress, on the site WordPress.org Forums: There is no "competition" between free plugins... There are many good alternatives to this: https://wordpress.org/plugins/page-links-to/…

1 month ago

Wrote a comment on the post Request for Feedback: Should we use an email newsletter service?, on the site Make WordPress Communities:Could you elaborate on what about the current system is “unreliable“? When I ran a…

2 months ago

Wrote a comment on the post WordPress 5.4 introduces apply_shortcodes() as an alias for do_shortcode(), on the site Make WordPress Core: I celebrate this alias! I look forward to 100 more just like it to finally…

3 months ago

Wrote a comment on the post External Linking in Docs Policy, on the site Make WordPress Documentation: External links are the foundation of the World Wide Web, to disallow them is to…

4 months ago

Wrote a comment on the post New recommendations for event organizers in light of COVID-19, on the site Make WordPress Communities: Just got that meetup email! Thanks.

4 months ago

Wrote a comment on the post New recommendations for event organizers in light of COVID-19, on the site Make WordPress Communities: Probably should, since one I just talked to minutes ago was unaware of this post.…

4 months ago

Wrote a comment on the post New recommendations for event organizers in light of COVID-19, on the site Make WordPress Communities: Note. A major problem with mask and glove wearing is that folks aren't trained to…

4 months ago

Wrote a comment on the post Proposal: Financial support for venues for Meetups that run the Diverse Speaker Training Workshop, on the site Make WordPress Communities:@angelasjin Thank you for clarifying that. Needing a venue for a longer period of time…

4 months ago

Wrote a comment on the post Discussion: Safe and welcoming events in the WordPress community, on the site Make WordPress Communities:I think framing this on behavior, rather than attire is a very wise point to…

4 months ago

Posted a reply to [TranslatePress - Translate Multilingual sites] Translate WooCommerce error message, on the site WordPress.org Forums: Thanks for getting back to me.

4 months ago

Wrote a comment on the post Proposal: Financial support for venues for Meetups that run the Diverse Speaker Training Workshop, on the site Make WordPress Communities:First, let me cut to the chase. I don't support funding for this. I don't…

4 months ago

Wrote a comment on the post Event Cancellation Guidelines and Procedures, on the site Make WordPress Communities: I understood the intended scope, but there really should also be guidance for how to…

4 months ago

Wrote a comment on the post Event Cancellation Guidelines and Procedures, on the site Make WordPress Communities: I think we all need to consider if cancelation actually protects healthy people. I don't…

4 months ago

Posted a reply to [TranslatePress - Translate Multilingual sites] Translate WooCommerce error message, on the site WordPress.org Forums: Dragos, I think there may be some confusion about the pop-up. This is an JS…

4 months ago

Posted a reply to [TranslatePress - Translate Multilingual sites] Translate WooCommerce error message, on the site WordPress.org Forums: Mulțumesc for the quick response. Unfortunately I had already tried that, and just tried again.…

4 months ago

Created a topic, [TranslatePress - Translate Multilingual sites] Translate WooCommerce error message, on the site WordPress.org Forums: How would one translate a string that appears in a bro…

4 months ago

Wrote a comment on the post Changes to the support guidelines for linking to off-site resources, on the site Make WordPress Support: +1 On Jeff Matson's thoughts above. I do appreciate the stack exchange guideline to post…

5 months ago

Posted a reply to [Cloudflare Page Cache] Setup instructions could use some more detail, on the site WordPress.org Forums: Cool! I’ll check it out. Still would like to see more detailed documentation all around…

5 months ago

Posted a reply to [Post SMTP Mailer/Email Log] Office 365 – 5.7.3 Authentication unsuccessful, on the site WordPress.org Forums: Can you run the connectivity test and post that here? What web host are you…

6 months ago

Posted a reply to [Post SMTP Mailer/Email Log] Office (outlook) authentication failed, on the site WordPress.org Forums: Can you run the connectivity test? What web host are you using?

6 months ago

Posted a reply to [Post SMTP Mailer/Email Log] Network is unreachable when using office 365 SMTP, on the site WordPress.org Forums: @anilvermapes Where are you hosting?

7 months ago

Posted a reply to [Pixel Caffeine] Error with Woocommerce Subscriptions, on the site WordPress.org Forums: I’m seeing the exact same error with woocommerce subscriptions. ` 2019-11-17 00:51:42 +0000 action created…

7 months ago

Created a topic, [MC4WP: Mailchimp for WordPress] RECAPTCHA Suddenly not working, on the site WordPress.org Forums:WTH.. Recaptcha just suddenly stopped working in 4.7 …

7 months ago

Wrote a comment on the post Proposal: a consistent spacing system for WordPress, on the site Make WordPress Design:I'm not a designer but followed this (thank you!). I can't speak to if this…

8 months ago

Posted a reply to Possible problem with PHP 7.2 and All in One Event Calendar 2.5.44, on the site WordPress.org Forums: @jmsronan move off WPE, or better get rid of anything using IonCube. How is IonCube…

8 months ago

Created a topic, [All-in-One Event Calendar] Possible problem with PHP 7.2 and All in One Event Calendar 2.5.44, on the site WordPress.org Forums: Sorry I’m not certain about this, but felt it wo…

8 months ago

Created a topic, [Cloudflare Page Cache] Setup instructions could use some more detail, on the site WordPress.org Forums: I imagine, like myself, most people are going to find …

9 months ago

Created a topic, [Google Analytics Dashboard Plugin for WordPress by Analytify] How to turn off Analytify menu in admin bar?, on the site WordPress.org Forums: This menu is pointless and takes up valuable space. H…

9 months ago

Wrote a comment on the post Incident Report: Deputy Asked to Step Away from Official Roles, on the site Make WordPress Communities:I don't know who the individual is, but I'm with Carl on this. Reading the…

10 months ago

Wrote a comment on the post Incident Report: Misappropriation of WordCamp Funds, on the site Make WordPress Communities:Sad this happened, glad it was reported and investigated. The investigation seems to have been…

10 months ago

Wrote a comment on the post Follow-up Discussion on Major Auto Updates, on the site Make WordPress Core: TY. Interested in what they say, because this really sounds like it'd be open to…

11 months ago

Wrote a comment on the post Follow-up Discussion on Major Auto Updates, on the site Make WordPress Core: Serious question. Has anyone asked legal about this? I think we all recognize that the…

11 months ago

Wrote a comment on the post Follow-up Discussion on Major Auto Updates, on the site Make WordPress Core: Site owners opted in to minor updates by updating to 3.7 and not disabling minor…

11 months ago

Wrote a comment on the post Proposal: Auto-Update Old Versions to 4.7, on the site Make WordPress Core:No... Suggesting we stop providing minor auto-updates for ancient versions, and NOTIFY admins that their…

11 months ago

Wrote a comment on the post Proposal: Auto-Update Old Versions to 4.7, on the site Make WordPress Core:an awful number of people who aren’t represented here. An awful number of people who…

11 months ago

Wrote a comment on the post Follow-up Discussion on Major Auto Updates, on the site Make WordPress Core: Again... "auto-updating" being a safe process is not an excuse for unexpectedly updating peoples sites…

11 months ago

Created a topic, [Shared Counts - Social Media Share Buttons] SharedCount.com pricing changes coming 9/15, on the site WordPress.org Forums: This isn’t really a support thread, more a heads…

11 months ago

Wrote a comment on the post Feature plugin discussion: a consent and logging mechanism for user privacy, on the site Make WordPress Core:The generic use of "user" here is a bit confusing. I always think of "user"…

11 months ago

Wrote a comment on the post Should Security Fixes Continue to Be Backported to very old versions of WordPress?, on the site Make WordPress Core: The premise of this proposal though is that "patching security issues as far back as…

11 months ago

Wrote a comment on the post Should Security Fixes Continue to Be Backported to very old versions of WordPress?, on the site Make WordPress Core: Personally, I'd like to see specific versions designated LTS. There are certain versions that change…

11 months ago

Wrote a comment on the post Updates to the WordPress User & Developer Survey, on the site Team Updates: I like Morten's Questions, while he’s got a lot of them there is one line…

1 year ago

Wrote a comment on the post XML Sitemaps Feature Project Proposal, on the site Make WordPress Core: At this point roughly half the comments above mention needing the ability to control what…

1 year ago

Wrote a comment on the post Ahead of WordCamp US last…, on the site Make WordPress Core: +1 on "not live streaming these" and only taking photos if Matt and his _guest_…

1 year ago

Wrote a comment on the post XML Sitemaps Feature Project Proposal, on the site Make WordPress Core: Love seeing features like this added to core. I think yoast seo handles this brilliantly…

1 year ago

Created a topic, [User Session Synchronizer] Brilliant! Needs better documetnation, on the site WordPress.org Forums: This plugin works extremely well. I am seriously impr…

1 year ago

Wrote a comment on the post The 4 “Gets” in WordPress Community Organizing, on the site Make WordPress Communities: Andrea this is a really good document! I do think the "gets and don't gets"…

1 year ago

Wrote a comment on the post The Block Registration API – status update, on the site Make WordPress Core: The RFC https://github.com/WordPress/gutenberg/blob/add/block-registration-rfc/docs/rfc/block-registration.md does show consideration for dependencies, handled similarly to enqueueing scripts in PHP…

1 year ago

Created a topic, [YITH WooCommerce Tab Manager] Of very limited use, on the site WordPress.org Forums: This plugin name is misleading. It adds a single tab …

1 year ago

Wrote a comment on the post Request for Public Post Preview on WordCamp Sites, on the site Make WordPress Communities: We use https://wordpress.org/plugins/public-post-preview/ on a lot of sites. This is one of those 3-4 plugins…

1 year ago

Committed [897798] to Plugins Trac: Create tag 0.5

6 years ago

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