May 11, 2015 — Starting as an independent, working on WordPress.com VIP & Jetpack, living the agency life at 10up, and eventually starting my own company, the one constant has been volunteering to improve WordPress and the surrounding initiatives. I talk about how I apply what I’ve learned from these experiences, and what I hope to help WordPress, GlotPress, BuddyPress, & bbPress be in the future.
March 21, 2015 — John Parkinson interviews John James Jacoby about his thoughts on WordPress.tv
July 26, 2014 — WordPress Multisite is great, but what most people actually want is multiple networks. In this talk (good for all experience levels), I’ll explain what networks are, why you’d use them, and how to unlock this powerful and hidden WordPress core feature.
May 8, 2014 — WordPress’s Role Based Access Control? OMG BBQ! This talk is all about how WordPress user roles work, how you can completely break your site with them, and how you can extend them to do really cool things with plugins (using bbPress as an example.)
December 1, 2013 — This session discusses how WordPress Rewrite Rules API integration for BuddyPress 1.8 was planned, architected, built, and patched.
November 9, 2013 — This session is a panel discussion with audience questions about BuddyPress with Tammie Lister, John James Jacoby, Boone Gorges, Paul Gibbs and Raymond Ho.
November 8, 2013 — This session talks about the history and the future of BuddyPress and bbPress.
October 19, 2013 — WordPress is lucky to have not only a vibrant online community, but a myriad of local, face-to-face, WordPress communities. But, if you don’t have a local community in your area, how do you start one? What can you do to maintain an active, flourishing, local group?
October 4, 2013 — Anything and everything you’ve ever wanted to know about bbPress and BuddyPress, a guided Q&A with John James Jacoby.