Posts tagged Damian Alpizar
Here's The Reason Your Wordpress Website Probably Isn't Firing from Sweat Equity with guests Damian Alpizar of 208 Monkeys, Henry Hollingsworth of

So WordPress is one of those things that is going to be something that's not going to go away particularly. But it's going to be something that has changed dramatically from two weeks ago, like or let's say, a month ago, right now, at the beginning of the year, you know, we're we're hitting a lot of technology strides. And WordPress is struggling to keep up. They definitely do have a good piece of the developer market share, though, just because they are the biggest community and they've now been adopted by a lot of the corporate giants in terms of a content management system to us. So they have their place and they need to stay updated. What's interesting is, is that and I'll go and hit the positive or the high sides of it first, and then we'll dive deep. But on the positive side, you know, they're heading in the right direction. They're validating things like Squarespace is doing and others by creating, you know, the page builder type experience that mostly its intent is to allow you to, you know, lay things out in several columns across the screen, and really start to be a little bit more of a designer as opposed to just dropping text on a screen. And I always say, just from a general design standpoint, that we're no longer in the era of creating business brochure websites, we need to kind of create that website for the consumer, it all comes down to how you can use that website and what all you can do on it. So WordPress, just to go ahead and say it ahead of time. You know, it is that giant in a way from a developer's platform that is an easy content management system. For the most part for our customer. It does have a lot of quirks. That's number one. And number two, it has a huge ability to kind of fail on you, the more that you customize it. And third, it has plugins that are reliant on the exact versions that you're you're that you know, the plugins are set up for the WordPress version…

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Sweat Equity Podcast: How To Work On Your Confidence w/ Dan Whalen of College Hunks, Damian Alpizar of 208 Monkeys

Dan Whalen is the owner/operator of College Hunks Hauling Junk and Moving territories in Tampa and Wesley Chapel, FL.  Damian Alpizar, is the founder and owner of 208 Monkeys, a video production, animation and design company in Ybor City, FL. 

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