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Transparency Reports

Transparency Report –
March 2020

This month I changed PDF filenames, fixed various issues including lazy-loading images with Avada, and wrote about my vision for Print My Blog Pro

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Free Pro

Why Am I Making a Pro Version of Print My Blog?

How Funding WordPress Plugin Development Entirely Through Donations Has Gone, and What I’m Doing Next

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Transparency Reports

Transparency Report –
February 2020

This month I created printmy.blog, introduced the HTML format for easy copy-and-pasting an entire blog, discontinued usage of Open Collective, and fixed some Javascript errors.

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Transparency Reports

Print My Blog Transparency Report – January 2020

This month post titles in printouts were improved, there are more options for hyperlinks in printouts, there was a lot of code cleanup, and I have more accurate active install growth to report.

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Transparency Reports

Print My Blog Transparency Report – December 2019

Active Installs took a hit upon release of version 2.0 and front end print buttons, but there were lots of new features and donations nearly doubled.

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Transparency Reports

Print My Blog Transparency Report – June 2019

This is my 3rd monthly transparency report for Print My Blog WordPress plugin. What Happened in June 2019 Open Collective Stats Hours: 18.5 (+3.5) support 26 (+3.5) copy writing 53.5 (+7) development 6.5 (+0) management Expenses: $3588.91 (+470.40) Donations: $40 (+0) Plugin Stats Downloads: 5, 771 (+1177) Active Installs: ~500 (+100) Languages: 3 (+1) Five […]

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Transparency Reports

Print my Blog Plugin Transparency Report – April 2019

Stats and discussion about April’s progress developing the WordPress plugin Print My Blog. Benefits other plugin devs, plugin users, and (let’s be honest) myself.

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Development Update Free

Why We don’t Donate to WordPress Plugins, Even When We Know We Should

Have you ever been on a WordPress.org plugin page, and seen a link saying “Donate to this plugin”? You probably didn’t click it. Nearly none of us do. But why not? You probably think you should, but something is preventing you. In this article, I explore the reasons we rarely donate to software we depend on, and what can be done about it.

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Transparency Reports

Print My Blog Transparency Report, April 5, 2019 – Private Posts, Family Search Tutorial, and Hustling

Where Did This Come From? I was previously putting my weekly updates for Print My Blog, the WordPress plugin, on the Open Collective page. But I don’t think anyone saw them (although I wasn’t sure, I didn’t have access to any analytics), it didn’t seem as usable from my phone (which is important when I […]