Month: December 2017

Let’s Talk About WooCommerce Plugins with Barn2 Media’s Katie Keith

Barn2 Media

If you follow the WordPress community you probably saw Katie Keith’s article on WordPress Tavern about how her company, Barn2 Media, has transitioned into a plugin selling business.

I continue to be obsessed with people who are building plugins that leverage products from a third-party and thankfully Katie was willing to answer some questions I had about Barn2 Media’s business and products. Her answers to my questions offer a lot of insight into what that life is like.

We talk about the difficulties working with WooCommerce, the danger of your product possibly becoming a standard feature, their marketing and support efforts and even what the WordPress Tavern post did to their sales.

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Subscribe to Our Podlater Feed of WordPress Podcasts


Podlater is a new project of mine that lets you build your own personal podcast feed. I like to think of it as “Pocket for Podcasts.” Using a simple bookmarklet you can easily add an episode of a podcast you stumble upon while browsing the web and then listen to it later in your favorite podcast player.

One of the neater parts of Podlater is that you can use it to build and share curated lists of podcast episodes around a given topic. So I’ve naturally started working on a Podlater feed for WordPress developers.

I’ve started the feed with a few podcasts I’ve listened to recently that I really enjoyed. I’ll be adding more as I find them and they’ll automatically show up in your podcasts app as I do.

Here’s the address for The Plugin Economy’s Podlater feed:

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