Marcel Bootsman

About me

My name is Marcel Bootsman. This is my personal site on which I share some of my thoughts and experiences about my work, private life and everything in between. And possibly some stuff about WordPress.

Marcel Bootsman

My latest WordPress articles

Remove WordPress REST API links

November 11, 2019

When using the WordPress REST API, it might be needed to hide some WP REST API links from the page source to the outside world. Here’s how to do that.

Books in a library

Using FacetWP to show featured posts first

November 3, 2019

Want to show featured posts first in FacetWP results? Here’s how to do it.

Hiding lion

Preselecting a facet and hiding it automatically with FacetWP

September 18, 2019

In this short howto I will show you how you can preselect a facet, and hide it when the page renders.

WordPress and me

Current job:


  • Owner
  • Develop custom plugins,
  • Develop Genesis Child themes,
  • WordPress maintenance

My contributions to WordPress:

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My latest pictures

Early winter morning

A different post this time, since it was so beautiful outside in the snow and the frozen landscape. Cherry on the cake was the sunrise.




Breaking through the fog


Connect with me online

Here are some of my online profiles. Please feel free to reach out to me for a talk about WordPress, hosting, or any other topic.