Hi! 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.
My latest posts
In this short howto I will show you how you can preselect a facet, and hide it when the page renders.
On a client site some posts have a relationship with other posts, set in meta fields. The client wanted to have a category filter for products on a brand page. In this blog I will explain what I did to achieve this.
TL;DR; WordCamps generate waste. Since I have been organizing several WordCamps (the latest was WordCamp Rotterdam 2018), I have realized it is possible to reduce that stream of waste and make a WordCamp more sustainable and less damaging for the environment. Assist sponsors with their choice of swag, make clear agreements to only use products […]
WordPress and me
What do I do now?
- Owner nostromo.nl (WordPress support, maintenance, consultancy)
- Marketing Manager Dutch Market at Kinsta – Managed WordPress Hosting
Contributions to WordPress
- GTE for nl_NL
- WordPress NL Slack co-administrator
- WordPress forum administrator for The Netherlands
- WordCamp Europe 2013
- WordCamp Europe 2015
- WordCamp The Netherlands 2014
- WordCamp The Netherlands 2015
- WPNL Live!
- WordCamp The Netherlands 2022
- WordCamp The Netherlands 2016
WordCamp The Netherlands 2020
- WordCamp Rotterdam 2018
- WordCamp Rotterdam 2019
- WordCamp Utrecht 2018
Raising funds for the community while walking to Berlin (short talk)
- WordCamp Antwerp 2018
Meet Gutenberg, the future of WordPress publishing.
- WordCamp Osnabrück 2019
Walk to WCEU
- WordCamp Europe 2019
Why I walked more than 700km to Berlin, and survived