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
I am in a train. The Thalys from Rotterdam to Paris Gare du Nord to be precise. My wife is next to me and we are on our way to Paris for WordCamp Europe 2017.
WordCamp Nederland 2016 has grown a whopping 68% since last years edition. How did the organizing team, lead by Marcel Bootsman, realize this?
WordCamp Europe 2015 is over. Writing this post has been on my to do list from the moment I knew I was able to join the organizing team for 2015, so let’s get started and let me tell you more about my experiences.
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