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
Today, I posted this image of our son Noam. After posting it, I realised this picture really makes me happy. I’ll tell you why. Freedom This weekend was a weekend of freedom. Freedom to have scheduled appointments. Freedom to do what we like, when we like it. So we went on a tiny little trip, […]
This year, 2015, I will start working more outside of my home office. You might ask yourself, why? Well I will explain here.
This past weekend, WordCamp Europe 2014 was held in Sofia, Bulgaria. A great event which underlines what makes the WordPress community what it is today. In this post I will try to share my story with WordPress, and how it got me happier.
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