13+ Of The Greatest Matt Mullenweg Quotes All WP Fans Should Read


Matt Mullenweg the founder of Wordpress can say some random stuff at times. He is not only famous about creating the now single biggest content publishing platform: WordPress and also being the so called “Uberman” because of his experimenting with the polyphasic sleep schedule BUT he is also the source of many infamous quotes that echo back from developers, designers and influential internet business personas. Here are a handful of the best quotes from Mr Matt Mullenweg:

  1. Red notification bubbles on any icon, including mail, drive me crazy.

  2. Technology is best when it brings people together.

  3. I don’t have big ideas. I sometimes have small ideas, which seem to work out.

  4. We are much better at writing code than haikus.

  5. For WordPress to be world class, it needs to have a sustainable model.

  6. People might start with LiveJournal or Blogger, but if they get serious, they’ll graduate to WordPress. We try to cater to the more powerful users.

  7. Environment plays a huge role in my ability to creatively focus and my mood – for better and worse.

  8. I don’t care what hours you work. I don’t care if you sleep late or if you pick a child up from school in the afternoon. It’s all about your output.

  9. Sometimes, you have to be frustrated and do something unscalable and a waste of your time to be inspired.

  10. Akismet started on a $70 dollar-a-month server. Anyone can scrape together $70.

  11. The themes in WordPress drive a lot of design trends. It democratizes design… You make a theme, and suddenly it’s on hundreds and thousands of sites.

  12. Love is great, but not as a password.

  13. Has anyone ever said, ‘I wish I could go to more meetings today’?

  14. No matter what I do, I always come home to my blog.

  15. If you still use ‘admin’ as a username on your blog, change it.

  16. I spend a lot of time on forums, and they drive me crazy.