Steve’s Projects

I’m from Portsmouth in southern England and now live in Sarasota, Florida. Here’s a list of my current projects:

PublishPress

PublishPress develops powerful publishing tools that allow over 250,000 WordPress sites to set high standards for their content.

TaxoPress

Over 80,000 users trust TaxoPress as the plugin to manage their WordPress taxonomy terms.

MetaSlider

MetaSlider is the most popular slideshow plugin for WordPress and is active on over 700,000 sites.

Joomlashack

Joomlashack has been selling templates and extensions for Joomla since 2006. It’s a cornerstone of the Joomla community.

Watchful

Watchful is a site management SaaS for WordPress and Joomla. Watchful also develops XCloner, one of the most popular WordPress backup plugins.

Logtivity

Logtivity is a service that helps you understand exactly what’s happening on your WordPress site. Logtivity tracks the user activity on your site.

KinshiPress

KinshiPress is a blog where we write about stories of interest for WordPress publishers. We cover new publishing start-ups and tools.


Previous Projects

I’ve been involved with open source software since around 2004, so I’ve worked on a few projects. Here’s an incomplete list of previous projects:

  • EmbedPress: WordPress plugin. Founded in 2017 and sold in 2020.
  • OSTraining.com: Open source training classes. Founded in 2010 and sold in 2018.
  • AppalachianTrail.com: Tourism website. Purchased in 2011 and sold in 2017.
  • Admincredible: Website management platform. Founded in 2011 and closed in 2013.
  • LakeLanier.com: Tourism website. Purchased in 2008 and sold in 2018.