As the holidays approach, new team members are being added to our family at WebDevStudios (WDS). Let’s get to know them. Aaron Eaton Aaron joins WDS as our newest Lead Backend Engineer. He began his career as a studio technician at Texas...Read More Two New Team Members!
It’s the most wonderful time of the year—time for your company to redesign, rebuild, or simply fix your website. We can hear the the flood of questions swirling around in your head or among your team at a Tuesday morning meeting… Do...Read More What Does Working with the WebDevStudios Team Look Like?
If you’ve visited our Team page recently, you likely have noticed some new faces. That’s because WebDevStudios (WDS) has added four new people to our crew: Haris Zulfiqar, Frontend Engineer; Dave Bonds, Backend Engineer; and Allen McNichols and Chrispian Burks, both who...Read More New Faces at WebDevStudios
As a 100% distributed company with remote work employees across the US (and one in Canada!), WebDevStudios (WDS) relies on Slack as our main internal communication tool. So when Slack goes down, as it did yesterday, our team is directly affected, but...Read More How a Remote Work Company Can Still Be Successful When Slack Goes Down
At the start of 2018, Lead Backend Developer, Ben Lobaugh, announced that he was starting a new daily call that anybody on the WebDevStudios (WDS) team was welcomed to join. It would be a quick 15-minute call to chat about personal growth,...Read More How WDS Growth Calls Inspire a Productive and Passionate Remote Work Environment
It’s time for another rundown of the accomplishments that our team at WebDevStudios (WDS) has achieved through our Five for the Future (#5ftf) efforts, whereby we donate 5% of company time to WordPress and the community. We each do this in our...Read More Five for the Future: April-May Wrap-Up
It seems like every week, we have a new team member to announce. This week is no different. Please help us welcome Meagan Hanes, Support Technician, to the WebDevStudios (WDS) family. She joins the powerhouse support team at Maintainn. “I learned about this...Read More Another New Face at WDS!
It’s no surprise that remote companies are growing in popularity. There are several perks to both the company and employee in working this way: low company overhead, hand-picking your team from anywhere in the world, no commuting, no one microwaving fish in...Read More Why Company Retreats Are Important for Remote Companies
I just returned from WebDevStudios’ (WDS) 2018 WDS Camp, a company-wide, weeklong retreat. The annual event provides face time for a team that is distributed across the entire geographical region that is the US. As I sat on the six-hour flight home,...Read More 9 Critical Concepts for Leading High-Performance Teams