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Alex King: Original WordPress Contributor

Picture of the "Share Icon," created by Alex King
The ‘Share’ icon, originally created by Alex King

When you talk about web development alongside the name Alex King, there are are a number of different projects you can associate him with. He is the founder of Crowd Favorite, which build websites and web applications. He is involved in BackupMoxie, which provides website backup and recovery. He even invented the “Share” icon, which we can see on a countless websites today.

But when you talk about WordPress, Alex King might ring some bells if you know your WordPress history. That is because King is one of the original contributors for WordPress.
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Interview with Kyle Hikalea, Web Developer and Optimizer

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Kyle Hikalea, Web Developer

As a student learning WordPress, it’s interesting to examine it from an academic viewpoint, but there are some perspectives that are only developed by working with it for a living.

For my assignment to interview someone who works with WordPress, I’m proud to be interviewing my son, Kyle Hikalea. He is a Website Developer and SEO Optimizer with Effective Web Solutions (EWS) in Camas, Washington. He has worked in the web industry for the last four years, since his late teens, first as a Web Designer with IEPlexus, then managing the website for Energy Tools International,and now with his current position at EWS. Continue reading Interview with Kyle Hikalea, Web Developer and Optimizer