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November 26th, 2012

Introducing Lift Search for WordPress

I’m excited to announce the release of a WordPress plugin our team developed to help better the search experience of WordPress-based sites — Lift Search for WordPress. What is Lift? Lift is a plugin for WordPress that leverages the search index power of Amazon CloudSearch to improve your WordPress-powered site’s search. Why create Lift? If […]

Filed in Voce Platform Services, WordPress

August 2nd, 2012

Voce’s Platform Team Partners with Automattic’s WordPress.com VIP Program

In 2001, Voce’s Platforms team came together to do one thing – build great web experiences upon great content platforms. Since then, the team has delivered products across a myriad of platforms while always in search of the best platforms that could deliver for our programs. In 2006, we had the opportunity to build the […]

Filed in Development, WordPress

September 23rd, 2011

MASH Into a Slim Jim

If you’re in a service-driven business you understand the priority placed on the work for your clients. “The shoemaker’s children have no shoes” was the cliche I often used to justify why we weren’t quite dedicating enough attention to our own needs. What you start to learn is that while you can stay heads down […]

Filed in Voce Culture, Voce Platform Services, Who We Are

September 15th, 2011

Announcing WordCamp 2011

(Cross-posted from the WordCamp Orlando site) After the anguish of having to push on WordCamp for 2010, we’re happy to announce that WordCamp Orlando is officially back on for December 3, 2011. We’re holding the event at UCF’s Rosen College of Hospitality Managementand we can hardly wait to bring Central Florida’s WordPress community together for […]

Filed in Voce News, Voce Platform Services, WordPress

August 19th, 2011

Voce Project Listed as one of Time.com’s 50 Best Websites of 2011

Last summer we had the privilege of being involved in the development of a new project for the National Center for Family Literacy where the goal of the project was to build a place where learning could be “nurtured through the power of discovery, creativity and imagination.” The result was Wonderopolis.org, a place that proves you […]

Filed in Client News, Voce Platform Services, WordPress

November 24th, 2010

WordCamp Orlando 2011

[UPDATE – Based on the poll results it’s clear that Friday February 4th was the preferred date. Thanks to everyone who registered their opinion and we’ll see you then.] It seems like just yesterday we were putting together WordCamp Orlando 2009. My how a year flies! There have been questions coming in about whether or […]

Filed in Community, WordPress

July 1st, 2010

WordCamp Boulder – We’ll be There!

WordCamp Boulder is coming upon July 10. We’ll be there not only attending the sessions, but Chris and Sean will be giving a talk on caching with WordPress. Here’s a brief description of the session: As a WordPress site owner you want your WordPress site to be fast, use less server resources, and be able […]

Filed in Voce Platform Services, WordPress

June 23rd, 2010

PlayStation.Blog Share – An Idea Sharing Community with WordPress

So, it’s no secret that the Sony PlayStation Blog is one of our banner WordPress projects here. They’re great partners and have embraced the platform allowing us to do things like contribute plugins developed for the site back to the WordPress developer community. I’m excited to give a few details about one of our newest […]

Filed in Voce Platform Services, WordPress

April 30th, 2010

Voce Communications is Sponsoring WordCamp San Francisco

WordCamp San Francisco is coming up this Saturday and for the second year, Voce will be sponsoring the event. It’s no secret we’re big fans of WordPress and the community, so we’re excited to be a part. It’s been another year of new sites and new challenges for the platform. Here’s a few things to […]

Filed in Community, Events, WordPress

March 9th, 2010

WordPress Happy Hour Kicks off Tonight

Jeremy Harrington (@jharr) on the team here has been anxious to set up an informal gathering of WordPress users in his hometown of Des Moines, IA. The idea was to encourage WordPress community meet-ups that didn’t require the scale and preparation of a WordCamp. Basically, it would be what you did to keep up with […]

Filed in WordPress