Ryan Peel built his first website in 1998 but has only been doing web development at a full time capacity since 2007. He’s been working with WP since around 2005 but only focusing primarily on WP based projects since 2008.
His plugin called AnyFont was released to the WordPress repository in 2009 and it has since been downloaded 36 000 times. This plugin allows you to use any font you wish to use on your personal WP site. The plug-in has been featured on design sites such as Smashing Magazine as well as in the May 2010 issue of Website Magazine, a print magazine sold in the US and Canada.
Apart from all the lines of code and the lack of sleep, he enjoys making furniture items out of wood, gaming on his Xbox360 and spending quality time with his staffy puppy or attending live music shows with his girlfriend.
If you are interested in working with Ryan, he is a freelancer and can be contacted via his blog 2amlife.com.
His advice to new WP devs is “Read the available documentation online and stick to the standards to maintain compatibility with all the other plug-ins/themes out there.”
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