In our series of WordPress interviews, we covered several WordPress bloggers, developers, community wranglers, WordCamp organizers, and many more. Today, we are talking with Magnus Jepson, Co-founder of WooThemes and the man behind WooCommerce. Magnus is known for his dedication and passion. He is an “enabler”; a person who empowers others with his work. According to a recent research by BuiltWith, WooCommerce is the leading ecommerce platform for developing online stores. Building a team needs planning and strategy. With his partners, Magnus has done this job really well. The successes of WooThemes and WooCommerce are living proofs of his visionary skills. Cloudways: Everyone in the WP industry knows Magnus Jepson as a cofounder of WooThemes. How do you feel about it? When did you decide to quit your job and took the risk to build a startup? Magnus Jepson: I feel both lucky and honored to be part of a community that has so many smart and like minded people. It was about 7 years ago when I quit my old programming job, where I had to stay in office during regular business hours. I saw it as a big risk in quitting my job to work on growing a startup with two co-founders from the tip of
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