Jonny Harris




This week, what’s inspiring WordPress core committer and freelance PHP/React developer Jonny Harris.

A podcast worth listening to: 
A podcast I always find interesting is This American Life, a set of stories from America. As a Brit, I find them interesting.

A concept worth understanding: 
That human beings respond to negativity. That you can put 9 good things out in the world, but if you put out one negative one, people will take note of that. You have to be careful about how negative you are, especially on social media. People will take note of it.

A Twitter account worth following: 
@jasonbahl always makes me laugh and is a very talented developer.

An article worth reading: 
The Cost of Contribution by Alain Schlesser. Alain is an important voice in the WordPress open source project. He is also a great speaker and thinker. This article is from a great talk from WordCamp US 2019, that really made me think the cost of contributing to core.

A habit worth forming: 
Ensuring you see daylight first thing in the morning. It sets you up for the rest of the day. Just go outside for a while in the morning.



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