Chris Garrett

Chris Garrett is a professional blogger, internet marketing consultant, new media industry commentator, writer, coach, speaker, trainer and web geek. He has been involved in several startups and has written for some of the webs best-loved blogs.


Moderator and support forum member, and also does work on the website.

Jared Williams

Jared Williams is the developer of WPHonors and the person hosting the Award “show” that is this site. He is also the developer, designer and author, a great source for all things WordPress, and also the design blog Jared is always seeking new and original ways to contribute to the WordPress community.

Shawn Hesketh

Shawn has filled a gaping hole in the WP tutorial world. That is, tutorials for folks who’ve never used WP before and wouldn’t know a post from a page, or category from a tag.

The tutorials at are well structured, thorough and at a good steady pace.

Designer/developers can now direct their clients to Shawn’s WP101 site and let his excellent tutorials teach them how to use WP.

For us designer/devs who suck at training – it’s a godsend!

Shawn’s a legend and should be knighted for services to the WP community!

Dennis Hoppe

Dennis Hoppe is a computer science student working and living in Berlin, Germany.

He loves the spirit of the open source movement, to write and share code and knowledge and so he says he has to love WordPress. :)

He designs themes and develops innovative plugins and extensions for his clients and for the community.

You can visit his personal Website (German) to learn more about him and his work.

Montana Flynn

Montana is a WordPress designer who loves to push the envelope in his work. He is currently into wider designs with lots of CSS3 and whitespace.

Ariff Shah

Ariff Shah has been helpful in delivering pretty good SEO tips and tutorials in Malaysian language for WordPress users and bloggers. He’s already well known for his contributions and tips that has proven to help lots of Malaysian bloggers, both new and old.

Ariff Shah telah banyak menghasilkan tutorial yang terbukti berkesan dan lain daripada yang lain. Pencalonan ini adalah sebagai penghargaan atas kerja keras dan usaha berterusan yang telah disumbangkan olehnya kepada komuniti blog Malaysia

Fernando Tellado

Divulgador y promotor de la comunidad WordPress en Español, creador del blog más influyente sobre WordPress en Español, Ayuda WordPress, el foro de la comunidad WordPress y ponente en numerosos eventos.

Puedes seguirle en su blog personal, Navegando con Red, donde además de WordPress también publica artículos de opinión sobre temas de actualidad, social media y management 2.0, a través de Twitter, Facebook o LinkedIn.

John James Jacoby

John is a lead developer for not one, but *two* core WordPress projects; namely BuddyPress and bbPress.

After practically carrying BuddyPress on his shoulders for several months, John also volunteered to rewrite the existing bbPress project into a WordPress plugin.

Let’s hear it up for this crazy-coding JJJ guy!

Jeff Chandler

The “unofficial” voice of the WordPress community Jeff has built an outstanding resource known as the WordPress Tavern.

He is also founder and host of the WordPress Weekly podcast.