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The day I asked Matt Mullenweg (WP founder) for 100.000 USD

WordPress Research Initiative - Pushing software engineering research into WordPress as a way to improve the WordPress source code and the way its developed

Metrics and charts to see the evolution of the WordPress codebase

5 people are responsible for more than 50% of all commits in WordPress. Read this & other metrics giving you a better picture of how the WP code has evolved

WordPress Research Challenge – Your help needed

Have you done any research work using WordPress as case study? Or using any of the technologies that WP users (PHP, SVN, DBs,...). This will interest you.

In 2008, I bought a book titled “PHP 6”. Six years later, PHP version is still 5.5

On the slow evolution of the PHP language (at the very least at the eyes of an "outsider" to the PHP community)

JavaScript is taking over the Internet – the WordPress example

JavaScript is "invading" many PHP-based existing projects. As an example, we show the evolution of JavaScript code in WordPress

Migrating Drupal 6 to WordPress 3

Learn how to migrate from Drupal to WordPress. Free Java program to perform the migration (source code available!)