The dawn of a new era in website and content creation is upon us. The convergence of artificial intelligence with WordPress - a platform that powers a significant portion of the internet - is opening up unprecedented possibilities, signaling the revolution of an entire industry. Tune in every week as Moritz Bappert, an experienced WordPress developer with a passion for AI, hosts insightful conversations with industry experts and innovators to explore the possibilities of AI in the WordPress space (and beyond). If you work with WordPress, are interested in the practical uses of AI, or are just a tech lover who wants to stay ahead of the curve on AI developments in the WordPress universe, this podcast is for you.
AI in CMS: A WordPress Plugin & The Future of Content Workflows with Joe Hoyle
44:48Joe Hoyle co-founded the WordPress agency Human Made in 2010. They’ve released a WordPress plugin with exciting AI features to create your content in the Gutenberg editor. It’s called Altis Accelerate. Joe and Moritz talk about all the interesting details that went into building the plugin, where we’re at with AI today, and what the future holds for content management systems and AI. Selected Links from the Episode Download the Altis Accelerate Plugin Human Made Enterprise WordPress Agency The 2nd "Word on the Future" event on September 14th
Building AI Tools: The Story behind CodeWP with James LePage
44:35James LePage is an experienced founder from NYC, who’s now building an AI startup that is helping WordPress developers write their code. Their tool is called CodeWP. In this conversation, we speak about his process of building their own AI tool and the challenges they encountered. James also tells us, how he perceived the progress with AI models over the past five years. But we’re speaking about future visions of WordPress and AI as well. If you always wanted to learn about the details behind building a custom AI tool, don’t miss this episode! Check out CodeWP here: https://codewp.ai
The AI Metamorphosis: Brains, Web3, and Tomorrow with David Lockie
36:42Hear David Lockie, a unique mind that bridges the natural world of zoology with the intricate landscapes of AI and Web3, as he dives deep into the world of Web3, blockchain, and how decentralization is shaping the future of the internet. David takes us on a journey from his early days with WordPress to his current role as Web3 Lead at Automattic, bridging the gap between traditional online commerce and the decentralized web. From decentralized exchanges to the power of NFTs, discover how Web3 technologies offer individuals new, secure ways to make a living online, free from the constraints of centralized platforms. As cryptocurrencies redefine online transactions, David envisions AI agents playing an active role in this new space, driving innovations that may soon render our current internet unrecognizable. Join us for an enlightening conversation that brings together the worlds of WordPress, crypto, and the vast possibilities that lie ahead of us in the Web3 space.
Designing the Future: AI, Art and Open Source with Tammie Lister
51:05Embark on a journey into the captivating intersection of design, art, and development with Tammie Lister. With her diverse background, Tammie brings a unique perspective to the world of technology. Currently a developer at Inpsyde, a leading European enterprise WordPress agency, Tammie builds on seven years of design experience at Automattic. There, she played a pivotal role in developing the user interface for the first phase of the Gutenberg editor, which reinvented the way creators and users interact with WordPress. Tammie sees adaptability as a key skill in today's rapidly changing technology landscape. That's why she encourages designers and developers to stay flexible when their approach. She believes that knowing how to craft AI prompts will likely become a crucial skill in the tech and design industries. Looking ahead, Tammie is fascinated by the integration of AI into our daily lives, moving beyond an interaction-based relationship to something more intrinsic. Her excitement peaks when discussing AI extending into the physical realm, where it doesn't just assist us, but truly cares for us. She concludes by emphasizing the importance of sharing knowledge and learning from each other in the open source community. Tammie encourages the audience to embrace the unknown, pointing out that no one can accurately predict the future, but we all have a role in shaping it. Tune in to hear Tammie's enlightening insights on how AI will change design, development, and our daily lives.
Like Having 1000 Interns: The Magic of AI in Web Development with Josh Koenig
33:08Join me for an engaging conversation with Josh Koenig, co-founder of Pantheon.io. With extensive experience on the agency and hosting side of WordPress, Josh provides an exciting look at the intersection of artificial intelligence and web development. We delve into the transformative power of AI tools like ChatGPT, which he compares to having 1000 interns at your disposal, capable of handling the simple, repetitive tasks. We explore how machine learning might revolutionize tasks such as content migrations, as well as augmenting WordPress's Gutenberg interface. However, Josh emphasizes that machine learning is not about replacing human tasks, but rather about automating tedious and repetitive work. This leaves room for developers to focus on the more strategic, critical thinking aspects of their roles. We also explore the limitations of these AI tools, and the potential challenges they may pose to the open source nature of WordPress. Tune in for an engaging discussion on the current state of AI in web development, its potential, and what it means for the future of the industry. This is a conversation that will appeal to developers, tech founders, and anyone curious about the convergence of AI and web development.
AI and WordPress: The Future of Content Creation with Robert Windisch
14:37In this fascinating episode, I sit down with Robert Windisch of Inpsyde, the largest WordPress enterprise agency in Europe. Robert shares his deep insights from years of navigating the WordPress landscape, with a specific focus on how Artificial Intelligence (AI) is slowly but surely becoming an invaluable ally in the realm of content creation. We start our conversation by discussing the exciting and challenging aspects of integrating AI solutions into WordPress. Robert candidly shares his experiences, especially the difficulties of content migrations in B2B enterprise scenarios, where AI's current capabilities may still fall short. However, he also emphasizes the potential of AI when it comes to creating a baseline for content, especially in areas such as news generation and data-driven content. Throughout our conversation, Robert keeps bringing us back to the idea that AI can be a "partner in crime" in content creation, provided it's closely aligned with the training data. The future of AI in WordPress is bright, he believes, and we've barely scratched the surface of what's possible. From discussing the early stages of AI in WordPress to touching on the potential benefits of generative AI, this episode is packed with thoughtful insights and speculation about the future. Robert also emphasizes the importance of consulting skills for developers, suggesting that understanding the client's business could be the key to unlocking AI's true potential. Whether you're a WordPress professional, an AI enthusiast, or just curious about the future of digital content creation, this episode offers valuable insights and perspectives.
Uncovering the Potential of WordPress and AI: The WPAI Podcast by Moritz Bappert
8:39Ever wanted to dive deeper into the rapidly evolving intersection of WordPress and artificial intelligence? This podcast explores how artificial intelligence and WordPress are set to redefine the website and content creation landscape. Join us for the kick-off episode of the WPAI podcast, as we delve into the fascinating intersection of WordPress, the platform that powers a significant portion of the internet, and the exciting realm of artificial intelligence. This combination is primed to revolutionize an entire industry, and we're here to explore its endless possibilities. In this episode, podcast host Moritz Bappert, an experienced WordPress developer and AI enthusiast, sets the stage for future discussions. Moritz shares more about himself, his vision for this podcast, and what listeners can expect in future episodes. In this episode, Moritz Bappert talks about: Who am I? What’s my story? Why am I doing this podcast? Who is the WPAI podcast for? Who will be my guests on the show? Don't miss out on our insightful weekly discussions with industry leaders and innovators. Subscribe now! If you're a WordPress user, an AI enthusiast, or a tech lover wanting to stay ahead of the curve, this podcast is the perfect companion for you.