woorkup is part of forgemedia LLC and is run by Brian and Brett Jackson, two brothers with a love for building high-traffic and quality WordPress sites. We enjoy marketing, SEO, and web performance.

You won’t find any sponsored content or guest posts on this blog! We’re tired of seeing low-quality posts around the web, so everything on woorkup is personally written and or reviewed by us.

Brian Jackson – @brianleejackson

I’m the Chief Marketing Officer at Kinsta. I’m also obsessed with SEO, blogging, content marketing, SaaS, web performance, and WordPress. I have been an entrepreneur since a young age. I started dropshipping CDs and DVDs on eBay in the 6th grade and have been obsessed with internet marketing ever since.

Fun Facts About Me

  • I help develop perfmatters, a lightweight web performance plugin for WordPress.
  • I develop a WordPress plugin, WP Coupons, to help bloggers and affiliate marketers.
  • I blog about personal finance, investing, and early retirement.
  • I’m a powerseller on eBay with over 1,600 feedback and a 100% rating.
  • I’m a super seller on Flippa with over $20,000 in sales.
  • I’ve written and published over 2,500 blog posts.
  • I sold a web hosting company in college, hosting over 700 websites.
  • In 2013 I received the Microsoft MVP Award in Windows Expert-IT Pro category.
  • I run a gluten-free blog dedicated to helping those suffering from Celiac Disease, UC, and Crohn’s. I’ve been 100% gluten-free for over three years.
  • I’m addicted to disaster movies, synthwave music (check out my playlist), and Rocket League.

Brian Jackson

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I have been featured on blogs such as Smashing Magazine, Moz, Ahrefs, SucuriCloudinaryWeb Design Ledgerspeckyboy, designmodoWPExplorer, WHSRScotch.ioWishpondTweetDis, Niche Hacks, CodeInWP, WP Dev Shed, Torque, Glip and more…


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Brett Jackson – @iambrettjackson

I am a web developer who loves building awesome web applications and of course anything WordPress. I built some of the custom things you see floating around this site like the deals plugin and widget.

Fun Facts About Me

  • If you can think of something you want WordPress to do, I can probably code it.
  • I can really geek out when talking about video games, headphones, or personal finance.

brett jackson