About Pootlepress

Hi, I’m Jamie, the founder of Pootlepress.

I’m passionate about the next stage of the web and how it’s changing the world (mostly for the better). I have spent all my working life building businesses on the web and have held both technical and commercial board level positions. Prior to founding Pootlepress I was Managing Director of Pavilion Interactive Ltd and Chief Technical Officer of Documedia PLC. 

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Pootlepress was born 10 years ago. It’s a been a fantastic and fun journey so far. We’ve trained over 5000 people on WordPress in the past 10 years, and our plugins are used by thousands of customers worldwide. I also now run WordPress courses for The Guardian as part of their Digital Masterclass series.

Our leadership team

It’s been a privilege to work with some incredibly talented people over the past 10 years.

Shramee is our Lead Developer. Together we come up with the ideas, and develop all our products. We’re obsessed with crafting the finest WordPress themes and plugins. Shramee is based in Singapore. Here’s a pic of us together. He’s a genius!

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Where we are based

We are based in Cheltenham and Singapore.

Our work

We’re obsessed with WordPress – in a healthy way I hope – and are passionate about making WordPress easy for our customers.

We’ve always strived to do useful and interesting work and that’s still what drives us every day.

Our Caxton plugin was featured by WordPress found Matt Mullenweg in his keynote speech at WordCamp US in Nashville.

Our WordPress plugins


WooBuilder Blocks – make a better WooCommerce Product page and increase sales
Block Injector – dynamically inject Gutenberg Blocks anywhere in your website
Storefront Blocks – showcase your WooCommerce products beautifully
Storefront Pro – fully customize the design of the WooCommerce Storefront theme
Gutenberg Pro – add rocket boosters to the Gutenberg Block Editor
Caxton – create awesome page layouts using the Gutenberg block editor
Pagebuilder Pro – easy and powerful visual designer for WordPress pages, posts and products.
18tags Pro – a plugin that adds ‘pro level’ design options to our free 18tags theme
Easy Smooth Scroll Links – adds scroll animation effects to page anchors, smooth scroll and more.
WooHoo Bar – a Notification Bar and Countdown Timer for Gutenberg and WooCommerce. 
Mobile Pages – create 100% unique mobile pages for Gutenberg

We are really really proud to have helped thousands of individuals, small organisations and also major brands.

Thank you very much for taking the time to pootle 🙂

jamie m

ps i’m not very good at baking

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