Have you ever thought of creating your own blog? What comes to your mind first – WordPress, of course!! But do you know who has founded Wordpress? Matt Mullenweg is the one! Mullenweg launched WordPress when he was only 19 and gave a new dimension to blogging. Matt Mullenweg is an Open source enthusiast, the founder and lead developer of WordPress. It was Matt’s amazing skills that made it simple for everyone to publish their thoughts on internet. Matt Mullenweg, or Matthew Charles Mullenwerg, was born on January 11, 1984 in Houston, Texas.
Initially, Matt used to do consulting but after moving to San Francisco he joined CNET Networks. But he quit his job CNET and then dedicated his time for developing many open source projects. In 2002, while on a trip to Washington D.C, he started using the blogging softwareb2/cafelog to accompany his trip photos and also contributes with some small codes regarding cleaner permalinks and typographic entities.