OnTheGoSystems News

August 2023 – Enhancements, Compatibility, and Partnerships in Focus

At OnTheGoSystems, the summer months are a time for innovation and growth. From the latest WPML and Toolset updates and improvements to exciting new partnerships, we've been buzzing with activity. WPML 4.6.5: Compatibility with WordPress 6.3 In the spirit of progress, we launched WPML 4.6.5, aligning seamlessly with the release of WordPress 6.3.  Bidding adieu to PHP 5.6 in favor of PHP 7+, WPML 4.6.5 and WordPress 6.3 set the stage for a more robust...

August 23, 2023

One Month, Many Journeys: Amazing Sabbatical Stories at OnTheGoSystems

Embark on a journey with our long-standing remote team members as they use their sabbaticals to go on journeys of discovery, renewal, and growth.  OnTheGoSystems is more than just a workplace. We're a community that encourages team members to pursue passions, broaden their horizons, and return to work with renewed energy and inspiration. After 7 years with the company, our veteran team members can take a month-long, fully paid sabbatical. Below, we'll share the stories of our fellow OTGSians who...

August 17, 2023

Meet Mateus: A Passionate Remote Tech Wizard Balancing Work and Family Life in Brazil

In this month's Star of the Month feature, we shine the spotlight on Mateus Getulio Vieira, an invaluable member of our WPML support team at OTGS. Armed with technical brilliance and a passion for impeccable customer service, Mateus lets us in on how he takes remote work to new heights. Mateus, can you tell us a little about yourself? I’m from Belo Horizonte in Brazil. It's about 6 hours away from the beach, but I try to go to the...

July 28, 2023

Experiencing Kenya: An Inside Look at Remote Work Amidst Vibrant Culture and Wildlife

At OnTheGoSystems, a global company with team members spanning the globe, we take pride in our diverse team working passionately from different corners of the world. As part of our blog series highlighting the countries where our team members reside, QA tester Javed Hassan takes us on a journey to his home – Kenya. Get set to discover the wonders of this East African country, where wildlife, history, and coastlines converge to create an unforgettable adventure. Javed, what is Kenya known for?...

July 26, 2023

Dean Jones Represents WPML on Josh Hall’s Web Design Business Podcast

Recently, well-known podcaster Josh Hall invited a WPML team member onto his Web Design Business Podcast. The goal? To enlighten his audience—avid web design enthusiasts and aspiring business builders—on the benefits of a multilingual website.  In today's interconnected world, the value of a multilingual website is monumental. It goes beyond simple translation - it's also about adapting your message to resonate culturally with your audiences. In doing so, you make your content not only accessible but also deeply relevant. Our talented...

July 26, 2023

Meet Javed Hassan, Star of the Month and Master of Many Trades 

From CAD design to app development and teaching high school students to transforming enterprise systems, our Star of the Month Javed Hassan has made his mark in an astonishing range of fields. Having joined the company only earlier this year, Javed has already made a significant impact and invaluable contributions to the team.  When did you join OTGS? I joined in January of this year (2023). What were you doing before joining OTGS? I worked in diverse fields. I've served...

June 29, 2023

Benefiting from Sabbaticals: Discover, Grow, and Experience with OTGS

At OnTheGoSystems, we appreciate our dedicated remote team members and support a healthy work-life balance. That's why we offer a unique benefit: a fully paid one-month sabbatical after seven years with us. This month-long sabbatical allows our team members to take a break and pursue activities that inspire them. Whether it's exploring breathtaking landscapes, pursuing personal interests, or taking some time for yourself, our sabbatical program provides the perfect avenue to rejuvenate. Shekhar Bhandari, a WPML supporter at OTGS, recently...

June 21, 2023

WordCamp Europe 2023 Brings the Community Together in Athens

The biggest WordCamp in the world did it again with perfect organization, atmosphere and a true community spirit. Here are our team's impressions from this WordPress event! This year, the event took us to the enchanting city of Athens, Greece. WPML, as has become our tradition, was a proud participant and exhibitor, reinforcing our commitment to this vibrant community. And as anyone familiar with WordPress knows, WordCamp Europe is more than just a conference. It's a gathering of enthusiasts, professionals,...

June 19, 2023

Meet the Creative Minds: Our Remote Design Team Members

In the world of design, there's more than meets the eye. Our remote design team members wear different hats, each contributing to the overall design process with their unique skills and expertise.  Making things look great is only one aspect of design. Through designs, we convey information, express ideas, and solve problems.  Effective design requires a thought process that considers various factors, including: Needs of the user Context of the design Intended message By understanding these factors, we can create...

June 14, 2023

Ivan Čurdinjaković on Cracking Code and Working With the Systems Development Team at OTGS

Ivan Čurdinjaković, our latest Star of the Month, combines his tech wizardry and dedication to make invaluable contributions to our Systems Development team. Join us for a behind-the-scenes look into Ivan's exciting journey, daily challenges, and life in the fast lane with a global team. Can you tell us a little about yourself? I live in Vinkovci, a small town in the small country of Croatia on the small continent Europe. I'm the youngest of 3 brothers, and both my...

June 5, 2023