About Ben Sibley

Ben Sibley

Ben Sibley is the founder of Compete Themes.

He began using WordPress in 2010 and ventured into theme development in early 2014, launching his first themes on the WordPress.org theme repository.

Since then, his themes have been downloaded over two million times and have been used on many thousands of sites made by creators around the world.

He’s also a prolific blogger and has published more than 700 articles on this site, reviewing other themes and plugins, sharing steps to resolve common errors, and offering tips to use WP more effectively.

In mid-2022, he co-founded the Independent Analytics plugin, which is quickly becoming a popular analytics choice for WordPress users.