Meetup Summary

Plugins Worth Purchasing

Plugins Worth Purchasing

Plugins Worth Purchasing

mentioned at the meetup: https://www.wpbeaverbuilder.com https://searchwp.com/ https://facetwp.com/demo/cars/?_vehicle_type=suv&_make=audi https://wpforms.com/ https://givewp.com/ https://wordpress.org/plugins/edit-flow/ https://wordpress.org/plugins/shared-counts/ https://codeable.io/ https://www.diffchecker.com/ https://wordpress.org/plugins/clickfunnels/ https://wordpress.org/plugins/nextgen-gallery/ https://enviragallery.com/demo/slideshow-gallery-demo/ https://wordpress.org/plugins/foogallery/ https://wordpress.org/plugins/tiled-gallery-carousel-without-jetpack/

Integrating 3rd Party APIs with WordPress

Integrating 3rd Party APIs with WordPress

Integrating 3rd Party APIs with WordPress

Whether you want to display locations on your website with a map powered by Google, list events from a Meetup page (like we do on our website in the header of every page), or customize how a social media feed is displayed, an API will allow you to retrieve and use data hosted elsewhere on… Read More

Website Accessibility & WordPress

Website Accessibility & WordPress

Website Accessibility & WordPress

According to the World Health Organization 2018 World Report on Disability, more than 1 billion people in the world have a disability of some sort – that’s approximately 15% of the population. Having an accessible website is important not just because it’s good karma, but also because it can help your search engine optimization, grow your prospective customer base, and in some cases it’s legally required.

How to speed up your WordPress website

How to speed up your WordPress website

How to speed up your WordPress website

A slow website is painful to use, less engaging to visitors, and hurts your search engine rankings. I’ll walk you through the tools I use to identify performance problems, and provide ten tips to improve your website’s performance. Full Presentation Notes – 10 ways to speed up your WordPress Website

Custom Metaboxes

Custom Metaboxes

Custom Metaboxes

Custom metaboxes allow you to add additional fields to the content editing screen. Collect event dates and locations, team member bios and photos, or anything else you desire.

I’ll walk you through creating metaboxes using three popular custom field plugins: Advanced Custom Fields, Carbon Fields, and CMB2.

Introduction to Gutenberg

Introduction to Gutenberg

Introduction to Gutenberg

An Introduction to Gutenberg, the new content editor

Join us for a presentation on Gutenberg from Bill Erickson. Gutenberg is the new content editor included in WordPress 5.0. This meetup is designed for any WordPress user who wants to learn more about the editor, how it will affect their website, and discuss the future of WordPress.