Contributing to WordPress: Moving From User to Contributor – WordCamp Grand Rapids 2019 Lightening

1. Introduction WordPress History 2005 – First Blog 2006 – First Podcast 2008 – First Custom Theme/Plugin 2013 – First WordCamp 2014 – First Time WordCamp Volunteer 2018 – First WooCommerce Site 2018 – First Time WordCamp Speaker 2018 – Full Co-Maintainer to Plugin 2. What Does It Mean To Be A Contributor All […]

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Talking WPRig and Theming in the Gutenberg Era with Morten Rand-Hendricksen

This month we’re taking a look at the WPRig WordPress framework from its developer Morten Rand-Hendricksen. This will be a live remote presentation with Q&A as time allows. If you want to learn more ahead of the meetup, follow this link “Pave the cowpath” – WordPress could be the thing that paves the cowpath for […]

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WordPress Meetup 3/21/19

Show & Tell WPRig – Morten Rand-Hendrickson (to be next guest speaker) Bold Grid Cloud WordPress Repo Testing – WordPress Theme/Plugin Tester Poopy.Life – Temporary WordPress Installs BrowserStack – Website/Browser Testing Service Grav – Static Site CMS Statamic – Static Site Generator Hugo – Static Site Generator Strattic – Static Site Generator for WordPress Caldera […]

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WordPress Meetup – February 2019

Show & Tell Grammarly – Proofreading Google Docs – for writing Zoho – online productivity suite Invoicely – Small business client management & automation Plutio – Project management Favorites – When installing new plugins you can use favorites and use any username. WordPress Plugins TablePress Advanced Custom Fields Block Lab WordPress Themes Hestia […]

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WordPress Grand Rapids – September 2018: Show And Tell

Nicole – BoldGrid Post & Page Builder Free & Premium Versions Not Compatible With Editing on Mobile Not Yet Compatible With Gutenberg Premium Designer Blocks & Sliders BoldGrid Central Free cloud-based WordPress instances for testing things out. Crio WordPress Theme Available on ThemeForest Topher – BigCommerce Provides a plugin that pushes your BigCommerce store content […]

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Highlights of WordCamp Grand Rapids 2018

TL;DR – This year #WCGR was all about people and conversations for me. Oh, and trying my hand at speaking, which I didn’t totally bomb. Today marked the 4th WordCamp Grand Rapids that I’ve attended. Last year I was just an attendee but this year I stepped things up in a pretty bug way. I […]