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WordCamp US 2019 – Securing WordPress in the age of 0-Day Vulnerabilities – Rahul Nagare

scaledynamix.com/WCUS 0-Day Vulnerabilities Recently discovered No current fix Already being attacked Reference – wpvulndb.com Why My Site? They want to send your traffic somewhere else to boost SEO rank They want to use your site as a “bot” to attack a targeted site. How Do You Protect Your Site? Protection Against Redirects Hardcode your site/home […]

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A Little Bit Of #WCGR With Me Camping

As I headed off camping with the family this weekend I was choosing what to bring to keep my phone charged. When you are a tent camping family you only have so much room. The charging pack I received for speaking at last year’s #WordCamp Grand Rapids, and the USB conversation dongle from this year […]

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Talking to Other Sites with the WP HTTP API – Topher DeRosia

Why Talk To Other Sites? Ask them questions – Getting Data Tell them things – Process Requests. How is This Done? GET – wp_remote_get() POST – wp_remote_post() HEAD – wp_remote_head() Cache API Content WordPress Sites (/wp-json) – pull public WordPress site data

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Lucky 7: Don’t Do Anything Until You Hear This – Joe A Simpson Jr

http://bit.ly/joesimpsonjr-wcgr Hosting I purchase too much hosting… Start with free and level up as you learn WordPress Compare what you need Considerations Site Traffic eCommerce Site Speed Environmentally conscious Staging Uptime Site Design Why doesn’t my site look like the demo? Setup the test data for the demo Make sure there is support I have […]

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WordCamp GR 2019 – Confidently Testing WordPress – Steve Grunwell

https://stevegrunwell.github.io/confidently-testing-wordpress/#/ Testing Fundamentals Automated Testing Reduces time + chance of human error Easily reproducible Gateway to CI/CD Test Types Unit – Test the smallest possible unit of an app. Often a single function Integration – How individual components interact End-to-End(E2E) – An entire path through an application Automated Testing Pyramid ROI for Testing System Under […]

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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 WordPress.org Plugin 2. What Does It Mean To Be A Contributor All […]