September 2017 Meetup

wordpress edmonton september meetup

AND, we’re back from Summer Vacation!

We’ll kick things off at 5:45 PM, just in time for most people to come straight from work.

We will have two speakers on two different topics — Each speaker will give a presentation on their topic for about 10 minutes, followed by questions and discussion from the floor. At the end of both presentations, there should be time for socializing.

Topic 1: New and Upcoming WordPress Changes
Presenter: Tammy Lee, Senior Developer, Kick Point

Topic 2: Streamlining Your WordPress Blog With Plugins
Presenter: Beverley Theresa, Social Media Strategist

We thank in advance our speakers, and look forward to hearing about their insights and experiences. Looking forward to seeing everyone!

WordPress Edmonton

Monday, Sep 18, 2017, 5:45 PM

Startup Edmonton HQ
301, 10359 – 104 Street Edmonton, AB

13 Community Members Attending

AND, we’re back from Summer Vacation!We’ll kick things off at 5:45 PM, just in time for most people to come straight from work.We will have two speakers on two different topics — Each speaker will give a presentation on their topic for about 10 minutes, followed by questions and discussion from the floor. At the end of both presentations, there s…

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April WordPress Edmonton Meetup

We’ll kick things off at 5:45 PM, just in time for most people to come straight from work.

We will have two speakers on two different topics — Each speaker will give a presentation on their topic for about 10 minutes, followed by questions and discussion from the floor. At the end of both presentations, there should be time for socializing.

Topic 1
Setting Up a Podcast Website
Presented by Matthew Ankerstein from Bee Influence

Topic 2
SEO and WordPress
Presented by Natalie Wright from Kick Point

We thank in advance our speakers, and look forward to hearing about their insights and experiences. Looking forward to seeing everyone!

WordPress Edmonton

Monday, Apr 24, 2017, 5:45 PM

Startup Edmonton HQ
301, 10359 – 104 Street Edmonton, AB

28 Community Members Attending

We’ll kick things off at 5:45 PM, just in time for most people to come straight from work.We will have two speakers on two different topics — Each speaker will give a presentation on their topic for about 10 minutes, followed by questions and discussion from the floor. At the end of both presentations, there should be time for socializing.Topic 1…

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February 2017 Meetup Recap

In February we learned all about the WordPress Customize API from Tammy Lee (@tammalee) and Shopify integration with WordPress from Keyfer Mathewson (@Keyfermath).

Slides

For your reference, here are the slides from each presenter:

Introduction to WordPress Customize API by Tammy Lee
Shopify + WordPress by Keyfer Mathewson

Next WordPress Edmonton Meetup

Join us on Monday, March 20th for our next meetup at Startup Edmonton!

We’re always looking for speakers, fill out the handy dandy form if you’re interested.

February 2017 Meetup

We’ll kick things off at 5:45 PM, just in time for most people to come straight from work.

We will have two speakers on two different topics — Each speaker will give a presentation on their topic for about 10 minutes, followed by questions and discussion from the floor. At the end of both presentations, there should be time for socializing.

Keyfer Mathewson: @Keyfermath will be talking about, “Shopify + WordPress”. Keyfer is a developer with Shopify and recently led a Ladies Learning Code Shopify workshop!

Tammy Lee @tammalee will be presenting an “Intro to the WordPress Customizer API”. Tammy is a senior web developer specializing in WordPress and is also one of the meetup’s organizers.

We thank in advance our speakers, and look forward to hearing about their insights and experiences. Looking forward to seeing everyone!

WordPress Edmonton

Monday, Feb 27, 2017, 5:45 PM

Startup Edmonton HQ
301, 10359 – 104 Street Edmonton, AB

27 Community Members Attending

We’ll kick things off at 5:45 PM, just in time for most people to come straight from work.We will have two speakers on two different topics — Each speaker will give a presentation on their topic for about 10 minutes, followed by questions and discussion from the floor. At the end of both presentations, there should be time for socializing.Keyfer …

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New Year, New WPYEG!

Welcome back to WordPress Edmonton, and thanks to everyone who attended our meetup on January 16th.  We learned about using Bootstrap, how to write posts with killer SEO, and enjoyed a quick welcome back presentation to share everything new and fun with WPYEG.

If you missed our meetup, or just want to review what was covered, here are the slides:

Tammy Lee
2017 Welcome Back WPYEG 

AJ Dyrbye, Kick Point
Setting Up a Base Theme With Twitter Bootstrap

Adriel Michaud, Top Draw
WordPress Posts With Killer SEO

Thanks to all our speakers, who did an amazing job!

Join us on Monday, February 27th at Startup Edmonton for our next WPYEG meetup!

As always, if you want to speak at a future meetup, fill out the handy dandy form.

See you next month!