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!

WordPress, HTML, & CSS Cheat Sheets

Whether you’re joining Ladies Learning Code for their WordPress workshop this weekend or you’re looking for additional resources to check your work or learn some new tricks, here is a selection of WordPress, HTML, and CSS Cheat Sheets that you can download and print for your reference!

WordPress

HTML/CSS

Get ready for WordCamp Edmonton

WordCamp Edmonton 2013 is a one-day, two-stream conference taking place at StartUp Edmonton – located in Edmonton’s downtown core – on Friday, Nov 15, 2013. It will attract over 150 of the savviest developers, designers, marketers, and creative professionals in and around the Edmonton area and within the WordPress community.

What is WordCamp?

WordCamps are casual, locally-organized, non- profit conferences covering everything related to WordPress, the free and open source personal publishing software that powers over 25 million sites on the web. WordCamps come in all different flavours, based on the local communities that produce them. In general, WordCamps include sessions on how to use WordPress more effectively, beginning plugin and theme development, advanced techniques, security, etc. The types of sessions typically seen at WordCamps can be viewed on the WordCamp channel at WordPress.tv.

Is WordCamp Edmonton for Me?

WordCamp Edmonton is great if you’re a developer, designer, blogger, professional, small-business owner… the list can go on and on!

  • First-time bloggers can look forward to learning the basics about WordPress – what it is, how to set it up, and how to use it!
  • Professionals can look forward to talks on subjects like e-commerce, strategic content management, and much more.
  • Content Creators will be privy to speakers covering a range of applicable subjects, from effective site content, search engine optimization and more.
  • Designers and developers will be in for a WordPress whirlwind, with topics such as theming, plugin development, effective content design and more being covered.

How Do I Register?

Head over to http://2013.edmonton.wordcamp.org/ and get your tickets before their gone!