October 28, 2016 — Sitting in front of a screen all day and getting nothing done? You’re not alone. Procrastination? Distraction? Waning interest? Instead of giving up, get productive! Here’s 25 tried & true tools & widgets to get more done in less time.
March 8, 2015 — The huge range of over 35,000 community-contributed plugins is one of the most valuable features of WordPress.org. But how do you determine what’s a safe and effective plugin without being overwhelmed by choice? In this session we’ll look at when to use a plugin and clarify the difference between widgets and plugins. We’ll discuss how to make an informed decision about which plugin to use – and explore how to
troubleshoot any conflicts that may crop up.
March 6, 2015 — In der Session wollen wir euch unser Azubi-Projekt ,,VCAT-Edulabs“ vorstellen. Die Vorstellung erfolgt an einem eigenen Geo-Coding-Plugin. Wir werden euch zeigen wie man die benutzerdefinierten Variablen umstellen kann, bis hin zu einer eigenen Tabelle, mit deren Einbindung über die Query-Filter. Aber auch die Entwicklung von Backend-Widgets im Post- sowie im Page-Bearbeitungsbereich.
January 15, 2015 — This session talks about how to design interesting and useful WordPress widgets. When creating a mockup or building a theme, it is easy to neglect widgets. You might design or style a few widgets for the mock-up or demo, but what happens when your client adds the Calendar widget? It also covers designing for a wide range of widgets, exploring different widget designs, planning responsive widgets that scale well, thinking about animated and interactive widgets, and upgrading your widgets with plugins.
September 11, 2014 — If you’ve used WordPress for very long chances are you’ve used these features before. This talk will cover how to configure widgets and menus and possibly show you some new tricks that you may not have known about. Aimed for beginners and intermediate users.
December 22, 2013 — This talk walks through some basic customizations like uploading images and galleries through the new Media Manager, using widget areas to publish all kinds of content, how to install and customize a theme.and ending with a discussion on how to choose a theme that’s right for you.
August 28, 2013 — This presentation demonstrates the process of developing a WordPress members only section without a plugin. It discusses the code involved in creating custom sidebar widgets and templates with ‘Members Only’ content as well as ways to customize the WordPress login system to match your theme.
February 20, 2013 — Kaspars Dambis talks on creating better user experience for using sidebar widgets & widget areas and various user interface iterations for different kinds of widget and sidebar control.