August 26, 2015 — In 2014 after the release of WordPress 4.0 international downloads of the software surpassed English downloads for the first time. This flash talk explains what lead to that and how a team of amazing WordPress contributors who translate the software in hundreds of languages made that leap possible. It clarifies the terms internationalization (i18n) and localization (l10n) and explains the benefits of writing translation-ready plugins and themes. It also gives useful tips on how to get started contributing to the WordPress Polyglots team.
August 25, 2015 — If you’ve ever wondered, “what is a brand?” or “how can I use branding signals to my advantage?” or “how does branding apply to my business/ blog/ site?” then this would be a good session for you. Establishing a simple, different, and relevant meaning for your brand with the power to inspire effective branding signals – like your WordPress site – makes for brand success. Learn 5 key branding strategies, and walk away with actionable tips to improve your brand presence.
August 24, 2015 — These last years, I had the opportunity to build two intranets for my company. During this talk, I will tell you how BuddyPress helped me to quickly reach my goals, about the difficulties i had to overcome, and how these experiences transformed me into a plugin developer.
August 23, 2015 — A joint panel with some of the biggest names in BuddyPress’ theming community. Watch Tammie Lister interview Hugo Ashmore, Sven Lehnert, and Michael Eisenwasser about the creative challenges of creating a theme for a social network, and take the opportunity to grill the panel about their views on the state of BuddyPress theming.