December 6, 2013 — This talk is a quick introduction to WordPress Multisite with a more detailed description of the install at The Ohio State University Libraries. Particular attention is given to maintaining the install, curating plugins, and the development and use of a custom theme, which was developed from the Underscores theme.
November 1, 2013 — In this talk learn how to protect your site from four different hacks with solid, best practice safeguards.
July 17, 2013 — This presentation covers a basic WordPress installation will be demonstrated, including:
Adding the WordPress files to your server, Running the installation and Making sure that permalinks and uploads work.
May 30, 2013 — This presentation is an introductory session that discusses steps that need to be taken before users pick out their ideal theme and install plugins. Mappping out a plan on paper and discussing planning for future problems.
March 18, 2013 — Understanding the kind of traffic you have on your website is the first critical step in making it better optimized for visitors and search engines. We show you how to add Jetpack to your WordPress website, and how to configure site stats to display analytics directly in the dashboard of your site.
February 17, 2013 — Plugins and themes offer exciting possibilities, but too many can equal too much excitement, especially in Multisite.This presentation discusses best practices to promote stability and ease of upgrading, while supporting user needs. We’ll also share tips on cleaning up WordPress and on taking advantage of some nifty new features.